Matthew 14:5
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English Standard Version
And though he wanted to put him to death, he feared the people, because they held him to be a prophet.

King James Bible
And when he would have put him to death, he feared the multitude, because they counted him as a prophet.

American Standard Version
And when he would have put him to death, he feared the multitude, because they counted him as a prophet.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And having a mind to put him to death, he feared the people: because they esteemed him as a prophet.

English Revised Version
And when he would have put him to death, he feared the multitude, because they counted him as a prophet.

Webster's Bible Translation
And when he would have put him to death, he feared the multitude, because they counted him as a prophet.

Weymouth New Testament
And he would have liked to put him to death, but was afraid of the people, because they regarded John as a Prophet.

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Mark 6:19,20 Therefore Herodias had a quarrel against him, and would have killed him; but she could not...

Mark 14:1,2 After two days was the feast of the passover, and of unleavened bread...

Acts 4:21 So when they had further threatened them, they let them go, finding nothing how they might punish them, because of the people...

Acts 5:26 Then went the captain with the officers, and brought them without violence: for they feared the people...

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Matthew 21:26,32 But if we shall say, Of men; we fear the people; for all hold John as a prophet...

Mark 11:30-32 The baptism of John, was it from heaven, or of men? answer me...

Luke 20:6 But and if we say, Of men; all the people will stone us: for they be persuaded that John was a prophet.

Cross References
Jeremiah 26:21
And when King Jehoiakim, with all his warriors and all the officials, heard his words, the king sought to put him to death. But when Uriah heard of it, he was afraid and fled and escaped to Egypt.

Matthew 11:9
What then did you go out to see? A prophet? Yes, I tell you, and more than a prophet.

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