And John calling unto him two of his disciples
Which were a sufficient number to be sent on an errand, to ask a
question, and report the answer, or bear witness to any fact they
should see, or hear done.
Sent them unto Jesus, saying, art thou he that should come,
or look we for another?
not that he doubted that Jesus was the Messiah; nor was it for
his own satisfaction so much that he sent these disciples of his
with this question, but for theirs; and to remove all doubt and
hesitation from them about Christ.