What then did you go out to see? A man dressed in fine clothes? Look, those who wear fine clothing are found in kings' palaces.
Cross ReferencesDeuteronomy 28:54
The most gentle and refined man among you will begrudge his brother, the wife he embraces, and the rest of his children who have survived,
John wore a garment of camel's hair, with a leather belt around his waist. His food was locusts and wild honey.
As John's disciples were leaving, Jesus began to speak to the crowds about John: "What did you go out into the wilderness to see? A reed swaying in the wind?
What then did you go out to see? A prophet? Yes, I tell you, and more than a prophet.
If not, what did you go out to see? A man dressed in fine clothes? Look, those who wear elegant clothing and live in luxury are found in palaces.
Chapter Outline1. John sends his disciples to Jesus.
7. Jesus' testimony concerning John.
16. The perverse judgment of the people concerning the Son.
20. Jesus upbraids Korazin, Bethsaida, and Capernaum;
25. and praising his Father's wisdom in revealing the Gospel to the simple,
28. he calls to him those who are weary and burdened.
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