Then what did you go out to see? A prophet?1 Yes, I tell you, and more than a prophet.
References for Matthew 11:9
This is the one about whom it is written: " 'I will send my messenger ahead of you,2 who will prepare your way before you.'3
References for Matthew 11:10
I tell you the truth: Among those born of women there has not risen anyone greater than John the Baptist; yet he who is least in the kingdom of heaven is greater than he.