Pt2 her John’s the baptists head on a platter

Pt2 -St. John the Baptist was born somewhere in the 1st decade BCE in Judaea, Palestine, near Jerusalem he died 28–36 ce in Machaerus, Jordan his  feast day June 24Patron of Jordan, Puerto Rico, Knights Hospitaller of Jerusalem, French Canada, Newfoundland, Cesena, Florence, Genoa, Monza, Perth (Scotland), Porto, San Juan, Turin, Xewkija, and many other places an intrsting story about John the Baptist is also a crul one it’s about his dead St. John the Baptist died He died as a martyr in 31 AD.In Matthew chapter 6 of the Bible says”that Herodias, the wife of King Herod,had a grudge (verse 19) against John because he told Herod that she shouldn’t have divorced her first husband to marry him. When Herodias convinced Herod’s daughter to ask Herod to give her John’s  the baptists head on a platter at a royal banquet  after Herod had promised publicly to give his daughter anything she wanted, not knowing what she would ask Herod decided to grant her request by sending soldiers to behead John”Pt3 -st john the baptist lived the gospel in his day to day life by  helping others and preaching the word of god also by  baptising jesus christ. John began public ministry around 30 . St. John the Baptist was a Jewish prophet who preached the imminence of God’s final judgment. Also most Christians believe that John the Baptist was the last great prophet before Jesus Christ came to earth. John the Baptist is  the last prophet in the Bible who spoke about the coming Messiah. He was also a preacher who baptized people and denounced their John the Baptist also had it pretty rough he lives in the wilderness for the most part alone and he wore crude clothes made of camel skins and ate wild food like locusts and raw honey.Many people came to the wilderness to hear John preach, confess their sins, and be baptized in water as a sign of their new purity and renewed relationships with GodSt john was canonized for the many things he did for example one of his teachings was he started to preach and he would tell his followers to turn to jesus christ. and St. john would refer to jesus as the lamb of god. He lived a vary holy life and help thounds and baptised hunderds of people and he was jesus right hand man.St. John the Baptist let us show love and compassion like u also show us the way to a holy life and help us to be better people and be better then we were yesterday,show us gidence and help be grate leaders and helpers in our community pray for our family and loved ones and help us to show compassion and courage in our day to day lives