The Testament of Jesus

Paperback | May 14, 2012

byEdward Vaughan Hyde Kenealy

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1901 Excerpt: ...At that time Herod the tetrarch heard of the fame of Jesus, and of all that was done by him: and he was perplexed, because that it was said by some, that John was risen from the dead; and by some, that Elias was appearing; and by others, that one of the old prophets was alive again. 2 And Herod said, John have I be beaded: but who is this, of whom I hear such things? And he desired to see Jesus. 3 For this Herod had sent and laid hold of John, and bound him in prison, because of Herodias, his brother Philip's wife: for Herod had married her. 4 For John had said to Herod, It is not lawful for thee to have thy brother's wife. Therefore was Herodias incensed against him, and would have killed him; but she could not: for Herod feared the multitude, because they counted John to be a prophet. 5 And it came to pass, that Herod on his birthday made a supper to his lords, high captains, and chief estates of Galilee; and when the daughter of Herodias came in, and danced, and pleased Herod and his guests, the king said unto the damsel, Ask of me whatsoever thou wilt, and I will give it to thee. 6 And he sware unto her, Whatsoever thou shalt ask of me, I will give it thee, though it were the half of my kingdom. And she went out, and said to her mother, What shall I ask? And she said, The head of John the Baptist. 7 And she came in immediately with haste unto the king, and asked, saying, I will that thou give me straightway in a charger the head of John the Baptist. 8 And the king was exceeding sorry; yet for his oath's sake, and for the sake of his guests, he would not refuse her. And immediately he sent an executioner, and commanded the head to be brought: and he went and beheaded John in prison, and brought his head in a charger, and gave it to the damsel: and the da...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1901 Excerpt: ...At that time Herod the tetrarch heard of the fame of Jesus, and of all that was done by him: and he was perplexed, because that ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:52 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.11 inPublished:May 14, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217108903

ISBN - 13:9780217108904

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