Isaiah 40:3-5

3 a  A voice cries:
Or  A voice of one crying

c  “In the wilderness prepare the way of the  Lord;
d  make straight in the desert a highway for our God.
4 e  Every valley shall be lifted up,
and every mountain and hill be made low;
the uneven ground shall become level,
and the rough places a plain.
5 f  And the glory of the  Lord shall be revealed,
and all flesh shall see it together,
g  for the mouth of the  Lord has spoken.”

Matthew 3:3

3For this is he who was spoken of by the prophet Isaiah when he said,

h  “The voice of one crying in the wilderness:
i  Prepare
Or  crying: Prepare in the wilderness
the way of the Lord;
make his paths straight.’”

Mark 1:3

3 k  the voice of one crying in the wilderness:
l  Prepare
Or  crying: Prepare in the wilderness
the way of the Lord,
make his paths straight,’”

John 1:23

23He said, “I am n  the voice of one crying out in the wilderness, ‘Make straight
Or  crying out, ‘In the wilderness make straight
the way of the Lord,’ as the prophet Isaiah said.”

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