161Johnanswered and said to them all, "As for me, I baptize you with water; but One is coming who is mightier than I, and I am not fit to untie the thong of His sandals; He will baptize you awith the HolySpirit and fire.
"His 2winnowingfork is in His hand to thoroughlyclear His threshingfloor, and to gather the wheat into His barn; but He will burn up the chaff with 3unquenchablefire."
18So with manyotherexhortations he preached the gospel to the people.
But when 4Herod the tetrarch was reprimanded by him because of 5Herodias, his brother'swife, and because of all the wickedthingswhich6Herod had done,
Herod alsoaddedthis to them all: 7he lockedJohn up in prison.
218Nowwhenall the people were baptized, Jesus was alsobaptized, and while He was 9praying, heaven was opened,
and the HolySpiritdescended upon Him in bodilyformlike a dove, and a voicecame out of heaven, "10You are My belovedSon, in You I amwell-pleased."
2311When He began His ministry, JesusHimself was aboutthirtyyears of age, being, bas was supposed, the son of 12Joseph, cthe son of dEli,
the son of Matthat, the son of Levi, the son of Melchi, the son of Jannai, the son of Joseph,
the son of Mattathias, the son of Amos, the son of Nahum, the son of eHesli, the son of Naggai,
the son of Maath, the son of Mattathias, the son of Semein, the son of Josech, the son of Joda,