1 In the beginning was the Word,
and the Word was with God,
and the Word was God.
and apart from Him not one thing was created
that has been created.
and that life was the light of men.
yet the darkness did not overcome it.
who was sent from God.
to testify about the light,
so that all might believe through him.
but he came to testify about the light.
was coming into the world.
and the world was created through Him,
yet the world did not recognize Him.
and His own people did not receive Him.
He gave them the right to be children of God,
to those who believe in His name,
not of blood,
or of the will of the flesh,
or of the will of man,
but of God.
and took up residence among us.
We observed His glory,
the glory as the One and Only Son from the Father,
full of grace and truth.
“This was the One of whom I said,
‘The One coming after me has surpassed me,
because He existed before me.’ ”)
from His fullness,
grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.
The One and Only Son —
the One who is at the Father’s side —
He has revealed Him.