John 1:4-8 NIV

4 In him was life,1 and that life was the light2 of men.

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5 The light shines in the darkness,3 but the darkness has not understooda it.4

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    • a 1:5 - Or "darkness, and the darkness has not overcome"
      6 There came a man who was sent from God; his name was John.5

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      7 He came as a witness to testify6 concerning that light, so that through him all men might believe.7

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          8 He himself was not the light; he came only as a witness to the light.