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The Bending Low of the Son of God

Cycle AChristmasWeek Baptism of the Lord

by Bishop Robert BarronJanuary 13, 2008

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The feast of the Baptism of the Lord is a celebration of God's great humility. In order to rescue us sinners, God the Son bent low and stood with us in the muck and mud of our dysfuction. This was so that he could draw us up to his glory.