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This is the area that Jesus and John the Baptist actually walked.
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"Then Jesus came from Galilee to John at the Jordan to be baptized by him." Matthew 3:13
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"John tried to prevent him, saying, “I need to be baptized by you, and yet you are coming to me?" Matthew 3:14
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"Jesus said to him in reply, “Allow it now, for thus it is fitting for us to fulfill all righteousness.” Then he allowed him." Matthew 3:15
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As sign giving some description to the site.
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For being 'saved' in a 'practical' way.
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Jordan River
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A mosaic map of the site and it's surrounding area.
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Words can't describe
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Interesting that the grounds are covered in thorns...
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A Cross that's erected about a half mile from the Baptism site at sunrise.
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