"Because we have set our hope on the living God, who is the savior of all, especially of those who believe." 1 Tim 4:10
He went back across the Jordan to the place where John first baptized, and there he remained. Many came to him and said, “John performed no sign, but everything John said about this man was true.” And many there began to believe in him. John 10:40-42
And the Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us, and we saw his glory, the glory as of the Father’s only Son, full of grace and truth. John 1:14
...the angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream and said, “Joseph, son of David, do not be afraid to take Mary your wife into your home. For it is through the holy Spirit that this child has been conceived in her. She will bear a son and you are to name him Jesus, because he will save his people from their sins.” Mt 1:20-21
"And you, child, will be called prophet of the Most High, for you will go before the Lord to prepare his ways..." Luke 1:76
Image by Fr Lawrence Lew, O.P. @Flickr: This statue of John the Baptizer stands overlooking Rosary Square in Lourdes, France.
"Blessed are you who believed that what was spoken to you by the Lord would be fulfilled.” Luke 1:45
Tomorrow is the Sunday of the Announcement to Zechariah.
"But the angel said to him, “Do not be afraid, Zechariah, because your prayer has been heard." Luke 1-13