Bible: Mark 6:17-20

6:17 For Herod himself had sent men, arrested John, and bound him in prison on account of Herodias, his brother Philip’s wife, because Herod 1  had married her. 6:18 For John had repeatedly told 2  Herod, “It is not lawful for you to have your brother’s wife.” 3  6:19 So Herodias nursed a grudge against him and wanted to kill him. But 4  she could not 6:20 because Herod stood in awe of 5  John and protected him, since he knew that John 6  was a righteous and holy man. When Herod 7  heard him, he was thoroughly baffled, 8  and yet 9  he liked to listen to John. 10 

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