Parallel Bible results for Matthew 14:1-7

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Matthew 14:1-7

NIV 1 At that time Herod the tetrarch heard the reports about Jesus, NIV 1 At that time Herod the tetrarch heard the reports about Jesus, NIV 2 and he said to his attendants, "This is John the Baptist; he has risen from the dead! That is why miraculous powers are at work in him." NIV 2 and he said to his attendants, "This is John the Baptist; he has risen from the dead! That is why miraculous powers are at work in him." NIV 3 Now Herod had arrested John and bound him and put him in prison because of Herodias, his brother Philip's wife, NIV 3 Now Herod had arrested John and bound him and put him in prison because of Herodias, his brother Philip's wife, NIV 4 for John had been saying to him: "It is not lawful for you to have her." NIV 4 for John had been saying to him: "It is not lawful for you to have her." NIV 5 Herod wanted to kill John, but he was afraid of the people, because they considered him a prophet. NIV 5 Herod wanted to kill John, but he was afraid of the people, because they considered him a prophet. NIV 6 On Herod's birthday the daughter of Herodias danced for them and pleased Herod so much NIV 6 On Herod's birthday the daughter of Herodias danced for them and pleased Herod so much NIV 7 that he promised with an oath to give her whatever she asked. NIV 7 that he promised with an oath to give her whatever she asked.