He was trying to see who Jesus was, and couldn't because of the crowd, because he was short.
Are you greater than our father, Abraham, who died? The prophets died. Who do you make yourself out to be?"
They said therefore to him, "Who are you?" Jesus said to them, "Just what I have been saying to you from the beginning.
He said, "Who are you, Lord?" The Lord said, "I am Jesus, whom you are persecuting.
I answered, 'Who are you, Lord?' He said to me, 'I am Jesus of Nazareth, whom you persecute.'
"I said, 'Who are you, Lord?' "He said, 'I am Jesus, whom you are persecuting.
Jesus said to them, "Come and eat breakfast." None of the disciples dared inquire of him, "Who are you?" knowing that it was the Lord.
He said to them, "But who do you say that I am?" Peter answered, "The Christ of God."
When he had come into Jerusalem, all the city was stirred up, saying, "Who is this?"
They were greatly afraid, and said to one another, "Who then is this, that even the wind and the sea obey him?"
He said to them, "Where is your faith?" Being afraid they marveled, saying one to another, "Who is this, then, that he commands even the winds and the water, and they obey him?"
Herod said, "John I beheaded, but who is this, about whom I hear such things?" He sought to see him.
He answered, "Who is he, Lord, that I may believe in him?"
The multitude answered him, "We have heard out of the law that the Christ remains forever. How do you say, 'The Son of Man must be lifted up?' Who is this Son of Man?"
Those who sat at the table with him began to say to themselves, "Who is this who even forgives sins?"
The scribes and the Pharisees began to reason, saying, "Who is this that speaks blasphemies? Who can forgive sins, but God alone?"
Now when Jesus came into the parts of Caesarea Philippi, he asked his disciples, saying, "Who do men say that I, the Son of Man, am?"
Jesus went out, with his disciples, into the villages of Caesarea Philippi. On the way he asked his disciples, "Who do men say that I am?"
It happened, as he was praying alone, that the disciples were with him, and he asked them, "Who do the multitudes say that I am?"
and said to him, "Are you he who comes, or should we look for another?"
John, calling to himself two of his disciples, sent them to Jesus, saying, "Are you the one who is coming, or should we look for another?"
When the men had come to him, they said, "John the Baptizer has sent us to you, saying, 'Are you he who comes, or should we look for another?'"
Pilate asked him, "Are you the King of the Jews?" He answered, "So you say."
Pilate asked him, "Are you the King of the Jews?" He answered him, "So you say."
Pilate therefore said to him, "Are you a king then?" Jesus answered, "You say that I am a king. For this reason I have been born, and for this reason I have come into the world, that I should testify to the truth. Everyone who is of the truth listens to my voice."
But Jesus held his peace. The high priest answered him, "I adjure you by the living God, that you tell us whether you are the Christ, the Son of God."
But he stayed quiet, and answered nothing. Again the high priest asked him, "Are you the Christ, the Son of the Blessed?"
"If you are the Christ, tell us." But he said to them, "If I tell you, you won't believe,
All the multitudes were amazed, and said, "Can this be the son of David?"
The Jews therefore came around him and said to him, "How long will you hold us in suspense? If you are the Christ, tell us plainly."
They all said, "Are you then the Son of God?" He said to them, "You say it, because I am."
The tempter came and said to him, "If you are the Son of God, command that these stones become bread."
and said to him, "If you are the Son of God, throw yourself down, for it is written, 'He will put his angels in charge of you.' and, 'On their hands they will bear you up, so that you don't dash your foot against a stone.'"
and saying, "You who destroy the temple, and build it in three days, save yourself! If you are the Son of God, come down from the cross!"
The devil said to him, "If you are the Son of God, command this stone to become bread."
He led him to Jerusalem, and set him on the pinnacle of the temple, and said to him, "If you are the Son of God, cast yourself down from here,
1 Peter 1:11
searching for who or what kind of time the Spirit of Christ, which was in them, pointed to, when he predicted the sufferings of Christ, and the glories that would follow them.