Parallel Bible results for Matthew 3:12-17

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Matthew 3:12-17

NIV 12 His winnowing fork is in his hand, and he will clear his threshing floor, gathering his wheat into the barn and burning up the chaff with unquenchable fire." NIV 12 His winnowing fork is in his hand, and he will clear his threshing floor, gathering his wheat into the barn and burning up the chaff with unquenchable fire." NIV 13 Then Jesus came from Galilee to the Jordan to be baptized by John. NIV 13 Then Jesus came from Galilee to the Jordan to be baptized by John. NIV 14 But John tried to deter him, saying, "I need to be baptized by you, and do you come to me?" NIV 14 But John tried to deter him, saying, "I need to be baptized by you, and do you come to me?" NIV 15 Jesus replied, "Let it be so now; it is proper for us to do this to fulfill all righteousness." Then John consented. NIV 15 Jesus replied, "Let it be so now; it is proper for us to do this to fulfill all righteousness." Then John consented. NIV 16 As soon as Jesus was baptized, he went up out of the water. At that moment heaven was opened, and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and lighting on him. NIV 16 As soon as Jesus was baptized, he went up out of the water. At that moment heaven was opened, and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and lighting on him. NIV 17 And a voice from heaven said, "This is my Son, whom I love; with him I am well pleased." NIV 17 And a voice from heaven said, "This is my Son, whom I love; with him I am well pleased."