Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The baptism of John, whence was it? from heaven, or of men? And they reasoned with themselves, saying, If we shall say, From heaven; he will say unto us, Why did ye not then believe him?
Now in those days comes John, the Immerser, preaching in the wilderness of Judaea,
And, as these were going, Jesus began to say to the multitudes concerning John, "What went ye out into the wilderness to behold? a reed shaken by the wind?
but I say to you that Elijah already came, and they recognized him not, but did with him whatsoever they wished: so also the Son of Man is about to suffer by them."
The beginning of the Gospel of Jesus Christ, God's Son.
And they come again into Jerusalem. And, as He was walking about in the temple, the high priests and the scribes and the elders come to Him;
And there appeared to him an angel of the Lord, standing on the right side of the altar of incense.
in the high priesthood of Annas and Caiaphas, the word of God came to John, the son of Zacharias, in the wilderness;
I say to you, among those born of women there is no one greater than John; but the least in the Kingdom of God is greater than he."
There was a man sent from God, whose name was John.
And they came to John, and said to him, "Rabbi, He Who was with you beyond the Jordan, to Whom you have borne testimony, behold, He is immersing, and all are coming to Him."
But they were silent. And, taking hold of him, He healed him, and let him go;