Luke 20:1-6 ESV

The Authority of Jesus Challenged

1 1One day, 2as Jesusa was teaching the people in the temple and preaching the gospel, 3the chief priests and the scribes with the elders came up

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      2 and said to him, "Tell us 4by what authority you do these things, or who it is that gave you this authority."

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      3 He answered them, "I also will ask you a question. Now tell me,
      4 was the baptism of John 5from heaven or from man?"

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      5 And they discussed it with one another, saying, "If we say, 'From heaven,' he will say, 6'Why did you not believe him?'

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      6 But if we say, 'From man,' all the people will stone us to death, for they are convinced that John was 7a prophet."

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