25 questioned him, “Why then do you baptize if you are not the Messiah, nor Elijah, nor the Prophet?”
26 “I baptize witha water,” John replied, “but among you stands one you do not know.
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    • e 1:26 - Or "in" ; also in verses 31 and 33 (twice)
      27 He is the one who comes after me, the straps of whose sandals I am not worthy to untie.”
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          28 This all happened at Bethany on the other side of the Jordan, where John was baptizing.
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          John Testifies About Jesus

          29 The next day John saw Jesus coming toward him and said, “Look, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world!
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          30 This is the one I meant when I said, ‘A man who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.’
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            • 46 1:30 - ver 15,27
              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.
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              33 And I myself did not know him, but the one who sent me to baptize with water told me, ‘The man on whom you see the Spirit come down and remain is the one who will baptize with the Holy Spirit.’
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              34 I have seen and I testify that this is God’s Chosen One.”b
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                • f 1:34 - See Isaiah 42:1; many manuscripts "is the Son of God" .

                  John’s Disciples Follow Jesus

                  35 The next day John was there again with two of his disciples.
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