Matthew 3 ©
The preaching of John the Baptist: his office, and manner of living: he baptizeth in Jordan, and rebuketh the Pharisees. Christ is baptized, and receiveth a witness from heaven.
And were baptized of him in Jordan, confessing their sins.
¶But when he saw many of ithe Pharisees and Sadducees come to his baptism, he said unto them, jO generation of vipers, who hath warned you to kflee from the lwrath to come?
And pnow also the axe is laid unto the root of the trees: qtherefore every tree which bringeth not forth good fruit is *hewn down, and cast into the fire.
rI indeed baptize you with water unto repentance: sbut he that cometh after me tis mightier than I, whose shoes I am not worthy to bear: uhe shall baptize you with vthe Holy *Ghost, and with fire: