In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with the God, and the Word was God.
And now, O Father, clarify thou me with thine own self with that clarity which I had with thee before the world was.
That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked upon, and our hands have handled, of the Word of life
In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.
And he is before all things, and by him all things consist.
I AM the Alpha and the Omega, beginning and end, saith the Lord, who is and who was and who is to come, the Almighty.
And he was clothed with a garment dipped in blood; and his name is called The Word of God.
The LORD possessed me in the beginning of his way, before his works of old.
For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given, and the government is placed upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called The Wonderful One, The Counsellor, The God, The Mighty One, The Eternal Father, The Prince of Peace.
Behold, a virgin shall conceive and shall bring forth a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is God With Us.
And the Word was made flesh and dwelt among us (and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father), full of grace and truth.
For there are three that bear witness in heaven, the Father, the Word, and the Holy Spirit; and these three are one.
I AM the Alpha and the Omega, beginning and end, the first and the last.
Therefore the Lord himself shall give you a sign: Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son and shall call his name Immanuel.
The same was in the beginning with the God.
No man has seen God at any time; the only begotten Son, which is in the bosom of the Father, he has declared him.
whose are the fathers, and of whom as concerning the flesh is the Christ, who is God over all things, blessed for all the ages. Amen.
And without controversy great is the mystery of godliness: God was manifest in the flesh, justified in the Spirit, seen of angels, preached unto the Gentiles, believed on in the world, received up into glory.
waiting for that blessed hope and the glorious appearing of our great God and Saviour Jesus Christ,
Jesus Christ the same yesterday and today and for the ages.
Simon Peter, slave and apostle of Jesus Christ, to those that have obtained like precious faith with us in the righteousness of our God and Saviour Jesus Christ:
But we know that the Son of God is come and has given us understanding, that we may know him that is true, and we are in him that is true, even in his Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God and eternal life.
And he said unto me, It is done. I AM the Alpha and the Omega, the beginning and the end. I will give unto him that is thirsty of the fountain of the water of life freely.
Thy throne, O God, is eternal and for ever, the rod of righteousness is the sceptre of thy kingdom.
O Zion, that brings good tidings, go up into the high mountain; lift up thy voice with strength O bearer of good tidings of Jerusalem; lift it up, do not be afraid; say unto the cities of Judah, Behold your God!
I and my Father are one.
and to make all men see what is the fellowship of the mystery, which from the ages has been hid in God, who created all things by Jesus Christ.
But unto the Son he said, Thy throne, O God, is for ever and ever: a rod of equity is the sceptre of thy kingdom.
without father, without mother, without lineage, having neither beginning of days, nor end of life, but made like unto the Son of God; abides a priest continually.
who bore witness of the word of God and of the testimony of Jesus Christ, and of all things that he saw.
that said, I AM the Alpha and the Omega, the first and the last, and What thou seest, write in a book and send it unto the seven congregations which are in Asia: unto Ephesus and unto Smyrna and unto Pergamos and unto Thyatira and unto Sardis and unto Philadelphia and unto Laodicea.
And when I saw him, I fell at his feet as dead. And he laid his right hand upon me, saying unto me, Fear not; I AM the first and the last,
And unto the angel of the congregation of Smyrna write: These things, saith the first and the last, who was dead, and is alive:
And unto the angel of the congregation of the Laodiceans write; Behold, he who saith, Amen, the faithful and true witness, the beginning of the creation of God:
I came forth from the Father and am come into the world; again, I leave the world and go to the Father.