John 1:19 New International Version

The Testimony of John the Baptist

19  Now this was John's testimony when the Jewish leaders[1] in Jerusalem sent priests and Levites to ask him who he was.


Footnotes

[1] 1:19 The Greek term traditionally translated "the Jews" ("hoi Ioudaioi" ) refers here and elsewhere in John's Gospel to those Jewish leaders who opposed Jesus; also in 5:10, 15, 16; 7:1, 11, 13; 9:22; 18:14, 28, 36; 19:7, 12, 31, 38.

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