4 In him was life; and the life was the light of men.
5 And the light shineth in darkness; and the darkness comprehendeda it not.

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    • a 1:5 - comprehended: or, did not admit, or, receive
      6 There was a man sent from God, whose name was John.
      7 The same came for a witness, to bear witness of the Light, that all men through him might believe.
      8 He was not that Light, but was sent to bear witness of that Light.
      10 He was in the world, and the world was made by him, and the world knew him not.
      11 He came unto his own, and his own received him not.
      12 But as many as received him, to them gave he powerb to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on his name:

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        • b 1:12 - power: or, the right, or, privilege
          13 Which were born, not of blood, nor of the will of the flesh, nor of the will of man, but of God.
          14 And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us,* (and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father,) full of grace and truth.
          18 No man hath seen God at any time; the only begotten Son, which is in the bosom of the Father, he hath declared him.
          22 Then said they unto him, Who art thou? that we may give an answer to them that sent us. What sayest thou of thyself?
          23 He said, I am the voice of one crying in the wilderness, Make straight the way of the Lord, as said the prophet Esaias.
          24 And they which were sent were of the Pharisees.
          25 And they asked him, and said unto him, Why baptizest thou then, if thou be not that Christ, nor Elias, neither that prophet?
          29 The next day John seeth Jesus coming unto him, and saith, Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh awayc the sin of the world.

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            • d 1:29 - taketh away: or, beareth
              33 And I knew him not: but he that sent me to baptize with water, the same said unto me, Upon whom thou shalt see the Spirit descending, and remaining on him, the same is he which baptizeth with the Holy Ghost.
              34 And I saw, and bare record that this is the Son of God.
              35 Again the next day after John stood, and two of his disciples;
              36 And looking upon Jesus as he walked, he saith, Behold the Lamb of God!
              38 Then Jesus turned, and saw them following, and saith unto them,What seek ye*? They said unto him, Rabbi,* (which is to say, being interpreted, Master,) where dwellest thou?
              39 He saith unto them,Come and see. They came and saw where he dwelt, and abode with him that day: for it was aboutd the tenth hour.

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                • e 1:39 - about...: that was two hours before night
                  41 He first findeth his own brother Simon, and saith unto him, We have found the Messias, which is, being interpreted, the Christ.e

                  References for John 1:41

                    • f 1:41 - the Christ: or, the Anointed
                      50 Jesus answered and said unto him,Because I said unto thee, I saw thee under the fig tree, believest thou? thou shalt see greater things than these.