Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And all the country of Judea was going out to him, and all the people of Jerusalem; and they were being baptized by him in the Jordan River, confessing their sins.
So it was
broken on that day, and thus the afflicted of the flock who were watching me realized that it was the word of the Lord.
And they came to John and said to him, “
Rabbi, He who was with you beyond the Jordan, to whom you have testified, behold, He is baptizing and all are coming to Him.”
If we let Him go on like this, all men will believe in Him, and the Romans will come and take away both our
place and our nation.”
So the Pharisees said to one another, “You see that you are not doing any good; look, the world has gone after Him.”