Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

The Word became flesh
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.

New American Standard Bible

And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us, and we saw His glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth.

King James Version

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.

International Standard Version

The Word became flesh and lived among us. We gazed on his glory, the kind of glory that belongs to the Father's unique Son, who is full of grace and truth.

A Conservative Version

And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us. And we beheld his glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth.

American Standard Version

And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us (and we beheld his glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father), full of grace and truth.

Amplified

And the Word (Christ) became flesh (human, incarnate) and tabernacled (fixed His tent of flesh, lived awhile) among us; and we [actually] saw His glory (His honor, His majesty), such glory as an only begotten son receives from his father, full of grace (favor, loving-kindness) and truth.

An Understandable Version

[Eventually] this Word became a human being and lived among us [Note: The word "lived" here refers to pitching a temporary tent]. (And we saw His splendor; such splendor as belongs to the Father's only Son), full of God's favor and truth.

Anderson New Testament

And the "WORD became flesh, and tabernacled among us, (and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father,) full of grace and of truth.

Bible in Basic English

And so the Word became flesh and took a place among us for a time; and we saw his glory--such glory as is given to an only son by his father--saw it to be true and full of grace.

Common New Testament

And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, the glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth.

Daniel Mace New Testament

The Logos became incarnate, and had his tabernacle among us, being full of grace and truth; and we contemplated his glory, such glory as the Monogenes derived from the father.

Darby Translation

And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us (and we have contemplated his glory, a glory as of an only-begotten with a father), full of grace and truth;

Godbey New Testament

The Word was made flesh, and tented among us (and we beheld His glory, the glory as of the only begotten with the Father), full of grace and truth.

Goodspeed New Testament

So the Word became flesh and blood and lived for a while among us, abounding in blessing and truth, and we saw the honor God had given him, such honor as an only son receives from his father.

John Wesley New Testament

And the Word was made flesh, and tabernacled among us, (and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father) full of grace and truth.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

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.

Julia Smith Translation

And the Word was flesh, and dwelt with us, (and we beheld his glory, as the glory of the only born of the Father,) full of grace and truth.

King James 2000

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.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And the Word became flesh and took up residence among us, and we saw his glory, glory as of the one and only from the Father, full of grace and truth.

Modern King James verseion

And the Word became flesh, and tabernacled among us. And we beheld His glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father, full of grace and of truth.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, and we saw the glory of it, as the glory of the only begotten son of the father, which word was full of grace, and verity.

Moffatt New Testament

So the Logos became flesh and tarried among us; we have seen his glory ??glory such as an only son enjoys from his father ??seen it to be full of grace and reality.

Montgomery New Testament

And the Word became flesh and tented with us. And we gazed on his glory??lory as of the Father's only Son??ull of grace and truth.

NET Bible

Now the Word became flesh and took up residence among us. We saw his glory -- the glory of the one and only, full of grace and truth, who came from the Father.

New Heart English Bible

The Word became flesh and lived among us, and we saw his glory, such glory as of the one and only of the Father, full of grace and truth.

Noyes New Testament

And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us, full of grace and truth; and we beheld his glory, a glory as of an only begotten of a father.

Sawyer New Testament

And the Word became flesh and tabernacled with us and we beheld his glory, a glory as of an only child with a father, full of grace and truth.

The Emphasized Bible

And, the Word, became, flesh, and pitched his tent among us, and we gazed upon his glory, - a glory, as an Only-begotten from his Father. Full of favour and truth.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And the Word became incarnate, and tabernacled with us, (and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father,) full of grace and truth.

Twentieth Century New Testament

And the Word became Man, and dwelt among us, (We saw his glory--the glory of the Only Son sent from the Father), full of love and truth.

Webster

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.

Weymouth New Testament

And the Word came in the flesh, and lived for a time in our midst, so that we saw His glory--the glory as of the Father's only Son, sent from His presence. He was full of grace and truth.

Williams New Testament

So the Word became human and lived a little while among us, and we actually saw His glory, the glory of One who is an only Son from His Father, and He was full of spiritual blessing and truth.

World English Bible

The Word became flesh, and lived among us. We saw his glory, such glory as of the one and only Son of the Father, full of grace and truth.

Worrell New Testament

And the Word became flesh, and tabernacled among us, (and we beheld His glory??lory as of the Only Begotten from the Father), full of grace and truth.

Worsley New Testament

And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, being full of grace and truth: and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only-begotten of the Father.

Youngs Literal Translation

And the Word became flesh, and did tabernacle among us, and we beheld his glory, glory as of an only begotten of a father, full of grace and truth.

