Try out the new BibleStudyTools.com. Click here!

John 1:22-32 (New International Version)

View In My Bible
22 Finally they said, "Who are you? Give us an answer to take back to those who sent us. What do you say about yourself ?" 23 John replied in the words of Isaiah the prophet, "I am the voice of one calling in the desert,1 'Make straight the way for the Lord.' "a2 24 Now some Pharisees who had been sent 25 questioned him, "Why then do you baptize if you are not the Christ, nor Elijah, nor the Prophet?" 26 "I baptize withb water,"3 John replied, "but among you stands one you do not know. 27 He is the one who comes after me,4 the thongs of whose sandals I am not worthy to untie."5 28 This all happened at Bethany on the other side of the Jordan,6 where John was baptizing.

Jesus the Lamb of God

29 The next day John saw Jesus coming toward him and said, "Look, the Lamb of God,7 who takes away the sin of the world!8 30 This is the one I meant when I said, 'A man who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'9 31 I myself did not know him, but the reason I came baptizing with water was that he might be revealed to Israel." 32 Then John gave this testimony: "I saw the Spirit come down from heaven as a dove and remain on him.10
Link Options
More Options
[X]