King James Version (KJV). 24 For John was not yet cast into prison. John 3:23. ἦν δὲ καὶ … ἐκεῖ. And this is his commandment, That we should believe on the name of his Son Jesus Christ, and love one another, as he gave us commandment. John 3:23, Matthew 3:16, and Acts 8:38 give conclusive proof that the original method of baptism was by immersion. . “And John also was baptizing in Aenon near to Salim, because there was much water there: and they came, and were baptized.” Because there was much water there. John needed an abundance of water to cover his followers completely. 26And they came unto John, and said unto him, Rabbi, he that was with thee beyond Jordan, to whom thou barest witness, behold, the same baptizeth, and all men come to him. 22After these things came Jesus and his disciples into the land of Judaea; and there he tarried with them, and baptized. Bible Language English. and John was also baptizing in Aenon, nigh to Salem, because there were many waters there, and they were coming and were being baptized --. Philip and the Ethiopian eunuch "went down into the water." Jesus' example shows that He "came up . . John 3:23 KJV. World English Bible. Change Language {{#items}} {{local_title}} Which best represents the problem with the comment? John 3:23 … 21 But he that doeth truth cometh to the light, that his deeds may be made manifest, that they are wrought in God. 1 John 3:23 And this is his commandment, That we should believe on the name of his Son Jesus Christ, and love one another, as he gave us commandment. This explains, not why John preached at Aenon, but why he baptized there. They came, and were baptized. John 3:23. John 3:23 Context. 22 And whatsoever we ask, we receive of him, because we keep his commandments, and do those things that are pleasing in his sight. Philip and the Ethiopian eunuch "went down into the water." And this is his commandment, That we should believe on the name of his Son Jesus Christ, and love one another, as he gave us commandment. King James Version (KJV), Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access, KJV, Journal the Word Bible, Large Print, Red Letter Edition: Reflect, Journal, or Create Art Next to Your Favorite Verses, KJV, Reference Bible, Center-Column Giant Print, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, Value Thinline Bible, Large Print, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, Baby's First Bible, Hardcover, Multicolor: A special keepsake for your new arrival, KJV, Word Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: 1,700 Key Words that Unlock the Meaning of the Bible, KJV, Holy Bible, Larger Print, Paperback, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, King James Version. John 3:23 King James Version (KJV) 23 And John also was baptizing in Aenon near to Salim, because there was much water there: and they came, and were baptized. Version. Prof. McGarvey, who visited it, says, ``Pools, well suited for baptizing are abundant.'' King James Version (KJV) 20 For every one that doeth evil hateth the light, neither cometh to the light, lest his deeds should be reproved. 24For John was not yet cast into prison. 22 After these things came Jesus and his disciples into the land of Judaea; and there he tarried with them, and baptized. 20 For if our heart condemn us, God is greater than our heart, and knoweth all things. from the water" because He had been in it. John 3:23-30 King James Version (KJV) 23 And John also was baptizing in Aenon near to Salim, because there was much water there: and they came, and were baptized. But John saw that men might still be prepared for the reception of the Messiah by his preaching and baptism. 21 Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, then have we confidence toward God. 3:23 John also was baptizing - He did not repel them that offered, but he more willingly referred them to Jesus. "Much water" was essential to baptism in New Testament times. And John also was baptizing in Aenon near to Salim, because there was much water there: and they came, and were baptized. John 3:23, Matthew 3:16, and Acts 8:38 give conclusive proof that the original method of baptism was by immersion. John 3:23. And John also was baptising, although he had said that he was sent to baptise in order that the Messiah might be identified; which had already been done. The site was first identified by Lt. Conder, of the British Palestine Exploration. He found a village of Ainun near another named Salim, not far from the Jordan, northeast of Samaria, with, as he says ("Tent Work", p. 92): ``the two requisites for the scene of baptism of a large multitude;--an open space and abundance of water.'' Jesus ' example shows that He "came up . Cancel. King James Version (KJV) John 3:23 Context 20 For every one that doeth evil hateth the light, neither cometh to the light, lest his deeds should be reproved. Jump to: Bible Study Tools • Parallel Bible Verse • Bible Contextual Overview • Bible Verse Review • Bible Cross-References • Gill's Bible Notes • Clarke's Bible Notes • … 23And John also was baptizing in Aenon near to Salim, because there was much water there: and they came, and were baptized. John 3:23 And John also was baptizing in Aenon near to Salim, because there was much water there: and they came, and were baptized. from the water" because He had been in it. John 3:23 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] John 3:23, NIV: "Now John also was baptizing at Aenon near Salim, because there was plenty of water, and people were coming and being baptized." 1 John 3:23, ESV: "And this is his commandment, that we believe in the name of his Son Jesus Christ and love one another, just as he has commanded us." King James Version (KJV) 23 1 John 3:23 “And this is his commandment, That we should believe on the name of his Son Jesus Christ, and love one another, as he gave us commandment.” . John 3:23 And John also was baptizing in Aenon near to Salim, because there was much water there: and they came, and were baptized. John needed an abundance of water to cover his followers completely. 23 And John also was baptizing in Aenon near to Salim, because there was much water there: and they came, and were baptized. 21 But he that doeth truth cometh to the light, that his deeds may be made manifest, that they are wrought in God. 1 John 3:23 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] 1 John 3:23, NIV: "And this is his command: to believe in the name of his Son, Jesus Christ, and to love one another as he commanded us."