The Baptism of Jesus.* 21o After all the people had been baptized and Jesus also had been baptized and was praying,* heaven was opened 22* p and the holy Spirit descended upon him in bodily form like a dove. And a voice came from
The Preaching of John the Baptist
The Preaching of John the Baptist.* 1 In the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar,* when Pontius Pilate was governor of Judea,a and Herod was tetrarch of Galilee, and his brother Philip tetrarch of the region of Ituraea and Trachonitis,
the return to nazareth
The Return to Nazareth 39 When they had fulfilled all the prescriptions of the law of the Lord, they returned to Galilee, to their own town of Nazareth.n 40 The child grew and became strong, filled with wisdom; and the
Again, this reading is taken from the USCCB’s NABRE (New American Bible Revised Edition) and, if you’re paying close attention you might say “hey; you didn’t give us the whole pericope!”  True; The NABRE includes seven more verses than I’ve