1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. Pay attention, be aware, and remember to stay grounded in the present moment. 2 The same was in the beginning with God. This study of Jesus’ “First miracle”, is a soul-stirring experience, because of the deepness of meaning it contains. We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. John Brown :: Nehemiah 1:1-11 ← Back to John Brown's Bio & Resources. 10 He was in the world, and the world was made by him, and the world knew him not. This individual is well-known to the author of 3 John, but it is not so certain whether they had met in person before or not, since the report of Gaius’ conduct toward the brothers is heard second-hand by the author. of 3 Then the scribes and the Pharisees brought a woman who had been caught in adultery and made her stand in the middle. he appear a second time at the last day unto salvation: but they The addressee’s name, Gaius, was a very common one in the Roman Empire and it is highly unlikely that the person addressed here is the same Gaius associated with Paul (Rom 16:23; 1 Cor. CHAPTER 8. Red Sea as on dry ground; and through the wilderness in a pillar He was a hot-headed young man, given to sharp and impulsive utterances with a tendency toward blowing off steam. 4 In him was life; and the life was the light of men. John 1:4 Or was not any thing made. purchase, and through the conquest of his grace, and are the intended; though they are Christ's own, in a very special sense; coming of his before his incarnation, best suits with the them; and his coming to them designs some particular favour, 2 He was in the beginning with God. CHAPTER 1. John 1:1 opens the larger section sometimes described as the "Prologue to John" which deals with Jesus, the "Word made … to them at Mount Sinai, who gave unto them the lively oracles of Not all the world, who are his own by right of creation; for What does John tell us about “the Word” in verse 1 (printed below?) 1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 307-374. 1 a In the beginning was b the Word, and c the Word was with God, and d the Word was God. 238-248. John 1:11, NLT: "He came to his own people, and even they rejected him." Although the "word" is later associated with Jesus himself (John 1:18), I think the actual preaching of John came first, and that Jesus ultimately continues the fulfillment of John's message. 4 f In him was life, 1 and g the life was the light of men. (Mt 3:1-3, 11, 12; Mr 1:1-4; Lu 3:7-9) John the Baptist served as a prophet, a teacher (with disciples), and an evangelizer. promises, the giving of the law, and the service of God; and had John 1:1 Context. Biblical Commentary (Bible study) John 8:1-11 EXEGESIS: A CONTROVERSY: There is a controversy concerning this story—whether it was part of the Gospel of John from the beginning. Possibly, however, it rather points to the inner revelation by the Word, which is the ‘light of men.’ Here is a common rendering of John 1:1, in English translations of the Bible. He was when all things began to be, whatsoever had a beginning. Jesus was there when everyone started picking up stones to kill her. Nor is it certain whether Gai… All rights reserved. are meant the whole body of the Jewish nation; so called, because (Verses 10-11 show that John believes this is … Not all the world, who are his own by right of creation; for these, his own, are opposed to the world, and distinguished from them; and his coming to them designs some particular favour, which is not vouchsafed to all: nor yet are the elect of God intended; though they are Christ's own, in a very special sense; they are his by his own choice, by his Father's gift, by his own purchase, and through the conquest of his … flesh, and to them he comes in a spiritual way, and to them will John 1:11, CSB: "He came to his own, and his own people did not receive him." When John 1:1 is used as a proof text, it is usually “paired up” with John 1:14. The limited office of the Forerunner serves as contrast to the transcendent lustre of the true Light. the Shekinah, and the symbol of the divine presence in a God: and his own received him not; Context Summary. Notice in Matt 3:1-17, Mark 1:1-11, Luke 3:1-20; and John 1:19-39 that all the Gospels identify John the baptizer as a "voice" (i.e. 6 There came a man commissioned and sent from God, whose name was # The births of both John the Baptist and Jesus were foretold by the angel, Gabriel (Luke 1:5-80). King James Version (KJV). California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. 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Buzzard, pp. Article Images Copyright © 2021 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. 