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John 1:19-28

NIV 19 Now this was John's testimony when the Jews of Jerusalem sent priests and Levites to ask him who he was. NIV 19 Now this was John's testimony when the Jews of Jerusalem sent priests and Levites to ask him who he was. NIV 20 He did not fail to confess, but confessed freely, "I am not the Christ. " NIV 20 He did not fail to confess, but confessed freely, "I am not the Christ. " NIV 21 They asked him, "Then who are you? Are you Elijah?" He said, "I am not." "Are you the Prophet?" He answered, "No." NIV 21 They asked him, "Then who are you? Are you Elijah?" He said, "I am not." "Are you the Prophet?" He answered, "No." NIV 22 Finally they said, "Who are you? Give us an answer to take back to those who sent us. What do you say about yourself ?" NIV 22 Finally they said, "Who are you? Give us an answer to take back to those who sent us. What do you say about yourself ?" NIV 23 John replied in the words of Isaiah the prophet, "I am the voice of one calling in the desert, 'Make straight the way for the Lord.' " NIV 23 John replied in the words of Isaiah the prophet, "I am the voice of one calling in the desert, 'Make straight the way for the Lord.' " NIV 24 Now some Pharisees who had been sent NIV 24 Now some Pharisees who had been sent NIV 25 questioned him, "Why then do you baptize if you are not the Christ, nor Elijah, nor the Prophet?" NIV 25 questioned him, "Why then do you baptize if you are not the Christ, nor Elijah, nor the Prophet?" NIV 26 "I baptize with water," John replied, "but among you stands one you do not know. NIV 26 "I baptize with water," John replied, "but among you stands one you do not know. NIV 27 He is the one who comes after me, the thongs of whose sandals I am not worthy to untie." NIV 27 He is the one who comes after me, the thongs of whose sandals I am not worthy to untie." NIV 28 This all happened at Bethany on the other side of the Jordan, where John was baptizing. NIV 28 This all happened at Bethany on the other side of the Jordan, where John was baptizing.