He was in the world, and though the world was made through him, the world did not recognize him. (NIV)
He was in the world, and the world was made by him, and the world knew him not. (KJV)
He was in the world, and the world was made through Him, and the world did not know Him. (NASB)
Instead of a welcome mat, Jesus had a door slammed in His face. The themes of rejection and reception (v. 12) introduced in the prologue (1:1-18) appear again and again throughout the Gospel of John.
Radmacher, Earl D. ; Allen, Ronald Barclay ; House, H. Wayne: Nelson's New Illustrated Bible Commentary. Nashville : T. Nelson Publishers, 1999, S. Jn 1:10-11
John, God's inspired author of today's verse, lived the longest of the apostles and wrote five New Testament books.
Richards, Larry: Every Man in the Bible. Nashville : T. Nelson, 1999, S. 185
theDailyBibleVerse.org - Many Editions > Same Daily Verse
code for your myspace profile : register for email editon : iPod / mp3 edition : many more!