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And as they departed, Jesus began to say unto the multitudes concerning John, What went ye out into the wilderness to see? A reed shaken with the wind?

Jesus

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Jesus

Luke 7:24
When John's messengers had gone, Jesus began to speak to the crowds about John: "What did you go out into the wilderness to see? A reed shaken by the wind?

A reed

Genesis 49:4
You are destructive like water and will not excel, for you got on your father's bed, then you defiled it -- he got on my couch!
2 Corinthians 1:17
Therefore when I was planning to do this, I did not do so without thinking about what I was doing, did I? Or do I make my plans according to mere human standards so that I would be saying both "Yes, yes" and "No, no" at the same time?
Ephesians 4:14
So we are no longer to be children, tossed back and forth by waves and carried about by every wind of teaching by the trickery of people who craftily carry out their deceitful schemes.
James 1:6
But he must ask in faith without doubting, for the one who doubts is like a wave of the sea, blown and tossed around by the wind.

General references

Matthew 3:5
Then people from Jerusalem, as well as all Judea and all the region around the Jordan, were going out to him,
Luke 6:5
Then he said to them, "The Son of Man is lord of the Sabbath."

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