Father Speech You Want to Know

Father Speech We Should Know

It is a privilege that we can pick out the distinct voice of the Father in Scripture. Of course there is the notable utterance like the baptism saying “This is my Son, pay attention to him”, and then there are the dozens of words spoken by the Saviour, which we know are words he heard from the Father (John 8:28,12:49). Father speech is rare indeed outside of the narratives. It is a bit of a supernova when Yeshua cites a portion of Scripture where the Father speaks to the Son about John the Baprist.

This is he of whom it is written, “‘Behold, I send my messenger before your face, who will prepare your way before you.’

Luke 7:27

John is the one about whom the Father, in speaking to the Son, says

“I am sending a messenger ahead of you…”