Pastor of the Church of St. Anselm in the Wayside section of Tinton Falls, New Jersey, Fr. Gene offers thoughts on the Church's liturgy, news, and recent happenings.
Sunday, January 11, 2009
Baptism of the Lord
A beautiful icon of today's feast. His baptism reminds us that in those waters, we all become brothers and sisters. Our dying and rising in the waters of baptism give us all a claim to the blessing of God who says to each of us: "You are my beloved child...In you I am well-pleased!"