7 As these men were going away, Jesus began to speak to the crowds about John, “What did you go out into athe wilderness to see? A reed shaken by the wind?
10 “This is the one about whom it 1is written,
Who will prepare Your way before You.’
11 “Truly I say to you, among those born of women there has not arisen anyone greater than John the Baptist! Yet the one who is 1least in the kingdom of heaven is greater than he.
17 and say, ‘We played the flute for you, and you did not dance; we sang a dirge, and you did not 1mourn.’
26 “Yes, aFather, for this way was well-pleasing in Your sight.
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