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Mark 6:14-29

NIV 14 King Herod heard about this, for Jesus' name had become well known. Some were saying, "John the Baptist has been raised from the dead, and that is why miraculous powers are at work in him." NIV 14 King Herod heard about this, for Jesus' name had become well known. Some were saying, "John the Baptist has been raised from the dead, and that is why miraculous powers are at work in him." NIV 15 Others said, "He is Elijah." And still others claimed, "He is a prophet, like one of the prophets of long ago." NIV 15 Others said, "He is Elijah." And still others claimed, "He is a prophet, like one of the prophets of long ago." NIV 16 But when Herod heard this, he said, "John, the man I beheaded, has been raised from the dead!" NIV 16 But when Herod heard this, he said, "John, the man I beheaded, has been raised from the dead!" NIV 17 For Herod himself had given orders to have John arrested, and he had him bound and put in prison. He did this because of Herodias, his brother Philip's wife, whom he had married. NIV 17 For Herod himself had given orders to have John arrested, and he had him bound and put in prison. He did this because of Herodias, his brother Philip's wife, whom he had married. NIV 18 For John had been saying to Herod, "It is not lawful for you to have your brother's wife." NIV 18 For John had been saying to Herod, "It is not lawful for you to have your brother's wife." NIV 19 So Herodias nursed a grudge against John and wanted to kill him. But she was not able to, NIV 19 So Herodias nursed a grudge against John and wanted to kill him. But she was not able to, NIV 20 because Herod feared John and protected him, knowing him to be a righteous and holy man. When Herod heard John, he was greatly puzzled; yet he liked to listen to him. NIV 20 because Herod feared John and protected him, knowing him to be a righteous and holy man. When Herod heard John, he was greatly puzzled; yet he liked to listen to him. NIV 21 Finally the opportune time came. On his birthday Herod gave a banquet for his high officials and military commanders and the leading men of Galilee. NIV 21 Finally the opportune time came. On his birthday Herod gave a banquet for his high officials and military commanders and the leading men of Galilee. NIV 22 When the daughter of Herodias came in and danced, she pleased Herod and his dinner guests. The king said to the girl, "Ask me for anything you want, and I'll give it to you." NIV 22 When the daughter of Herodias came in and danced, she pleased Herod and his dinner guests. The king said to the girl, "Ask me for anything you want, and I'll give it to you." NIV 23 And he promised her with an oath, "Whatever you ask I will give you, up to half my kingdom." NIV 23 And he promised her with an oath, "Whatever you ask I will give you, up to half my kingdom." NIV 24 She went out and said to her mother, "What shall I ask for?" "The head of John the Baptist," she answered. NIV 24 She went out and said to her mother, "What shall I ask for?" "The head of John the Baptist," she answered. NIV 25 At once the girl hurried in to the king with the request: "I want you to give me right now the head of John the Baptist on a platter." NIV 25 At once the girl hurried in to the king with the request: "I want you to give me right now the head of John the Baptist on a platter." NIV 26 The king was greatly distressed, but because of his oaths and his dinner guests, he did not want to refuse her. NIV 26 The king was greatly distressed, but because of his oaths and his dinner guests, he did not want to refuse her. NIV 27 So he immediately sent an executioner with orders to bring John's head. The man went, beheaded John in the prison, NIV 27 So he immediately sent an executioner with orders to bring John's head. The man went, beheaded John in the prison, NIV 28 and brought back his head on a platter. He presented it to the girl, and she gave it to her mother. NIV 28 and brought back his head on a platter. He presented it to the girl, and she gave it to her mother. NIV 29 On hearing of this, John's disciples came and took his body and laid it in a tomb. NIV 29 On hearing of this, John's disciples came and took his body and laid it in a tomb.