You can be sure John the Baptist was imprisoned in a filthy hole in the wall dungeon to convince him to change his mind about the evil King's adultery.
But the Baptist was a immovable rock in the Spirit of the anointing of Christ. He was willing to die for the truth. The essence of all truth is Jesus Christ.
The Baptist had the mind of Christ.
His martyrdom was for the good of all Israel who saw the king was powerless to change the holy man's mind.
"PUT ON THE MIND OF CHRIST TO SUFFER IN THE FLESH," and you too will be enabled to do great things for God.
Fearlessness is a tool in spiritual warfare. Fearlessness will allow you to stand up for the truth against the