What was the result of this message?


"Then went out to him Jerusalem, and all Judea, and all the region round about Jordan, and were baptized
of him in Jordan, confessing their sins." Verses 5, 6.
NOTE - There was a genuine work of repentance and reform. John was not satisfied with a mere
profession of religion. He told the Pharisees and Sadducees who came to his baptism, to "bring forth fruits"
answerable to an "amendment of life." He wished to see religion in the life, the heart, the home. Thus he
prepared a people for Christ's first advent.

For what reason is worship justly due to God?
Did they observe it after His resurrection?
What will be the experience of those who say in their hearts that the Lord is not soon coming?
23. Just preceding Christs second coming, what solemn decree will go forth showing that the cases of all have been decided ?
What is God's attitude toward the poor?
What work constitutes the fast most acceptable to God?
What are the meek to inherit?

Questions & Answers are from the book Bible Readings for the Home Circle