John 1:2-12 NRS

2 He was in the beginning with God.
3 All things came into being through him, and without him not one thing came into being. What has come into being
4 in him was life, a and the life was the light of all people.

References for John 1:4

    • a 1:4 - Or [through him. And without him not one thing came into being that has come into being. In him was life]
      5 The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness did not overcome it.
      6 There was a man sent from God, whose name was John.
      7 He came as a witness to testify to the light, so that all might believe through him.
      8 He himself was not the light, but he came to testify to the light.
      9 The true light, which enlightens everyone, was coming into the world. b

      References for John 1:9

        • b 1:9 - Or [He was the true light that enlightens everyone coming into the world]
          10 He was in the world, and the world came into being through him; yet the world did not know him.
          11 He came to what was his own, c and his own people did not accept him.

          References for John 1:11

            • c 1:11 - Or [to his own home]
              12 But to all who received him, who believed in his name, he gave power to become children of God,