Read Luke 3:2 Using Other Translations
Annas and Caiaphas being the high priests, the word of God came unto John the son of Zacharias in the wilderness.
during the high priesthood of Annas and Caiaphas, the word of God came to John the son of Zechariah in the wilderness.
Annas and Caiaphas were the high priests. At this time a message from God came to John son of Zechariah, who was living in the wilderness.