Luke 3:1-20 KJV

1 Now in the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar, Pontius Pilate being governor of Judaea, and Herod being tetrarcha of Galilee, and his brother Philip tetrarch of Ituraea and of the region of Trachonitis, and Lysanias the tetrarch of Abilene,

References for Luke 3:1

    • l 3:1 - tetrarch: or, governor of four provinces
      4 As it is written in the book of the words of Esaias the prophet, saying , The voice of one crying in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the Lord, make his paths straight.
      5 Every valley shall be filled , and every mountain and hill shall be brought low ; and the crooked shall be made straight, and the rough ways shall be made smooth;
      6 And all flesh shall see the salvation of God.
      7 Then said he to the multitude that came forth to be baptized of him, O generation of vipers, who hath warned you to flee from the wrath to come ?
      10 And the people asked him, saying , What shall we do then?
      11 He answereth and saith unto them, He that hath two coats, let him impart to him that hath none; and he that hath meat, let him do likewise.
      13 And he said unto them, Exact no more than that which is appointed you.
      14 And the soldiers likewise demanded of him, saying , And what shall we do ? And he said unto them, Do violenceb to no man, neither accuse any falsely ; and be content with your wages.

      References for Luke 3:14

        • m 3:14 - Do violence...: or, Put no man in fear
          15 And as the people were in expectation ,c and all men mused in their hearts of John, whether he were the Christ, or not;

          References for Luke 3:15

            • n 3:15 - in expectation: or, in suspense
              16 John answered , saying unto them all, I indeed baptize you with water; but one mightier than I cometh , the latchet of whose * shoes I am not worthy to unloose : he shall baptize you with the Holy Ghost and with fire:
              17 Whose fan is in his hand, and he will throughly purge his floor, and will gather the wheat into his garner; but the chaff he will burn with fire unquenchable.