John 1:4-14 NRS

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,
              13 who were born, not of blood or of the will of the flesh or of the will of man, but of God.
              14 And the Word became flesh and lived among us, and we have seen his glory, the glory as of a father's only son, d full of grace and truth.

              References for John 1:14

                • d 1:14 - Or [the Father's only Son]