Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

There came a man, sent from God, whose name was John.

New American Standard Bible

There came a man sent from God, whose name was John.

King James Version

There was a man sent from God, whose name was John.

Holman Bible

There was a man named John
who was sent from God.

International Standard Version

There was a man sent from God, whose name was John.

A Conservative Version

A man came to be who was sent from God, his name was John.

Amplified

There came a man sent from God, whose name was John.

An Understandable Version

There was a man sent from God whose name was John [the Immerser].

Anderson New Testament

There was a man sent from God, whose name was John.

Bible in Basic English

There was a man sent from God, whose name was John.

Common New Testament

There was a man sent from God, whose name was John.

Daniel Mace New Testament

There was a man sent from God, whose name was John.

Darby Translation

There was a man sent from God, his name John.

Godbey New Testament

There was a man having been sent from God, whose name was John;

Goodspeed New Testament

There appeared a man by the name of John, with a message from God.

John Wesley New Testament

There was a man sent from God, whose name was John. The same came for a testimony,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

There was a man sent from God, whose name was John.

Julia Smith Translation

A man was sent from God, the name to him John.

King James 2000

There was a man sent from God, whose name was John.

Lexham Expanded Bible

A man came, sent from God, {whose name was} John.

Modern King James verseion

There was a man sent from God; his name was John.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

There was a man sent from God, whose name was John.

Moffatt New Testament

A man appeared, sent by God, whose name was John:

Montgomery New Testament

A man came into being, sent from God, whose name was John.

NET Bible

A man came, sent from God, whose name was John.

New Heart English Bible

There came a man, sent from God, whose name was John.

Noyes New Testament

There was a man, sent from God, whose name was John.

Sawyer New Testament

There was a man, sent by God, whose name was John.

The Emphasized Bible

There arose a man, sent from God, whose name was, John:

Thomas Haweis New Testament

A man was sent from God, whose name was John.

Twentieth Century New Testament

There appeared a man sent from God, whose name was John;

Webster

There was a man sent from God, whose name was John.

Weymouth New Testament

There was a man sent from God, whose name was John.

Williams New Testament

There appeared a man named John, sent from God.

World English Bible

There came a man, sent from God, whose name was John.

Worrell New Testament

There was a man sent from God, whose name was John.

Worsley New Testament

There was a man sent from God, whose name was John:

Youngs Literal Translation

There came a man -- having been sent from God -- whose name is John,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
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

a man
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man, not tr,
Usage: 316

ἀποστέλλω 
Apostello 
Usage: 73

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

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151


Usage: 0

ὄνομα 
Onoma 
name, named, called, surname , named , not tr
Usage: 162

Devotionals

Devotionals about John 1:6

Devotionals containing John 1:6

References

Word Count of 38 Translations in John 1:6

Context Readings

The Prologue To John's Gospel

5 And the light shineth in the darkness; and the darkness apprehended it not. 6 There came a man, sent from God, whose name was John. 7 The same came for witness, that he might bear witness of the light, that all might believe through him.


Cross References

Malachi 3:1

Behold, I send my messenger, and he shall prepare the way before me: and the Lord, whom ye seek, will suddenly come to his temple; and the messenger of the covenant, whom ye desire, behold, he cometh, saith Jehovah of hosts.

John 1:33

And I knew him not: but he that sent me to baptize in water, he said unto me, Upon whomsoever thou shalt see the Spirit descending, and abiding upon him, the same is he that baptizeth in the Holy Spirit.

John 3:28

Ye yourselves bear me witness, that I said, I am not the Christ, but, that I am sent before him.

Isaiah 40:3-5

The voice of one that crieth, Prepare ye in the wilderness the way of Jehovah; make level in the desert a highway for our God.

Malachi 4:5-6

Behold, I will send you Elijah the prophet before the great and terrible day of Jehovah come.

Matthew 3:1-11

And in those days cometh John the Baptist, preaching in the wilderness of Judaea, saying,

Matthew 11:10

This is he, of whom it is written, Behold, I send my messenger before thy face, Who shall prepare thy way before thee.

Matthew 21:25

The baptism of John, whence was it? from heaven or from men? And they reasoned with themselves, saying, If we shall say, From heaven; he will say unto us, Why then did ye not believe him?

Mark 1:1-8

The beginning of the gospel of Jesus Christ, the Son of God.

Luke 1:13

But the angel said unto him, Fear not, Zacharias: because thy supplication is heard, and thy wife Elisabeth shall bear thee a son, and thou shalt call his name John.

Luke 1:15-17

For he shall be great in the sight of the Lord, and he shall drink no wine nor strong drink; and he shall be filled with the Holy Spirit, even from his mother's womb.

Luke 1:61-63

And they said unto her, There is none of thy kindred that is called by this name.

Luke 1:76

Yea and thou, child, shalt be called the prophet of the Most High: For thou shalt go before the face of the Lord to make ready his ways;

Luke 3:2-20

in the highpriesthood of Annas and Caiaphas, the word of God came unto John the son of Zacharias in the wilderness.

Acts 13:24

when John had first preached before his coming the baptism of repentance to all the people of Israel.

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