I agree to the say that john is a man of his standing

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I agree to the say that John is a man of his standing since he had a burning zeal seen as the light to Christ and therefore be considered the lamb that burned and gave light which is written in John 5:35. He preaches the moral degradation of the people in his days and condemns it with lots of action and vigour. He cries to the sinners to return to the way of Christ and repent to receive their baptism which was a symbol of change. A brief insight shows an obedient character of this powerful preacher; in his coursework, he remained to be truthful and focused in all the endeavours that he was purposed to do. He continued to be a Nazarene, which was a calling from God. It is vivid according to the book of Mathew 3: 15 that John is much obedient when he consents to the command given by Jesus to baptise him despite his position as the son of God and being that he was the expected Messiah. Looking at John in the standards of Jesus. Both Jesus and John believed in similar devotional features of the word of God. Even though John did not do any miracles in his time, he made people believe in the doctrines of Christ and same to Christ himself who used the wonders to reinforce what John had initially preached. The state of righteousness has its rewards and corresponding to the state of sinfulness. The two had
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