Tag Archives: Joy

Face to face with the Savior

The life appeared; we have seen it … (NIV) This life came to earth. We saw him … (Worldwide English) What a great, great passage for Easter season. The Life appeared, was manifested, came to earth. The Greek word used … Continue reading

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That’s life

The one who gives life appeared! (CEV) The Word of Life appeared … (MSG) … the Life was manifested … (Young’s Literal Translation) Ah … the one who gives life appeared! Life was manifested. This is such tremendous good news! … Continue reading

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Word up

The Word that gives life … (CEV) The Word of Life appeared … (MSG) He is the Word of life … (NLT) John calls Jesus “the Word.” His Gospel begins, “In the beginning was the Word. The Word was with … Continue reading

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What’s the good word?

… this we proclaim concerning the Word of life … (NIV) We are writing to you about this Word of life … (Worldwide English) … of the word of life … (Douay Rheims) So far John has told us that … Continue reading

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Finishing Touch

… verified it with our own hands … (MSG) … our hands have touched … (KJV) A final thought, I think, about this part of the passage. Scholars say part of John’s purpose with writing  First John was to defeat … Continue reading

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Very touching

… our hands did handle … (Young’s Literal Translation) … our hands handled … (Darby Translation) The story is told of a nun – most often it is told of Mother Teresa, but I heard that it had been told … Continue reading

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Who touched whom?

… and our hands touched this Word. (CEV) … and touched him with our own hands … (NLT) Imagine it … John was writing to us about Jesus, a person he had touched with his own hands. I was talking … Continue reading

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