Verse Picture

Themes

Christ » Word, the » Name applied to

Christ » Parables of found in one gospel only, (chapter specified) » Perfection of

Christ » Touched by others » Truth, the

Christ » Glory of » Revealed in the incarnation

Jesus Christ, Deity Of » As the only-begotten son of the father

Christ, character of » TRUE

Glory of Christ » In the fulness of his grace and truth

Glory of Christ » As incarnate

Flesh » The son of God (jesus Christ) becoming flesh

Glory » Of God » Exhibited in Christ

Glory » Christ's » Revealed in the incarnation

God, Glory of » Exhibited in Christ

Grace » Christ was full of

The high priest » Typified Christ in » Splendid dress

the Human nature of Christ » Is proved by his » Partaking of flesh and blood

Jesus Christ » Divinity of » The one and only son of the father

Jesus Christ » History of » John's testimony concerning him

Jesus Christ » Names of » Only begotten (greek monogenes: one and only, unique) of the father

John the baptist » John the baptist being sent to prepare the way for jesus Christ

Man » Christ » Took on him nature of

Names » Of Christ » Truth

Perfection » Some essential elements of » Christ's perfection

Preciousness of Christ » As the source of all grace

Seven » Editions of the divine law » 4th edition Christ the illustrated edition

Tabernacle » Illustrative » Of Christ

The word of God » Jesus Christ being the word of God

Truth » Adaption of » Christ the

Truth » Christ was full of

Virgin birth » The only begotten son of God

Witness » Who is a witness of the lord

Word » A title of jesus

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

the Word
λόγος 
Logos 
word, saying, account, speech, Word , thing, not tr,
Usage: 256

γίνομαι 
Ginomai 
be, come to pass, be made, be done, come, become, God forbid , arise, have, be fulfilled, be married to, be preferred, not tr, , vr done
Usage: 531

σάρξ 
Sarx 
Usage: 130

and



and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0
Usage: 0

σκηνόω 
Skenoo 
Usage: 5

ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

us
ἡμῖν 
hemin 
us, we, our, for us
Usage: 160

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

we beheld
θεάομαι 
theaomai 
Usage: 18

his

Usage: 0

δόξα 
Doxa 
Usage: 141

the glory
δόξα 
Doxa 
Usage: 141

as
ὡς 
Hos 
as, when, how, as it were, about,
Usage: 417

of the only begotten
μονογενής 
Monogenes 
Usage: 7

of
παρά 
Para 
of, with, from, by ... side, at, than,
Usage: 145

the Father
πατήρ 
Pater 
Usage: 180

πλήρης 
Pleres 
Usage: 15

of grace
χάρις 
Charis 
Usage: 151

Images John 1:14

Context Readings

The Prologue To John's Gospel

13 who were born,
not of blood,
or of the will of the flesh,
or of the will of man,
but of God.
14 The Word became flesh
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.
15 (John testified concerning Him and exclaimed,
“This was the One of whom I said,
‘The One coming after me has surpassed me,
because He existed before me.’”)


Cross References

Galatians 4:4

When the time came to completion, God sent His Son, born of a woman, born under the law,

1 Timothy 3:16

And most certainly, the mystery of godliness is great:He was manifested in the flesh,
vindicated in the Spirit,
seen by angels,
preached among the nations,
believed on in the world,
taken up in glory.

Psalm 2:7

I will declare the Lord’s decree:
He said to Me, “You are My Son;
today I have become Your Father.

John 1:1

In the beginning was the Word,
and the Word was with God,
and the Word was God.

1 John 1:1-2

What was from the beginning,
what we have heard,
what we have seen with our eyes,
what we have observed
and have touched with our hands,
concerning the Word of life—

Isaiah 40:5

And the glory of the Lord will appear,
and all humanity together will see it,
for the mouth of the Lord has spoken.

Hebrews 1:3

The Son is the radiance of God’s glory and the exact expression of His nature, sustaining all things by His powerful word. After making purification for sins, He sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high.

Hebrews 10:5

Therefore, as He was coming into the world, He said:You did not want sacrifice and offering,
but You prepared a body for Me.

1 John 4:9

God’s love was revealed among us in this way: God sent His One and Only Son into the world so that we might live through Him.

2 John 1:7

Many deceivers have gone out into the world; they do not confess the coming of Jesus Christ in the flesh. This is the deceiver and the antichrist.

Isaiah 53:2

He grew up before Him like a young plant
and like a root out of dry ground.
He didn’t have an impressive form
or majesty that we should look at Him,
no appearance that we should desire Him.

John 2:11

Jesus performed this first sign in Cana of Galilee. He displayed His glory, and His disciples believed in Him.

John 6:51

I am the living bread that came down from heaven. If anyone eats of this bread he will live forever. The bread that I will give for the life of the world is My flesh.”

John 11:40

Jesus said to her, “Didn’t I tell you that if you believed you would see the glory of God?”

Romans 8:3

What the law could not do since it was limited by the flesh, God did. He condemned sin in the flesh by sending His own Son in flesh like ours under sin’s domain, and as a sin offering,

Philippians 2:6-8

who, existing in the form of God,
did not consider equality with God
as something to be used for His own advantage.

