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St. John the Baptist and the Dead Sea Scrolls

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John the Baptist is the forerunner of Christ—he is the last Old Testament prophet and the bridge to the New and Everlasting Covenant. And yet, what do we know of John the Baptist? What role does he play in our faith today? Learn more on this episode of The Road to Emmaus, with special guest John Bergsma.  

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In Jesus and the Dead Sea Scrolls, John Bergsma gives a link between the Old and New Testaments. 

John the Baptist ushered in the Kingdom, the Kingdom which is the focus of Matthew’s Gospel. Edward Sri offers an introduction to this important idea in God with Us: Encountering Jesus in the Gospel of Matthew 

The Baptism of Jesus in the Jordan is a familiar story, but do you know the significance of this episode? Learn more in this free blog post.  

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