Parallel Bible results for John 1:6-16

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John 1:6-16

NRS 6 There was a man sent from God, whose name was John. NIV 6 There came a man who was sent from God; his name was John. NRS 7 He came as a witness to testify to the light, so that all might believe through him. NIV 7 He came as a witness to testify concerning that light, so that through him all men might believe. NRS 8 He himself was not the light, but he came to testify to the light. NIV 8 He himself was not the light; he came only as a witness to the light. NRS 9 The true light, which enlightens everyone, was coming into the world. NIV 9 The true light that gives light to every man was coming into the world. NRS 10 He was in the world, and the world came into being through him; yet the world did not know him. NIV 10 He was in the world, and though the world was made through him, the world did not recognize him. NRS 11 He came to what was his own, and his own people did not accept him. NIV 11 He came to that which was his own, but his own did not receive him. NRS 12 But to all who received him, who believed in his name, he gave power to become children of God, NIV 12 Yet to all who received him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God-- NRS 13 who were born, not of blood or of the will of the flesh or of the will of man, but of God. NIV 13 children born not of natural descent, nor of human decision or a husband's will, but born of God. NRS 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, full of grace and truth. NIV 14 The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the One and Only, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth. NRS 15 (John testified to him and cried out, "This was he of whom I said, "He who comes after me ranks ahead of me because he was before me.' ") NIV 15 John testifies concerning him. He cries out, saying, "This was he of whom I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.' " NRS 16 From his fullness we have all received, grace upon grace. NIV 16 From the fullness of his grace we have all received one blessing after another.