Isaiah 7:14

Therefore, the Lord Himself will give you a sign: The virgin will conceive, have a son, and name him Immanuel.

Isaiah 60:1-2

Arise, shine, for your light has come,
and the glory of the Lord shines over you.

Matthew 17:1-5

After six days Jesus took Peter, James, and his brother John and led them up on a high mountain by themselves.

Luke 1:31-35

Now listen:
You will conceive and give birth to a son,
and you will call His name Jesus.

Luke 2:7

Then she gave birth to her firstborn Son, and she wrapped Him snugly in cloth and laid Him in a feeding trough—because there was no room for them at the lodging place.

Luke 2:11

Today a Savior, who is Messiah the Lord, was born for you in the city of David.

Luke 9:32

Peter and those with him were in a deep sleep, and when they became fully awake, they saw His glory and the two men who were standing with Him.

John 1:16-18

Indeed, we have all received grace after grace
from His fullness,

John 3:16

“For God loved the world in this way: He gave His One and Only Son, so that everyone who believes in Him will not perish but have eternal life.

John 3:18

Anyone who believes in Him is not condemned, but anyone who does not believe is already condemned, because he has not believed in the name of the One and Only Son of God.

John 12:40-41

He has blindedtheir eyes
and hardened their hearts,
so that they would not see with their eyes
or understand with their hearts,
and be converted,
and I would heal them.

John 14:6

Jesus told him, “I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through Me.

John 14:9

Jesus said to him, “Have I been among you all this time without your knowing Me, Philip? The one who has seen Me has seen the Father. How can you say, ‘Show us the Father’?

Romans 1:3-4

concerning His Son, Jesus Christ our Lord, who was a descendant of David according to the flesh

Romans 9:5

The ancestors are theirs, and from them, by physical descent, came the Messiah, who is God over all, praised forever. Amen.

1 Corinthians 15:47

The first man was from the earth
and made of dust;
the second man is from heaven.

Colossians 1:19

For God was pleased to have
all His fullness dwell in Him,

Colossians 2:9

For the entire fullness of God’s nature dwells bodily in Christ,

1 Timothy 1:14-16

And the grace of our Lord overflowed, along with the faith and love that are in Christ Jesus.

Hebrews 1:5

For to which of the angels did He ever say, You are My Son; today I have become Your Father, or again, I will be His Father, and He will be My Son?

Hebrews 2:11

For the One who sanctifies and those who are sanctified all have one Father. That is why Jesus is not ashamed to call them brothers,

Hebrews 2:14-17

Now since the children have flesh and blood in common, Jesus also shared in these, so that through His death He might destroy the one holding the power of death—that is, the Devil

Hebrews 5:5

In the same way, the Messiah did not exalt Himself to become a high priest, but the One who said to Him, You are My Son; today I have become Your Father,

1 Peter 2:4-7

Coming to Him, a living stone—rejected by men but chosen and valuable to God—

2 Peter 1:16-17

For we did not follow cleverly contrived myths when we made known to you the power and coming of our Lord Jesus Christ; instead, we were eyewitnesses of His majesty.

1 John 4:2-3

This is how you know the Spirit of God: Every spirit who confesses that Jesus Christ has come in the flesh is from God.

1 John 4:14

And we have seen and we testify that the Father has sent His Son as the world’s Savior.

Revelation 21:3

Then I heard a loud voice from the throne:Look! God’s dwelling is with humanity,
and He will live with them.
They will be His people,
and God Himself will be with them
and be their God.

Psalm 45:2

You are the most handsome of men;
grace flows from your lips.
Therefore God has blessed you forever.

Matthew 1:16

and Jacob fathered Joseph the husband of Mary,
who gave birth to Jesus who is called the Messiah.

Matthew 1:20-23

But after he had considered these things, an angel of the Lord suddenly appeared to him in a dream, saying, “Joseph, son of David, don’t be afraid to take Mary as your wife, because what has been conceived in her is by the Holy Spirit.

John 17:22

I have given them the glory You have given Me.
May they be one as We are one.

Acts 13:33

God has fulfilled this for us, their children, by raising up Jesus, as it is written in the second Psalm:You are My Son;
today I have become Your Father.

2 Corinthians 4:4-6

In their case, the god of this age has blinded the minds of the unbelievers so they cannot see the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God.

2 Corinthians 12:9

But He said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for poweris perfected in weakness.” Therefore, I will most gladly boast all the more about my weaknesses, so that Christ’s power may reside in me.

Ephesians 3:8

This grace was given to me—the least of all the saints—to proclaim to the Gentiles the incalculable riches of the Messiah,

Ephesians 3:18-19

may be able to comprehend with all the saints what is the length and width, height and depth of God’s love,

Colossians 2:3

All the treasures of wisdom and knowledge are hidden in Him.

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