Catholic Charismatic Renewal Center for Chicago
He is the One who baptizes in the Holy Spirit
Fr. Francis Martin
All four Gospels agree that John the
Baptist compared his ministry to
that of Jesus by describing his
ministry as baptizing in water
whereas the one for whom he was
preparing the way would baptize
in the Holy Spirit (“and fire”).
In addition, Jesus is quoted twice
as echoing the same prophecy:
“…for John baptized with water,
but you will be baptized with the
Holy Spirit not many days from
now” (Acts 1:5; ll: 16). By using this
comparison John was comparing
his preparatory activity with the
definitive action of Jesus which
flows initially from the Cross (“He
handed over the Spirit.” Jn 19:30)
and is completed at Jesus’ glor-
ification: “Being therefore exalted
at the right hand of God, and
having received from the Father
the promise of the ....
Upcoming CCRCC Events
2013 CCRCC Conference
In His Presence
Experience the joy, peace, love and healing that only He can give.
October 18, 19 & 20, 2013
1909 Spring Road
Oak Brook, Illinois 60525
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Friday, July 26, 2013 ~ 7:00 pm
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