Parallel Bible results for John 1:19-34

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John 1:19-34

CSB 19 This is John's testimony when the Jews from Jerusalem sent priests and Levites to ask him, "Who are you?" NIV 19 Now this was John's testimony when the Jews of Jerusalem sent priests and Levites to ask him who he was. CSB 20 He did not refuse to answer, but he declared: "I am not the Messiah." NIV 20 He did not fail to confess, but confessed freely, "I am not the Christ. " CSB 21 "What then?" they asked him. "Are you Elijah?" "I am not," he said. "Are you the Prophet?" "No," he answered. NIV 21 They asked him, "Then who are you? Are you Elijah?" He said, "I am not." "Are you the Prophet?" He answered, "No." CSB 22 "Who are you, then?" they asked. "We need to give an answer to those who sent us. What can you tell us 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 ?" CSB 23 He said, "I am a voice of one crying out in the wilderness: Make straight the way of the Lord -just as Isaiah the prophet said." 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.' " CSB 24 Now they had been sent from the Pharisees. NIV 24 Now some Pharisees who had been sent CSB 25 So they asked him, "Why then do you baptize if you aren't the Messiah, or Elijah, or the Prophet?" NIV 25 questioned him, "Why then do you baptize if you are not the Christ, nor Elijah, nor the Prophet?" CSB 26 "I baptize with water," John answered them. "Someone stands among you, but you don't know [Him]. NIV 26 "I baptize with water," John replied, "but among you stands one you do not know. CSB 27 He is the One coming after me, whose sandal strap I'm 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." CSB 28 All this happened in Bethany across the Jordan, where John was baptizing. NIV 28 This all happened at Bethany on the other side of the Jordan, where John was baptizing. CSB 29 The next day John saw Jesus coming toward him and said, "Here is the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world! NIV 29 The next day John saw Jesus coming toward him and said, "Look, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world! CSB 30 This is the One I told you about: 'After me comes a man who has surpassed me, because He existed before me.' NIV 30 This is the one I meant when I said, 'A man who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.' CSB 31 I didn't know Him, but I came baptizing with water so He might be revealed to Israel." NIV 31 I myself did not know him, but the reason I came baptizing with water was that he might be revealed to Israel." CSB 32 And John testified, "I watched the Spirit descending from heaven like a dove, and He rested on Him. NIV 32 Then John gave this testimony: "I saw the Spirit come down from heaven as a dove and remain on him. CSB 33 I didn't know Him, but He who sent me to baptize with water told me, 'The One you see the Spirit descending and resting on-He is the One who baptizes with the Holy Spirit.' NIV 33 I would not have known him, except that the one who sent me to baptize with water told me, 'The man on whom you see the Spirit come down and remain is he who will baptize with the Holy Spirit.' CSB 34 I have seen and testified that He is the Son of God!" NIV 34 I have seen and I testify that this is the Son of God."