Luke 9:9-10

9 But Herod said, “I beheaded John. Who, then, is this I hear such things about?” And he tried to see him.

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10 When the apostles returned, they reported to Jesus what they had done. Then he took them with him and they withdrew by themselves to a town called Bethsaida,

Luke 9:9 in Other Translations

KJV
9 And Herod said, John have I beheaded: but who is this, of whom I hear such things? And he desired to see him.
ESV
9 Herod said, "John I beheaded, but who is this about whom I hear such things?" And he sought to see him.
NLT
9 “I beheaded John,” Herod said, “so who is this man about whom I hear such stories?” And he kept trying to see him.
MSG
9 Herod said, "But I killed John - took off his head. So who is this that I keep hearing about?" Curious, he looked for a chance to see him in action.
CSB
9 "I beheaded John," Herod said, "but who is this I hear such things about?" And he wanted to see Him.

Luke 9:9-10 In-Context

7 Now Herod the tetrarch heard about all that was going on. And he was perplexed because some were saying that John had been raised from the dead,
8 others that Elijah had appeared, and still others that one of the prophets of long ago had come back to life.
9 But Herod said, “I beheaded John. Who, then, is this I hear such things about?” And he tried to see him.
10 When the apostles returned, they reported to Jesus what they had done. Then he took them with him and they withdrew by themselves to a town called Bethsaida,
11 but the crowds learned about it and followed him. He welcomed them and spoke to them about the kingdom of God, and healed those who needed healing.
12 Late in the afternoon the Twelve came to him and said, “Send the crowd away so they can go to the surrounding villages and countryside and find food and lodging, because we are in a remote place here.”

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