In the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar, while Pontius Pilate was governor of Judea, Herod tetrarch of Galilee, his brother Philip tetrarch of Ituraea and Trachonitis, and Lysanias tetrarch of Abilene,
Cross ReferencesMatthew 14:1
At that time Herod the tetrarch heard the reports about Jesus
Now Herod had arrested John and bound him and put him in prison on account of Herodias, his brother Philip's wife,
On Herod's birthday, however, the daughter of Herodias danced before them, and pleased Herod
So tell us what You think. Is it lawful to pay taxes to Caesar, or not?"
They bound Him, led Him away, and handed Him over to Pilate the governor.
On Herod's birthday, her opportunity arose. Herod held a banquet for his nobles and military commanders, as well as the leading men of Galilee.
Now in those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world.
But when he rebuked Herod the tetrarch regarding his brother's wife Herodias and all the evils he had done,
When Herod the Tetrarch heard about all that was happening, he was perplexed. For some were saying that John had risen from the dead,
At that very hour, some Pharisees came to Jesus and told Him, "Leave this place and get away, because Herod wants to kill You."
And learning that Jesus was under Herod's jurisdiction, he sent Him to Herod, who himself was in Jerusalem at that time.
Chapter Outline1. The preaching and baptism of John;
15. his testimony of Jesus;
19. Herod imprisons John;
21. Jesus, baptized, receives testimony from heaven.
23. The age and genealogy of Jesus from Joseph upwards.
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