John 1:8-18 NAS

8 a1He 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 2the true Light bwhich, 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 3the world was made through Him, and the world did not know Him.

          References for John 1:10

          11 He came to His cown, 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 4children of God, even 5to those who believe in His name,

              References for John 1:12

              13 6who were dborn, not of eblood 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 7the Word 8became flesh, and f9dwelt among us, and 10we saw His glory, glory as of gthe only begotten from the Father, full of 11grace and 12truth.

                  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 13testified about Him and cried out, saying, "This was He of whom I said, '14He who comes after me hhas a higher rank than I, 15for He existed before me.' "

                      References for John 1:15

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

                          References for John 1:16

                            • n 1:16 - Lit "we all received"
                            • o 1:16 - Lit "grace for grace"
                              17 For 17the Law was given through Moses; 18grace and 19truth kwere realized through Jesus Christ.

                              References for John 1:17

                              18 20No one has seen God at any time; 21the only begotten God who is 22in the bosom of the Father, 23He has explained Him.