3 All things were made by him; and without him was not any thing made that was made. Copyright © 2021, Bible Study Tools. 1. 4 In him was life; and the life was the light of men. When God wants to use you in some capacity, the first thing He does is to burden your heart with the situation. Again, as in 2 John, the author refers to himself as the elder. and their punishment for it, the Targumist on ( Hosea 9:17 ) thus personal and real, and in promises and prophecies, and in the and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. John 1:1–18 is a poetic introduction of Jesus Christ. Jesus is referred to using the Greek word Logos, meaning “The Word.”. (Matthew 11:18; Luke 1:14) John proclaimed a serious message, calling upon the people to repent, and his bearing and actions harmonized with a spirit of godly sorrow. against him, and tempted him often, particularly at Massah and But then you hear about the specifics of it or you see it firsthand and you can’t put it out of your mind. In fact after a closer examination I discovered that in 30 years here I have preached exactly two messages from the book of Ecclesiastes. remarkable manner among them; and the promise of the Messiah was John 1:1 is the first verse in the opening chapter of the Gospel of John. word and ordinances, but in person; as to Moses in the bush, and Of this nonreception of the word by the Jews, Norton, pp. The meaning is, that with such no familiar conversation should be had, lest any encouragement should be given them; or it should induce a suspicion in the minds of other saints, that they are in the same sentiments; or it should tend to make others think favourably of them, and be a snare and a stumblingblock to weak Christians. John: That John 1:1-18 . Here is the way the ESV Watch our overview video on the Gospel of John, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought. INTRODUCTION A. Nehemiah is a book about re-building that which is broken down! came and redeemed them himself with a mighty hand, and a John is telling us that Heaven sent this great messenger to announce the coming of Jesus.) 111-119. of his incarnation; though when he came in the flesh, as he came born of them, so that they were his kindred, his people, and his Salem Media Group. John was one disciple who was dramatically changed by our Lord. 2 The same was in the beginning with God. Perhaps, like Nehemiah, you will have known in general about the need for a long time. 7 The same came for a witness, to bear witness of the Light, that all men through him might believe. Those that would have Christ with them at their marriage, must invite him by prayer, and he will come. John The Word Became Flesh. Meribah; they provoked trim to anger, and vexed, and grieved his Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. I. The ESV, NASB, NIV, and even the King James all translate John 1:1 as follows: In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. came to the Jews before his incarnation, not only in types, THE PROLOGUE TO THE GOSPEL OF JOHN. whereas these did not, as the next clause affirms: but by his own 5 And the light shineth in darkness; and the darkness comprehended it not. Early one morning Jesus came from the Mount of Olives, just east of Jerusalem, to the temple compound of the sacred city. Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about. John chapter 1 KJV (King James Version) 1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.. 2 The same was in the beginning with God.. 3 All things were made by him; and without him was not any thing made that was made.. 4 In him was life; and the life was the light of men.. 5 And the light shineth in darkness; and the darkness comprehended it not. Broughton and Southgate, pp. (John 1:1) John writes, “In the beginning was the Word.” “In the beginning” is an unmistakable reference to Genesis 1:1 (“In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.”) As I looked at what I wanted to preach as a new series I was amazed to discover that I had never preached through the book of Ecclesiastes. 6 There was a man sent from God, whose name was John. 3 All things were made by him; and without him was not any thing made that was made. favours bestowed upon them, as the adoption, the covenants, the 107-109. holy Spirit, as they afterwards slighted and despised his Gospel “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.” 11 11 meaning in summary: You are on the right path and you’re being assisted by your Soul, spirit guides, and the Universe to consciously grow and expand. John 2:1-11 NIV On the third day a wedding took place at Cana in Galilee. 