The Word gave life to everything. But the Son of Man[x] has come down from heaven. 24 “I tell you the truth, those who listen to my message and believe in God who sent me have eternal life. [⇑ See verse text ⇑] Jesus' light came during a dark time, according to verse 5. “What do you want?” he asked them. The wind blows wherever it wants. 19 So Jesus explained, “I tell you the truth, the Son can do nothing by himself. And everybody is going to him instead of coming to us.”. 18 “There is no judgment against anyone who believes in him. Sooner or later, lights go out. We need an answer for those who sent us. Each could hold twenty to thirty gallons. 10 He came into the very world he created, but the world didn’t recognize him. “It has taken forty-six years to build this Temple, and you can rebuild it in three days?” 21 But when Jesus said “this temple,” he meant his own body. You have never heard his voice or seen him face to face, 38 and you do not have his message in your hearts, because you do not believe me—the one he sent to you. 13 The man didn’t know, for Jesus had disappeared into the crowd. But someone else is also testifying about me, and I assure you that everything he says about me is true. We know we love God’s children if we love God and obey his commandments. Humans can reproduce only human life, but the Holy Spirit gives birth to spiritual life. All lights that we know, eventually dim … [ac] 32 He testifies about what he has seen and heard, but how few believe what he tells them! Tags: Light, Darkness: Description: Illustration of John 1:5 NLT -- The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness can never extinguish it. Just as you can hear the wind but can’t tell where it comes from or where it is going, so you can’t explain how people are born of the Spirit.”. A scripture illustration of the bible verse John 1:5 NLT. John 1:1-5. 27 John replied, “No one can receive anything unless God gives it from heaven. The Word was with God, and the Word was God. 17 God sent his Son into the world not to judge the world, but to save the world through him. so that everyone will honor the Son, just as they honor the Father. All rights reserved. Therefore, I am filled with joy at his success. New Living Translation Update. Version. They will never be condemned for their sins, but they have already passed from death into life. In fact, the Father will show him how to do even greater works than healing this man. 20 For the Father loves the Son and shows him everything he is doing. ; 1:6 Greek a man named John. 51 While the man was on his way, some of his servants met him with the news that his son was alive and well. John 1:5, CSB: "That light shines in the darkness, and yet the darkness did not overcome it." 31 “He has come from above and is greater than anyone else. 1 John 1:5 NLT This is the message we heard from Jesus and now declare to you: God is light, and there is no darkness in him at all. All who do evil hate the light and refuse to go near it for fear their sins will be exposed. 16 “For this is how God loved the world: He gave[z] his one and only Son, so that everyone who believes in him will not perish but have eternal life. Prologue: Christ, the Eternal Word. New Living Translation (NLT). “I tell you the truth, the Son can do nothing by himself. Read verse in New Living Translation New Living Translation (NLT). 47 But since you don’t believe what he wrote, how will you believe what I say?”. Therefore, my judgment is just, because I carry out the will of the one who sent me, not my own will. 12 And besides, do you think you’re greater than our ancestor Jacob, who gave us this well? 9 The one who is the true light, who gives light to everyone, was coming into the world. Footnotes: 1:3-4 Or and nothing that was created was created except through him. 22 You Samaritans know very little about the one you worship, while we Jews know all about him, for salvation comes through the Jews. 11 I assure you, we tell you what we know and have seen, and yet you won’t believe our testimony. 25 “And I assure you that the time is coming, indeed it’s here now, when the dead will hear my voice—the voice of the Son of God. John 1. 12 But if you don’t believe me when I tell you about earthly things, how can you possibly believe if I tell you about heavenly things? For I have come to you in my Father’s name, and you have rejected me. 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