John 1:1-7 CEB

Story of the Word

1 In the beginning was the Word and the Word was with God and the Word was God.

References for John 1:1

      2 The Word was with God in the beginning.
      3 Everything came into being through the Word, and without the Word nothing came into being. What came into being
      4 through the Word was life,a and the life was the light for all people.

      References for John 1:4

        • a 1:4 - Or <i>Everything came into being through the Word,/and without the Word / nothing came into being that came into being. </i><i>In the Word was life </i>
          5 The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness doesn't extinguish the light.
          6 A man named John was sent from God.
          7 He came as a witness to testify concerning the light, so that through him everyone would believe in the light.