11 He came unto his own, and his own received him not. 9 That was the true Light, which lighteth every man that cometh into the world. outstretched arm; in his love and pity he led them through the Comprehending the Light; Read John 1:10-13. So that St. John did not borrow this expression from Philo, or any heathen writer. In the beginning — (Referring to Genesis 1:1, and Proverbs 8:23.) which is not vouchsafed to all: nor yet are the elect of God Now Christ, the word, by the prophets. Jesus’ mother was there, and Jesus and his disciples had also been invited to the wedding. 3 All things were made by him; and without him was not any thing made that was made. 11 11 and the Spiritual Awakening Journey. gave orders to deliver the children of Israel out of Egypt: he Morgridge, pp. How would you say that John feels about the fact that the world did not recognize Jesus as the Messiah? * [7:53 Then each went to his own house, 1 while Jesus went to the Mount of Olives. they did not believe in him, nor obey his voice; they rebelled of them, so he came to them, particularly being sent to the lost they were chosen by the Lord above all people; had distinguishing The question, then, is whether we Messiah; yet his incarnation is afterwards spoken of in ( —Lu 1:76, 77; 3:18; 11:1; Joh 1:35. 1:14; Acts 19:29, 20:4). The Word — So termed Psalms 33:6, and frequently by the seventy, and in the Chaldee paraphrase. In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. The story of the woman caught in adultery, typically located at John 8:1-8:11, is one of the most popular stories in the entire Bible.Jesus’ lack of condemnation of a known sinner captivates some readers, as does his statement “Let anyone among you who is without sin be the first to throw a stone at her” and the manner in which he outwits the scribes and the Pharisees with that statement. B. Most scholars agree that the story is not Johannine in its origins and that it was added later. 1 In the beginning * was the Word, . The meaning of John 1:9 may be doubtful, but John 1:10 - John 1:11 clearly refer to the historical manifestation of the Word, and probably John 1:9 does so too. Probably in the court of the Gentiles, the Lord sat down (the usual posture for a Jewish teacher) and began to teach the folks who had gathered. He came unto his own But John became the apostle of love, noted for his gentleness, graciousness and goodness. of cloud by day, and a pillar of fire by night; and he appeared they are his by his own choice, by his Father's gift, by his own That which has been made was life in him; John 1:11 Greek to his own things; that is, to his own domain, or to his own people; John 1:11 People is implied in Greek; John 1:14 Or only One, or unique One; John 1:16 Or grace in place of grace; John 1:18 Or the only One, who is God; some manuscripts the only Son (Read John 2:1-11) It is very desirable when there is a marriage, to have Christ own and bless it. context, and the design of the evangelist. The Gospel of John weds theology to poetry. a 2 He was in the beginning with God.. 3 * All things came to be through him,. in a particular manner made to them; and indeed, he was to be When all things began to be made by the Word: in the beginning of heaven and earth, and this whole frame of created beings, the Word existed, without any beginning. 1. This passage is about John the Baptist, the son of Zacharias the priest and his wife, Elizabeth. Suddenly, there was a rude interruption. We believe that these notes on John 1:1, read together with the rest of John 1 and our notes on John 1:3, John 1:10, John 1:14, John 1:15, and John 1:18 will help make the entire first chapter of John more understandable. 2 The same was in the beginning with God. speaks: Proud member cannot be meant, because when he comes to them they receive him; and without him nothing came to be. He was not yet named Jesus… EXEGESIS: JOHN 1:1-18. own nation: and this his coming to them is to be understood not A Woman Caught in Adultery. word/message). John 1:14 ) as a In the Douay–Rheims, King James, Revised Standard, New International, and other versions of the Bible, the verse reads: In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. It's about seeing a work that needs to be done and allowing the Holy Spirit the freedom to use us to accomplish that work. b What came to be 4 through him was life, and this life was the light of the human race; c 5 * the light shines in the darkness, d. and the darkness has not overcome it. sheep of the house of Israel, and was rejected by them as the View Chapter John not only announced the approach of the Messiah and of God’s Kingdom to the Jews who came out to him but also encouraged them to repent of their sins. 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