And they said, “Some say John the Baptist; others, Elijah; still others, Jeremiah or one of the prophets.”
They answered Him, “John the Baptist; others, Elijah; still others, one of the prophets.”
Herod the tetrarch heard about everything that was going on. He was perplexed, because some said that John had been raised from the dead, some that Elijah had appeared, and others that one of the ancient prophets had risen.
They answered, “John the Baptist; others, Elijah; still others, that one of the ancient prophets has come back.”
“This is John the Baptist!” he told his servants. “He has been raised from the dead, and that’s why supernatural powers are at work in him.”
King Herod heard of this, because Jesus’ name had become well known. Some said, “John the Baptist has been raised from the dead, and that’s why supernatural powers are at work in him.”
And the crowds kept saying, “This is the prophet Jesus from Nazareth in Galilee!”
Isn’t this the carpenter, the son of Mary, and the brother of James, Joses, Judas, and Simon? And aren’t His sisters here with us?” So they were offended by Him.
Isn’t this the carpenter’s son? Isn’t His mother called Mary, and His brothers James, Joseph, Simon, and Judas?
They were all speaking well of Him and were amazed by the gracious words that came from His mouth, yet they said, “Isn’t this Joseph’s son?”
They were saying, “Isn’t this Jesus the son of Joseph, whose father and mother we know? How can He now say, ‘I have come down from heaven’?”
Then Jesus came out wearing the crown of thorns and the purple robe. Pilate said to them, “Here is the man!”
But others said, “He’s Elijah.” Still others said, “He’s a prophet—like one of the prophets.”
When the people saw the sign He had done, they said, “This really is the Prophet who was to come into the world!”
All things have been entrusted to Me by My Father. No one knows who the Son is except the Father, and who the Father is except the Son, and anyone to whom the Son desires to reveal Him.”
Jesus answered, “If you knew the gift of God, and who is saying to you, ‘Give Me a drink,’ you would ask Him, and He would give you living water.”