There acame a mansent from God, whosename was 1John.
7bHe camec2as a witness, to testifyabout the Light, 3so that all might believethrough him.
8d4He was not the Light, but he came to testifyabout the Light.
There was 5the trueLightewhich, coming into the world, enlightenseveryman.
He was in the world, and 6the world was madethrough Him, and the world did not know Him.
He came to His fown, and those who were His own did not receive Him.
But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become7children of God, even 8to those who believe in His name,
139who were gborn, not of hbloodnor of the will of the fleshnor of the will of man, but of God.
And 10the Word11becameflesh, and i12dweltamong us, and 13we saw His glory, glory as of jthe onlybegotten from the Father, full of 14grace and 15truth.
15John16testifiedabout Him and cried out, saying, "This was He of whom I said, '17He who comesafter me khas a higherrank than I, 18for He existedbefore me.' "
For of His 19fullnesslwe have allreceived, and mgrace upon grace.