King Herod Antipas best exemplifies the kind of person who has nothing but fear of Jesus. His name may be associated with that kind of fear as his predecessor, Herod the Great, who massacred young children after Jesus’ birth, and which is found greatly disturbing (Matthew 2:1-18).
Herod had only anxiety about Jesus’ ministry, to the extent that he believed Jesus was John raised from the dead. Herod feared that the
preaching of John was coming true and worse, that Jesus may be the