This sermon is based on Mark 1:13, the story of Jesus’ temptation in the wilderness with Satan and the wild beasts. It examines the wild beasts of temptation in our lives and how Jesus gives us the power to overcome them. (The First Sunday in Lent-Year
Sermon on Mark 1:9-15
March 1, 2009
The Rev. J. Curtis Goforth, O.S.L.
9In those days Jesus came from Nazareth of Galilee
and was baptized by John in the Jordan. 10And just as he was coming up out of the water,
he saw the heavens torn apart and the Spirit