8a1He was not the Light, but he came to testifyabout the Light.
There was 2the trueLightbwhich, coming into the world, enlightenseveryman.
He was in the world, and 3the world was madethrough Him, and the world did not know Him.
He came to His cown, and those who were His own did not receive Him.
But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become4children of God, even 5to those who believe in His name,
136who were dborn, not of ebloodnor of the will of the fleshnor of the will of man, but of God.
And 7the Word8becameflesh, and f9dweltamong us, and 10we saw His glory, glory as of gthe onlybegotten from the Father, full of 11grace and 12truth.
15John13testifiedabout Him and cried out, saying, "This was He of whom I said, '14He who comesafter me hhas a higherrank than I, 15for He existedbefore me.' "
For of His 16fullnessiwe have allreceived, and jgrace upon grace.
For 17the Law was giventhroughMoses; 18grace and 19truthkwere realizedthroughJesusChrist.
1820Noone has seenGod at anytime; 21the onlybegottenGod who is 22in the bosom of the Father, 23He has explained Him.