John 1:1-7 NLT

1 In the beginning the Word already existed. The Word was with God, and the Word was God.
2 He existed in the beginning with God.
3 God created everything through him, and nothing was created except through him.
4 The Word gave life to everything that was created,a and his life brought light to everyone.

References for John 1:4

    • 1:4 - Or and nothing that was created was created except through him. The Word gave life to everything.
      5 The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness can never extinguish it.b

      References for John 1:5

        • 1:5 - Or and the darkness has not understood it.
          6 God sent a man, John the Baptist,c

          References for John 1:6

            • 1:6 - Greek a man named John.
              7 to tell about the light so that everyone might believe because of his testimony.