Parallel Bible results for Luke 3:15-22

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Luke 3:15-22

CEB 15 The people were filled with expectation, and everyone wondered whether John might be the Christ. NRS 15 As the people were filled with expectation, and all were questioning in their hearts concerning John, whether he might be the Messiah, CEB 16 John replied to them all, "I baptize you with water, but the one who is more powerful than me is coming. I'm not worthy to loosen the strap of his sandals. He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire. NRS 16 John answered all of them by saying, "I baptize you with water; but one who is more powerful than I is coming; I am not worthy to untie the thong of his sandals. He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire. CEB 17 The shovel he uses to sift the wheat from the husks is in his hands. He will clean out his threshing area and bring the wheat into his barn. But he will burn the husks with a fire that can't be put out." NRS 17 His winnowing fork is in his hand, to clear his threshing floor and to gather the wheat into his granary; but the chaff he will burn with unquenchable fire." CEB 18 With many other words John appealed to them, proclaiming good news to the people. NRS 18 So, with many other exhortations, he proclaimed the good news to the people. CEB 19 But Herod the ruler had been criticized harshly by John because of Herodias, Herod's brother's wife, and because of all the evil he had done. NRS 19 But Herod the ruler, who had been rebuked by him because of Herodias, his brother's wife, and because of all the evil things that Herod had done, CEB 20 He added this to the list of his evil deeds: he locked John up in prison. NRS 20 added to them all by shutting up John in prison. CEB 21 When everyone was being baptized, Jesus also was baptized. While he was praying, heaven was opened NRS 21 Now when all the people were baptized, and when Jesus also had been baptized and was praying, the heaven was opened, CEB 22 and the Holy Spirit came down on him in bodily form like a dove. And there was a voice from heaven: "You are my Son, whom I dearly love; in you I find happiness." NRS 22 and the Holy Spirit descended upon him in bodily form like a dove. And a voice came from heaven, "You are my Son, the Beloved; with you I am well pleased."