Posts tagged with ‘temptation’

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John was the one to first announce the mission of Jesus, and he prepared the way by baptizing those who turned again to God, but there his work ended and that of Jesus began. And it was so great a work that great preparation was needed. Though Jesus had shown, during his life at Nazareth, […]

Persist in Prayer

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The last words Jesus said to his disciples before he went out to pray in the garden of Gethsemane,were these: “Pray that you will not fall into temptation.” (Luke 22:40). Peter had already emphatically said that he would go to the death with Jesus, and yet as Jesus left them on watch to pray while […]