The nextday he sawJesuscoming to him and said, "Behold, 1the Lamb of God who 2takesaway the sin of the world!
30"This is He on behalf of whom I said, '3After me comes a Manwhoahas a higherrank than I, 4for He existedbefore me.'
"I did not recognizebHim, but so that He might be manifested to Israel, I camebaptizingcin water."
32John5testifiedsaying, "6I have seen the Spiritdescending as a dove out of heaven, and He remained upon Him.
"I did not recognizedHim, but He who sent me to baptizeein watersaid to me, 'He upon whom you see the Spiritdescending and remaining upon Him, 7this is the One who baptizesfin the HolySpirit.'
"I myself have seen, and have testified that this is 8the Son of God."