“This is John the Baptist!” he told his servants. “He has been raised from the dead, and that’s why supernatural powers are at work in him.”(A)

For Herod had arrested John, chained[a] him, and put him in prison on account of Herodias, his brother Philip’s wife,(B) since John had been telling him, “It’s not lawful(C) for you to have her!”

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Footnotes

  1. Matthew 14:3 Or bound