Preexistence Of Christ
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But you, Bethlehem Ephrathah, being small among the clans of Judah, out of you one will come forth to me that is to be ruler in Israel; whose goings forth are from of old, from everlasting.
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.
Jesus said to them, "Most certainly, I tell you, before Abraham came into existence, I AM."
Now, Father, glorify me with your own self with the glory which I had with you before the world existed.
Father, I desire that they also whom you have given me be with me where I am, that they may see my glory, which you have given me, for you loved me before the foundation of the world.
He is before all things, and in him all things are held together.
without father, without mother, without genealogy, having neither beginning of days nor end of life, but made like the Son of God), remains a priest continually.
I am the Alpha and the Omega, the First and the Last, the Beginning and the End.
who is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation.
They will perish, but you continue. They all will grow old like a garment does. As a mantle, you will roll them up, and they will be changed; but you are the same. Your years will not fail."
That which was from the beginning, that which we have heard, that which we have seen with our eyes, that which we saw, and our hands touched, concerning the Word of life (and the life was revealed, and we have seen, and testify, and declare to you the life, the eternal life, which was with the Father, and was revealed to 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 testified about him. He cried out, saying, "This was he of whom I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me, for he was before me.'"
When I saw him, I fell at his feet like a dead man. He laid his right hand on me, saying, "Don't be afraid. I am the first and the last, and the Living one. I was dead, and behold, I am alive forevermore. Amen. I have the keys of Death and of Hades.
"To the angel of the assembly in Smyrna write: "The first and the last, who was dead, and has come to life says these things: