The Forerunner Bows to Christ

John 3.32
Sunday Morning 13 May 2018 Sermon by Dr Peter Masters

Here is the exemplary modesty of the Baptist in yielding the crowd to Christ, and his exalting of Christ's divinity. Also, we see how crowds desired baptism without deep belief, explaining why John's Gospel emphasises belief in Christ's redeeming purpose (which leads to repentance).