Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And king Herod heard of him; (for his name was spread abroad:) and he said, That John the Baptist was risen from the dead, and therefore mighty works do shew forth themselves in him.
and when the daughter of
Herodias herself came in and danced, she pleased Herod and his dinner guests; and the king said to the girl, “Ask me for whatever you want and I will give it to you.”
At that time Herod the tetrarch heard the news about Jesus,
Now in the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar, when
Pontius Pilate was governor of Judea, and Herod was tetrarch of Galilee, and his brother Philip was tetrarch of the region of Ituraea and Trachonitis, and Lysanias was tetrarch of Abilene,
Now Herod the tetrarch heard of all that was happening; and he was greatly perplexed, because it was said by some that John had risen from the dead,
Just at that time some Pharisees approached, saying to Him, “Go away, leave here, for
Herod wants to kill You.”
And when he learned that He belonged to Herod’s jurisdiction, he sent Him to
Herod, who himself also was in Jerusalem at that time.
Immediately the news about Him spread everywhere into all the surrounding district of Galilee.
2 Chronicles 26:8
The Ammonites also gave
tribute to Uzziah, and his fame extended to the border of Egypt, for he became very strong.
But they went out and
spread the news about Him throughout all that land.
1 Thessalonians 1:8
the word of the Lord has sounded forth from you, not only in Macedonia and Achaia, but also in every place your faith toward God has gone forth, so that we have no need to say anything.
This report concerning Him went out all over Judea and in all the surrounding district.