Zechariah and Elizabeth an old and glorifying to God couple. The only problem they had was that Elisabeth couldn't have children.
6 months later
Zechariah was a priest that served God. In the temple, it was his turn to enter to offer the incense. In the temple Zechariah saw an angel. The angel told he that he was to have a child and he should name him John.
The baby is born
2 months later
Zechariah could not believe the story that Angel Gabriel has told him. So, Gabriel made him speech less until the day this is to happen.
8 days later
The lord told Mary, Elizabeths's family member to go visit her. Well, who knew that this Mary is the same Mary that had the Messiah in her belly. Just as Mary entered into her house baby Jesus, created John in the other belly.
The baby is born. And Zechariah is still mute.
Every body thought that the boy was to be called after his father but he proved them wrong! Then he spoke and said that his name was to be John.