The light shines in the darkness, but the darkness has not understood it. (John 1:5)
There came a man who was sent from God; his name was John. (John 1:6)
He came as a witness to testify concerning that light, so that through him all men might believe. (John 1:7)
He himself was not the light; he came only as a witness to the light. (John 1:8)
The true light that gives light to every man was coming into the world. (John 1:9)
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