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Luke 3:1 NIV

John the Baptist Prepares the Way

1 In the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar—when Pontius Pilate was governor of Judea, Herod tetrarch of Galilee, his brother Philip tetrarch of Iturea and Traconitis, and Lysanias tetrarch of Abilene—

References for Luke 3:1

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  • a 3:6 - Isaiah 40:3-5
  • b 3:16 - Or "in"
  • c 3:16 - Or "in"
  • d 3:32 - Some early manuscripts "Sala"
  • e 3:33 - Some manuscripts "Amminadab, the son of Admin, the son of Arni" ; other manuscripts vary widely.