John 1:7-17 NAS

7 aHe came b1as a witness, to testify about the Light, 2so that all might believe through him.

References for John 1:7

    • d 1:7 - Lit "This one"
    • e 1:7 - Lit "for testimony"
      8 c3He was not the Light, but he came to testify about the Light.

      References for John 1:8

        • f 1:8 - Lit "That one"
          9 There was 4the true Light dwhich, coming into the world, enlightens every man.

          References for John 1:9

            • g 1:9 - Or "which enlightens every person coming into the world"
              10 He was in the world, and 5the world was made through Him, and the world did not know Him.

              References for John 1:10

              11 He came to His eown, and those who were His own did not receive Him.

              References for John 1:11

                • h 1:11 - Or "own things, possessions, domain"
                  12 But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become 6children of God, even 7to those who believe in His name,

                  References for John 1:12

                  13 8who were fborn, not of gblood nor of the will of the flesh nor of the will of man, but of God.

                  References for John 1:13

                    • i 1:13 - Or "begotten"
                    • j 1:13 - Lit "bloods"

                      The Word Made Flesh

                      14 And 9the Word 10became flesh, and h11dwelt among us, and 12we saw His glory, glory as of ithe only begotten from the Father, full of 13grace and 14truth.

                      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 15testified about Him and cried out, saying, "This was He of whom I said, '16He who comes after me jhas a higher rank than I, 17for He existed before me.' "

                          References for John 1:15

                            • m 1:15 - Lit "has become before me"
                              16 For of His 18fullness kwe have all received, and lgrace upon grace.

                              References for John 1:16

                                • n 1:16 - Lit "we all received"
                                • o 1:16 - Lit "grace for grace"
                                  17 For 19the Law was given through Moses; 20grace and 21truth mwere realized through Jesus Christ.

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