The New John Gill Exposition of the Entire BibleMark 11:30
The baptism of John…
The doctrine of which he was the
first preacher, and the ordinance of which he was the first
was it from heaven, or of men?
was it of divine or of human
directly and plainly, without any shuffling, or evasion:
it is a fair question, and may be answered; and the answer to it our
Lord suggests would naturally lead to a proper one to their
question; (See Gill on 21:25).