And he came into all the country about Jordan, preaching the baptism of repentance for the remission of sins;
Then Jerusalem and all Judaea and all the region round about Jordan went out to him
I indeed baptize you in water unto repentance, but he that comes after me is mightier than I, whose shoes I am not worthy to bear; he shall baptize you in the Holy Spirit and fire,
John baptized in the wilderness and preached the baptism of repentance for remission of sins.
And I knew him not; but that he should be made manifest to Israel, therefore am I come baptizing with water.
And they came unto John and said unto him, Rabbi, he that was with thee beyond Jordan of whom thou gave witness, behold, the same baptizes, and all men come to him.
John, having first proclaimed before his coming, the baptism of repentance to all the people of Israel.
Then said Paul, John verily baptized with the baptism of repentance, saying unto the people that they should believe on him who should come after him, that is, on Christ, Jesus.