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Jerusalem, and were all baptized of him in the river of Jordan,
confessing their sins.
MAR 1:6 And John was clothed with camel's hair, and with a girdle of a
skin about his loins; and he did eat locusts and wild honey;
MAR 1:7 And preached, saying, There cometh one mightier than I after
me, the latchet of whose shoes I am not worthy to stoop down and
MAR 1:8 I indeed have baptized you with water: but he shall baptize you
with the Holy Ghost.
MAR 1:9 And it came to pass in those days, that Jesus came from
Nazareth of Galilee, and was baptized of John in Jordan.
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