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Reason Herod's Daughter Demanded John The Baptist's Head

According to the scripture,Mark (6:14–29) and Matthew (14:1–12), John The Baptist's was imprisoned by Herod.He was imprisoned because he condemned his marriage with herodias because they were related with blood.

Herod's daughter Salome had performed well by dancing before her father and his visitors which made him to give her a promise.He told her that whatever she request he will provide her with.

The girl went to her mother and told her what her father promised her and she wanted to here from her mother.Due to condemnation of John The Baptist, the Herodias had also a revenge to him.

She told her to tell her father that she wants John The Baptist's Head on a platter.He did not do anything because he had promised her and he will not deny the promise.

Salome took the platter with John’s head and gave it to her mother and told her here is the head. If you were promised what could you choose.

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