There bcame a mansent from God, whosename was 2John.
7cHe camed3as a witness, to testifyabout the Light, 4so that all might believethrough him.
8e5He was not the Light, but he came to testifyabout the Light.
There was 6the trueLightfwhich, coming into the world, enlightenseveryman.
He was in the world, and 7the world was madethrough Him, and the world did not know Him.
He came to His gown, and those who were His own did not receive Him.
But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become8children of God, even 9to those who believe in His name,
1310who were hborn, not of ibloodnor of the will of the fleshnor of the will of man, but of God.
And 11the Word12becameflesh, and j13dweltamong us, and 14we saw His glory, glory as of kthe onlybegotten from the Father, full of 15grace and 16truth.
15John17testifiedabout Him and cried out, saying, "This was He of whom I said, '18He who comesafter me lhas a higherrank than I, 19for He existedbefore me.' "