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Luke 1: 5-25 – Annunciation of the Birth of John the Baptist: Part II | CHRISTWICK
In Lk 1: 15, the angel announces the greatness of John the Baptist (Cf. Lk 7: 28) and the type of ascetical and spirit-filled life he will lead. John the Baptist’s abstention from wine and strong drinks may indicate that he is set apart, like Samson and Samuel, for the Lord by a Nazirite vow …