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The Holman Christian Standard Bible

John 1:1–5

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Prologue

1 In the beginning a was the Word, b c

and the Word was with God,

and the Word was God. d

He was with God in the beginning. e

All things were created f through Him, g

and apart from Him not one thing was created

that has been created.

Life was in Him, h i

and that life was the light j of men.

That light shines k in the darkness,

yet the darkness did not overcome l it. m

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1:1 The Word (Gk Logos) is a title for Jesus as the communication and the revealer of God the Father; Jn 1:14, 18; Rv 19:13.

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1:3–4 Other punctuation is possible: … not one thing was created. What was created in Him was life

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1:5 Or grasp, or comprehend, or overtake; Jn 12:35

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