太初有道,道与神同在,道就是神。

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太初有道,道与神同在,道就是神。
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.

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这道太初与神同在。
The same was in the beginning with God.

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万物是借着他造的。凡被造的,没有一样不是借着他造的。
All things were made by him; and without him was not any thing made that was made.

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生命在他里头。这生命就是人的光。
In him was life; and the life was the light of men.

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光照在黑暗里,黑暗却不接受光。
And the light shineth in darkness; and the darkness comprehended it not.

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一个人,是从神那里差来的,名叫约翰
There was a man sent from God, whose name was John.

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这人来,为要作见证就是为光作见证,叫众人因他可以信。
The same came for a witness, to bear witness of the Light, that all men through him might believe.

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不是那光,乃是要为光作见证
He was not that Light, but was sent to bear witness of that Light.