The Man from the Wilderness – Part II

john the baptist 2How did John the Baptist face persecution, discouragement, doubts, and finally the beheading and martyrdom? Why did Jesus attribute John with such unusual and lofty praise by referring to John with names like Moses, Elijah or David? Assuredly I say to you, among those born of women there has not been one greater than John the Baptist” (John 11:11)? Surely, you have asked these questions many times yourselves. Continue reading