John 1:1-13 (And the Word was God)

Yesterday, we looked at the term “word” (logos) to see how John was presenting Jesus as the personification of wisdom and reason – the embodiment of everything that both Jews and Greeks were looking for. The eternal creative force turned up as a real person to live among us.

But Jesus isn’t just the creative “force” behind the world. He’s nothing less than God himself:

John 1:1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.

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