John 1:14-24 NAS

The Word Made Flesh

14 And 1the Word 2became flesh, and a3dwelt among us, and 4we saw His glory, glory as of bthe only begotten from the Father, full of 5grace and 6truth.

References for John 1:14

    • k 1:14 - Or "tabernacled;" i.e. lived temporarily
    • l 1:14 - Or "unique, only one of His kind"
      15 John 7testified about Him and cried out, saying, "This was He of whom I said, '8He who comes after me chas a higher rank than I, 9for He existed before me.' "

      References for John 1:15

        • m 1:15 - Lit "has become before me"
          16 For of His 10fullness dwe have all received, and egrace upon grace.

          References for John 1:16

            • n 1:16 - Lit "we all received"
            • o 1:16 - Lit "grace for grace"
              17 For 11the Law was given through Moses; 12grace and 13truth fwere realized through Jesus Christ.

              References for John 1:17

              18 14No one has seen God at any time; 15the only begotten God who is 16in the bosom of the Father, 17He has explained Him.

              The Testimony of John

              20 And he confessed and did not deny, but confessed, "21I am not gthe Christ."

              References for John 1:20

                • q 1:20 - I.e. the Messiah
                  21 They asked him, "What then? Are you 22Elijah?" And he said, "I am not." "Are you 23the Prophet?" And he answered, "No."

                  References for John 1:21

                  22 Then they said to him, "Who are you, so that we may give an answer to those who sent us? What do you say about yourself?"
                  23 He said, "I am 24A VOICE OF ONE CRYING IN THE WILDERNESS, 'MAKE STRAIGHT THE WAY OF THE LORD,' as Isaiah the prophet said."

                  References for John 1:23

                  24 Now they had been sent from the Pharisees.