Robertson's Word Pictures of the New TestamentMark 1:5
- Then went out unto him (exeporeueto prov auton).
- Imperfect indicative describing the steady stream of people who kept coming to the baptism (ebaptizonto, imperfect passive indicative, a wonderful sight).
- In the river Jordan (en twi Iordanhi potamwi).
- In the Jordan river, literally.