Because He Lives

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  1. Mark tells us when Jesus was baptized and came out of the water, the Holy Spirit descended upon Him and the voice of God spoke.
    Did others than Jesus and John see and hear this?

    Thank you.

  2. The text of the Bible does not tell us who did and did not see the dove descending upon Jesus or hearing the voice of God. We can only make some educated guesses by deduction from other passages. At the Mount of Transfiguration when the voice of God says the same thing, Peter, James, and John heard it (Matt. 17:5-6). So perhaps others around the baptism of Christ heard the voice of God and saw the dove. But we don’t know for sure and should not be dogmatic. Thanks for thinking about the biblical text.

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