The Voice of John the Baptist
Today we hear that most iconic of Advent voices, that of John the Baptist. John is something of a load-bearing character in the arc of scripture -- he embodies the whole prophetic tradition of God's covenantal people, a tradition always pointing to God's promises and God acting. What then does John's voice -- his demanding call for repentance and return -- mean for us in Advent in particular and the Christian life more generally?
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