And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, full of grace and truth a pastoral letter on the occasion of the third Christian millenium by Orthodox Eastern Church.

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Published by Holy Cross Orthodox Press in Brookline, Mass .

Written in English

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  • Standing Conference of Canonical Orthodox Bishops in America.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 45).

Book details

Statementthe hierarchs of the Standing Conference of the Canonical Orthodox Bishops in the Americas.
ContributionsStanding Conference of Canonical Orthodox Bishops in America.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX732 .O78 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination45 p. ;
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3320269M
ISBN 101885652488
LC Control Number2004272209
OCLC/WorldCa46417502

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And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us (and we beheld his glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father), full of grace and truth. John “And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, (and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father,) full of grace and truth.” King James Version (KJV).

The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the one and only Son, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth. In fact John points to everything in His life and teachings as a sign that Jesus of Nazareth was truly the Eternal Word of God who "became flesh and dwelt among us, full of grace and truth" (John 1: 14).

John Compared to the Other Gospel Accounts. John likes symbolism, as even a surface reading of the Book of the Revelation of Jesus Christ will readily show.

But John’s Gospel has its allusions and symbols too. One of these we find in the jaw-dropping declaration of John “And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth.” The word.

Now the Word became flesh and took up residence among us. We saw his glory—the glory of the one and only, full of grace and truth, who came from the Father (Jn. ). In these few verses from the Gospel of John we learn the following about this “Word that became flesh”: He is the self-existent One, not a created being.

Jesus is always doing unexpected things, like loving you no matter what you do, like showing up in human form, in flesh, in a Bethlehem barn.

The word became flesh and dwelt among us, full of grace and truth. It was a simple event, and it expressed a simple reality: God loves us so much that God became what we are. ◄ John ► The Word became flesh and made His dwelling among us. We have seen His glory, the glory of the one and only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth.

It reads: “The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the one and only Son, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth.” The Word did not just appear to be human; the Word became flesh. John says, "And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth." In this verse, John is communicating that Jesus (the Word) is the entire message, the complete message, God wanted to send to earth.

Then there is John17, which says, “The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the one and only Son, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth.

For the law was given. “And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, (and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father,) full of grace and truth” (John ). You may be seated. There are many things at the end of this verse that I could comment on, but I would like us.

The Gospel of John is a wonderful place to start when reading the Bible because this verse is in the first chapter which reads, “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the WORD WAS GOD.” God’s Word came to us in the form of a baby who was wrapped in swaddling clothes and laid in a manger.

And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we beheld His glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father, full of grace and truth. NKJV: New King James Version. And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth.

15 (John bore witness about him, and cried out, “This was he of whom I said, ‘He who comes after me ranks before me, because he was before me.’”) 16 And from his fullness we have all received, grace upon grace. 17 For the law was given through.

John And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we beheld His glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father, full of grace and truth. Read verse in New King James Version.

“The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the one and only Son, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth.” John In the opening chapter of John, we are told about this Word who is God that became flesh and dwelt among us.

People found it easy to disregard the message of an invisible God and continued in their sin and rebellion. So the Message became flesh, took on human form, and came to dwell among us (Matthew ; Romans ; Philippians –11).

The Greeks used the word logos to refer to one’s “mind,” “reason,” or “wisdom.” John used this. “And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, full of grace and truth; we have beheld his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father” (John ).

To make us children of God, it was necessary that his only Son become a man. But to all who did receive him, who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God, who were born, not of blood nor of the will of the flesh nor of the will of man, but of God.

And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth. And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth.

ESV: English Standard Version Dr. Grant C. Richison John 1: 14 And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we beheld His glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father, full of grace and truth.

Now we come to a climatic and pivotal verse that shows the eternal Word taking on human form. We move from the eternity of the Word to time. In one short, pithy statement, the apostle John revealed the incarnation of.

In Jesus, we see the perfect balance of grace and truth. "And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we beheld His glory, the glory as of. By placing the Book of the Gospels clearly on the altar, we see visually the truth that “the Word became flesh and dwelt among us” (John ).

Through this elevation and exposition of the Book, in the opening procession, we see Christ as both Word and Sacrament. As Goffredo Boselli points out in “The Spiritual Meaning of the Liturgy,”.

14 The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the one and only Son, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth. 15 (John testified concerning him.

He cried out, saying, “This is the one I spoke about when I said, ‘He who comes after me. JohnNIV: "The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the one and only Son, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth." JohnESV: "And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth.".

14 And z the Word a became flesh and b dwelt among us, c and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son 4 from the Father, full of d grace and e truth. 15 (f John bore witness about him, and cried out, “This was he of whom I said, g ‘He who comes after me ranks before me, because he was before me.’”) 16 For from h his fullness we.

The better to feel the full force of our translation, let us compare this with an analogous text from the Gospel of St. John. This Evangelist, speaking of the Humanity of the Incarnate Word, expresses all by saying, that Jesus is full of grace and truth [St. John, i. 14].

In the iconic first chapter of John’s Gospel, John writes, “And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father, full of grace.

The ‘Word Became Flesh’ Means That Jesus Dwells Among Us. Believing that Jesus is the fulfillment of all Old Testament prophecies, ultimately leads us to believe the truth of what comes after the “Word became flesh”.Jesus came down as a human, but Jesus also dwelt among us and became the greater Moses (Deuteronomy ).Where Moses provided the first tabernacle and place that God.

DRB: And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, (and we saw his glory, the glory as it were of the only begotten of the Father,) full of grace and truth.

DBT: And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us (and we have contemplated his glory, a glory as of an only-begotten with a father), full of grace and truth. English Standard Version 14 And zthe Word abecame flesh and bdwelt among us, cand we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son4 from the Father, full of dgrace and etruth.

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Register. 13 who were born, not of blood nor of the will of the flesh nor of the will of man, but of God. 14 And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us, and we saw His glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth. 15 John * testified about Him and cried out, saying, “This was He of whom I said, ‘ He who comes after.

And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us (and we beheld his glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father), full of grace and truth. Basic English Translation (BBE) And so the Word became flesh and took a place among us for a time; and we saw his glory--such glory as is given to an only son by his father--saw it to be true and full.

Eternity became finite. Love became action. God became man. And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth. (ESV) Fonts Used. Neue Haas Grotesk [$].

The Meaning of “The Word Became Flesh” One of my favorite Christmas verses is John “And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, full of grace and truth; we have beheld his glory, glory as of the Son from the father.”.

And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we beheld His glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father, full of grace and truth. —John Often I speak and share stories of truth our dad so richly planted into the lives of his boys.

Today, I share with you mentoring from my older brother. The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the one and only Son, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth.

NLT So the Word became human and made his home among us. He was full of unfailing love and faithfulness. And we have seen his glory, the glory of the Father’s one and only Son. ESV. John ESV / 3 helpful votes And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth.

John ESV / 3 helpful votes All things were made through him, and without him was not any thing made that was made. John ESV / 3 helpful votes In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word.

And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we beheld His glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father, full of grace and truth. A. A. Link panels (synchronize references) Go to table of contents Single column Stretch across both columns Show reading view (Fullscreen) .14 And the Word became flesh * and made his dwelling among us, and we saw his glory, the glory as of the Father’s only Son, full of grace and truth.

k. 15 * John testified to him and cried out, The Book of Signs. John the Baptist’s Testimony to Himself. 19 * And this is the testimony of John.And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us, and we saw His glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth.

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