John 1:5-15 TNIV

5 The light shines in the darkness,1 and the darkness has not overcomea it.2

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    • a 1:5 - Or "understood"
      6 There was a man sent from God whose name was John.3

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      7 He came as a witness to testify4 concerning that light, so that through him all might believe.5

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          8 He himself was not the light; he came only as a witness to the light.
          9 The true light6 that gives light to everyone7 was coming into the world.

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          10 He was in the world, and though the world was made through him,8 the world did not recognize him.

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              11 He came to that which was his own, but his own did not receive him.9

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              12 Yet to all who did receive him, to those who believed10 in his name,11 he gave the right to become children of God12--

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              13 children born not of natural descent, nor of human decision or a husband's will, but born of God.13

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              14 The Word became flesh14 and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory,15 the glory of the one and only [Son], who came from the Father, full of grace16 and truth.17

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              15 (John testified18 concerning him. He cried out, saying, "This is he of whom I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.' ")19

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