Matthew 3:15

English Standard Version

15 But Jesus answered him, “Let it be so now, for thus it is fitting for us to fulfill all righteousness.” Then he consented.

New International Version

15 Jesus replied, “Let it be so now; it is proper for us to do this to fulfill all righteousness.” Then John consented.

New Int. Readers Version

15 Jesus replied, “Let it be this way for now. It is right for us to do this. It carries out God's holy plan.” Then John agreed.

King James Version

15 And Jesus answering said unto him, Suffer it to be so now: for thus it becometh us to fulfil all righteousness. Then he suffered him.