and the life was manifested, and we have seen and testify and proclaim to you the eternal life, which was with the Father and was manifested to us—
And we know that the Son of God has come, and has given us understanding so that we may know Him who is true; and we are in Him who is true, in His Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God and eternal life.
In Him was life, and the life was the Light of men.
the one who practices sin is of the devil; for the devil has sinned from the beginning. The Son of God appeared for this purpose, to destroy the works of the devil.
You know that He appeared in order to take away sins; and in Him there is no sin.
Jesus *said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life; no one comes to the Father but through Me.
and you will testify also, because you have been with Me from the beginning.
This is eternal life, that they may know You, the only true God, and Jesus Christ whom You have sent.
By common confession, great is the mystery of godliness: He who was revealed in the flesh, Was vindicated in the Spirit, Seen by angels, Proclaimed among the nations, Believed on in the world, Taken up in glory.
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.
Jesus said to her, “ I am the resurrection and the life; he who believes in Me will live even if he dies,
but put to death the Prince of life, the one whom God raised from the dead, a fact to which we are witnesses.
But when the fullness of the time came, God sent forth His Son, born of a woman, born under the Law,
What was from the beginning, what we have heard, what we have seen with our eyes, what we have looked at and touched with our hands, concerning the Word of Life—
And the testimony is this, that God has given us eternal life, and this life is in His Son.
“The Lord possessed me at the beginning of His way, Before His works of old.
No one has seen God at any time; the only begotten God who is in the bosom of the Father, He has explained Him.
No one has ascended into heaven, but He who descended from heaven: the Son of Man.
I know Him, because I am from Him, and He sent Me.”
I speak the things which I have seen with My Father; therefore you also do the things which you heard from your father.”
I came forth from the Father and have come into the world; I am leaving the world again and going to the Father.”
Now, Father, glorify Me together with Yourself, with the glory which I had with You before the world was.
This is now the third time that Jesus was manifested to the disciples, after He was raised from the dead.
beginning with the baptism of John until the day that He was taken up from us—one of these must become a witness with us of His resurrection.”
This Jesus God raised up again, to which we are all witnesses.
And we are witnesses of these things; and so is the Holy Spirit, whom God has given to those who obey Him.”
not to all the people, but to witnesses who were chosen beforehand by God, that is, to us who ate and drank with Him after He arose from the dead.
For what the Law could not do, weak as it was through the flesh, God did: sending His own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh and as an offering for sin, He condemned sin in the flesh,
Now to Him who is able to establish you according to my gospel and the preaching of Jesus Christ, according to the revelation of the mystery which has been kept secret for long ages past,
but now has been revealed by the appearing of our Savior Christ Jesus, who abolished death and brought life and immortality to light through the gospel,
in the hope of eternal life, which God, who cannot lie, promised long ages ago,
Therefore, I exhort the elders among you, as your fellow elder and witness of the sufferings of Christ, and a partaker also of the glory that is to be revealed,