Parallel Verses

Weymouth New Testament

In Him was Life, and that Life was the Light of men.

New American Standard Bible

In Him was life, and the life was the Light of men.

King James Version

In him was life; and the life was the light of men.

Holman Bible

Life was in Him,
and that life was the light of men.

International Standard Version

In him was life, and that life brought light to humanity.

A Conservative Version

In him was life, and the life was the light of men.

American Standard Version

In him was life; and the life was the light of men.

Amplified

In Him was Life, and the Life was the Light of men.

An Understandable Version

Life existed in Him; and that Life [was what] enlightened mankind [spiritually].

Anderson New Testament

In him was life, and the life was the light of men.

Bible in Basic English

What came into existence in him was life, and the life was the light of men.

Common New Testament

In him was life, and the life was the light of men.

Daniel Mace New Testament

the Life was produc'd in him, and the Life was the Light of men.

Darby Translation

In him was life, and the life was the light of men.

Godbey New Testament

In Him was life, and the life was the light of the men.

Goodspeed New Testament

It was by him that life came into existence, and that life was the light of mankind.

John Wesley New Testament

In him was life, and the life was the light of men.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

In him was life, and the life was the light of men.

Julia Smith Translation

In him was life; and the life was the light of men.

King James 2000

In him was life; and the life was the light of men.

Lexham Expanded Bible

In him was life, and the life was the light of humanity.

Modern King James verseion

In Him was life, and the life was the light of men.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

In it was life; And the life was the light of men;

Moffatt New Testament

In him life lay, and this life was the Light for men:

Montgomery New Testament

In him was life, and the life was the light of men.

NET Bible

In him was life, and the life was the light of mankind.

New Heart English Bible

In him was life, and the life was the light of mankind.

Noyes New Testament

In him is life; and the life was the light of men.

Sawyer New Testament

In him was life, and the life was the light of men;

The Emphasized Bible

in him, was, life, and, the life, was, the light of men. -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

In him was life; and the life was the light of men.

Twentieth Century New Testament

That which came into being in him was Life; and the Life was the Light of Man;

Webster

In him was life; and the life was the light of men.

Williams New Testament

It was by Him that life began to exist, and that life was the light of mankind.

World English Bible

In him was life, and the life was the light of men.

Worrell New Testament

In Him was Life; and the Life was the light of men.

Worsley New Testament

In Him was life, and the life was the light of men.

Youngs Literal Translation

In him was life, and the life was the light of men,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
In
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

him

Usage: 0

was
ἦν 
En 
ἦν 
En 
was, were, had been, had, taught , stood , , vr was
was, were, had been, had, taught , stood , , vr was
Usage: 410
Usage: 410

ζωή 
Zoe 
Usage: 88

and

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

the life
ζωή 
Zoe 
Usage: 88

the light
φῶς 
Phos 
Usage: 44

Devotionals

Devotionals about John 1:4

Devotionals containing John 1:4

Images John 1:4

Prayers for John 1:4

Context Readings

The Prologue To John's Gospel

3 All things came into being through Him, and apart from Him nothing that exists came into being. 4 In Him was Life, and that Life was the Light of men. 5 The Light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overpowered it.


Cross References

John 5:26

For just as the Father has life in Himself, so He has also given to the Son to have life in Himself.

John 8:12

Once more Jesus addressed them. "I am the Light of the world," He said; "the man who follows me shall certainly not walk in the dark, but shall have the light of Life."

John 11:25

"I am the Resurrection and the Life," said Jesus; "he who believes in me, even if he has died, he shall live;

John 14:6

"I am the Way," replied Jesus, "and the Truth and the Life. No one comes to the Father except through me.

John 9:5

When I am in the world, I am the Light of the world."

John 12:46

I have come like light into the world, in order that no one who believes in me may remain in the dark.

1 John 1:2

the Life was manifested, and we have seen and bear witness, and we declare unto you the Life of the Ages which was with the Father and was manifested to us--

1 John 1:2-7

the Life was manifested, and we have seen and bear witness, and we declare unto you the Life of the Ages which was with the Father and was manifested to us--

John 1:8-9

He was not the Light, but he existed that he might give testimony concerning the Light.

1 Corinthians 15:45

In the same way also it is written, "The first man Adam became a living animal"; the last Adam is a life-giving Spirit.

1 John 5:11

And that testimony is to the effect that God has given us the Life of the Ages, and that this Life is in His Son.

1 John 5:11

And that testimony is to the effect that God has given us the Life of the Ages, and that this Life is in His Son.

1 John 5:11-3

And that testimony is to the effect that God has given us the Life of the Ages, and that this Life is in His Son.

1 John 5:11

And that testimony is to the effect that God has given us the Life of the Ages, and that this Life is in His Son.

1 John 5:11-5

And that testimony is to the effect that God has given us the Life of the Ages, and that this Life is in His Son.

1 John 5:11

And that testimony is to the effect that God has given us the Life of the Ages, and that this Life is in His Son.

1 John 5:11

And that testimony is to the effect that God has given us the Life of the Ages, and that this Life is in His Son.

Matthew 4:16

The people who were dwelling in darkness have seen a brilliant light; and on those who were dwelling in the region of the shadow of death, on them light has dawned."

Luke 1:78-79

Through the tender compassion of our God, Through which the daybreak from on high will come to us,

Luke 2:32

A light to shine upon the Gentiles, And the glory of Thy people Israel."

John 5:21

For just as the Father awakens the dead and gives them life, so the Son also gives life to whom He wills.

John 12:35

"Yet a little while," He replied, "the light is among you. Be faithful to the light that you have, for fear darkness should overtake you; for a man who walks in the dark does not know where he is going.

Acts 26:23

since the Christ was to be a suffering Christ, and by coming back from the dead was then to be the first to proclaim a message of light both to the Jewish people and to the Gentiles."

Ephesians 5:14

For this reason it is said, "Rise, sleeper; rise from among the dead, and Christ will shed light upon you."

Colossians 3:4

When Christ appears--He is our true Life--then you also will appear with Him in glory.

1 John 1:5-7

This is the Message which we have heard from the Lord Jesus and now deliver to you--God is Light, and in Him there is no darkness.

Revelation 22:1

Then he showed me the river of the Water of Life, bright as crystal, issuing from the throne of God and of the Lamb.

Revelation 22:16

"I Jesus have sent My angel for him solemnly to declare these things to you among the Churches. I am the Root and the offspring of David, the bright Morning Star.

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