“After these things came Jesus and his disciples into the land of Judaea; and there he tarried with them, and baptized.”
King James Version (KJV)
3:22 Jesus went - From the capital city, Jerusalem, into the land of Judea - That is, into the country. There he baptized - Not himself; but his disciples by his order, #John 4:2|.
Joh 3:22 Came into the land of Judaea. Left Jerusalem and went into the country districts. Tarried . . . and baptized. The first intimation that Jesus administered the baptismal rite. He did it through his disciples (Joh 4:2).