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Luke 3:3 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And he came into all the region round about the Jordan, preaching the baptism of repentance unto remission of sins;
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— And he came into all the country about Jordan, preaching the baptism of repentance for the remission of sins;
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— And he came into all the district around the Jordan, preaching a baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins;
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— And he came into all the country about Jordan, preaching the baptism of repentance, for the remission of sins;
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And he came into all the district round the Jordan, preaching [the] baptism of repentance for [the] remission of sins,
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— and he came into all the country about the Jordan, proclaiming an immersion of repentance into remission of sins:
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— and he came to all the region round the Jordan, proclaiming a baptism of reformation—to remission of sins,
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And he came into all the country about the Jordan, preaching the baptism of penance for the remission of sins.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And he came into all the countrey about Iordane, preaching the baptisme of repentance, for the remissio of sinnes,
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— And he came into the whole country about the Jurdan, preaching the baptism of repentance for the remission of sins.
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— And he came into all the region about the Jordan, proclaiming the baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins.

Strong's Numbers & Red-LettersGreek New TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
And 2532
{2532} Prime
καί
kai
{kahee}
Apparently a primary particle, having a copulative and sometimes also a cumulative force; and, also, even, so, then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words.
he came 2064
{2064} Prime
ἔρχομαι
erchomai
{er'-khom-ahee}
Middle voice of a primary verb (used only in the present and imperfect tenses, the others being supplied by a kindred [middle voice] word, ἐλεύθομαι [[eleuthomai]], {el-yoo'-thom-ahee}; or [active] ἔλθω [[eltho]], {el'-tho}; which do not otherwise occur); to come or go (in a great variety of applications, literally and figuratively).
z5627
<5627> Grammar
Tense - Second Aorist (See G5780)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 2138 plus 1 in a variant reading in a footnote
into 1519
{1519} Prime
εἰς
eis
{ice}
A primary preposition; to or into (indicating the point reached or entered), of place, time, or (figuratively) purpose (result, etc.); also in adverbial phrases.
all 3956
{3956} Prime
πᾶς
pas
{pas}
Including all the forms of declension; apparently a primary word; all, any, every, the whole.
the x3588
(3588) Complement

ho
{ho}
The masculine, feminine (second) and neuter (third) forms, in all their inflections; the definite article; the (sometimes to be supplied, at others omitted, in English idiom).
country about 4066
{4066} Prime
περίχωρος
perichoros
{per-ikh'-o-ros}
From G4012 and G5561; around the region, that is, circumjacent (as noun, with G1093 implied, vicinity).
Jordan, 2446
{2446} Prime
Ἰορδάνης
Iordanes
{ee-or-dan'-ace}
Of Hebrew origin [H3383]; the Jordanes (that is, Jarden), a river of Palestine.
preaching 2784
{2784} Prime
κηρύσσω
kerusso
{kay-roos'-so}
Of uncertain affinity; to herald (as a public crier), especially divine truth (the gospel).
z5723
<5723> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Participle (See G5796)
Count - 2549
the baptism 908
{0908} Prime
βάπτισμα
baptisma
{bap'-tis-mah}
From G0907; baptism (technically or figuratively).
of repentance 3341
{3341} Prime
μετάνοια
metanoia
{met-an'-oy-ah}
From G3340; (subjectively) compunction (for guilt, including reformation); by implication reversal (of [another's] decision).
for 1519
{1519} Prime
εἰς
eis
{ice}
A primary preposition; to or into (indicating the point reached or entered), of place, time, or (figuratively) purpose (result, etc.); also in adverbial phrases.
the remission 859
{0859} Prime
ἄφεσις
aphesis
{af'-es-is}
From G0863; freedom; (figuratively) pardon.
of sins; 266
{0266} Prime
ἁμαρτία
hamartia
{ham-ar-tee'-ah}
From G0264; sin (properly abstract).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

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Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Luke 3:1-14.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
the country:

Matthew 3:5 Then went out to him Jerusalem, and all Judaea, and all the region round about Jordan,
Mark 1:4-5 John did baptize in the wilderness, and preach the baptism of repentance for the remission of sins. ... And there went out unto him all the land of Judaea, and they of Jerusalem, and were all baptized of him in the river of Jordan, confessing their sins.
John 1:28 These things were done in Bethabara beyond Jordan, where John was baptizing.
John 3:26 And 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.

preaching:

Matthew 3:6 And were baptized of him in Jordan, confessing their sins.
Matthew 3:11 I indeed baptize you with water unto repentance: but he that cometh after me is mightier than I, whose shoes I am not worthy to bear: he shall baptize you with the Holy Ghost, and [with] fire:
Mark 1:4 John did baptize in the wilderness, and preach the baptism of repentance for the remission of sins.
John 1:31-33 And I knew him not: but that he should be made manifest to Israel, therefore am I come baptizing with water. ... And I knew him not: but he that sent me to baptize with water, the same said unto me, Upon whom thou shalt see the Spirit descending, and remaining on him, the same is he which baptizeth with the Holy Ghost.
Acts 13:24 When John had first preached before his coming the baptism of repentance to all the people of Israel.
Acts 19:4 Then said Paul, John verily baptized with the baptism of repentance, saying unto the people, that they should believe on him which should come after him, that is, on Christ Jesus.
Acts 22:16 And now why tarriest thou? arise, and be baptized, and wash away thy sins, calling on the name of the Lord.

for:

Luke 1:77 To give knowledge of salvation unto his people by the remission of their sins,
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