Preexistence Of Christ
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But you, Bethlehem Ephrathah, though you be little among the thousands of Judah, yet out of you shall he come forth unto me that is to be ruler in Israel; whose goings forth have been from of old, from everlasting.
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.
Jesus said unto them, Verily, verily, I say unto you, Before Abraham was, I am.
And now, O Father, glorify me with your own self with the glory which I had with you before the world was.
Father, I will that they also, whom you have given me, be with me where I am; that they may behold my glory, which you have given me: for you loved me before the foundation of the world.
And he is before all things, and by him all things are held together.
Without father, without mother, without descent, having neither beginning of days, nor end of life; but made like unto the Son of God; abides a priest continually.
I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end, the first and the last.
Who is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation:
They shall perish; but you remain; and they all shall grow old as does a garment; And as a mantle shall you fold them up, and they shall be changed: but you are the same, and your years shall not fail.
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; (For the life was manifested, and we have seen it, and bear witness, and show unto you that eternal life, which was with the Father, and was manifested unto us;)
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. The same was in the beginning with God.
John bore witness of him, and cried, saying, This was he of whom I spoke, He that comes after me is preferred before me: for he was before me.
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: I am he that lives, and was dead; and, behold, I am alive forevermore, Amen; and have the keys of hades and of death.
And unto the angel of the church in Smyrna write; These things says the first and the last, who was dead, and is alive;