Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For Herod had laid hold on John, and bound him, and put him in prison for Herodias' sake, his brother Philip's wife.

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Bible References

Herod

Matthew 4:12
Now when Jesus had heard that John was cast into prison, he returned to Galilee;
Mark 6:17
For Herod himself had sent forth and laid hold upon John and bound him in prison for Herodias' sake, his brother Philip's wife, for he had married her.
Luke 3:19
Then Herod the tetrarch, being reproved by him for Herodias his brother Philip's wife and for all the evils which Herod had done,
John 3:23
And John also was baptizing in Aenon near to Salim because there was much water there, and they came and were baptized.

General references

Leviticus 18:16
Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of thy brother's wife; it is thy brother's nakedness.
Luke 3:19
Then Herod the tetrarch, being reproved by him for Herodias his brother Philip's wife and for all the evils which Herod had done,
John 3:24
For John was not yet cast into prison.