John 1:3

“All things were made by him; and without him was not any thing made that was made.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

All things were made by him, and without him was not any thing made that was made.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

All things came into being through Him, and apart from Him nothing came into being that has come into being.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

All things were made through him; and without him was not anything made that hath been made.
- American Standard Version (1901)

All things came into existence through him, and without him nothing was.
- Basic English Bible

All things received being through him, and without him not one [thing] received being which has received being.
- Darby Bible

All things were made by him; and without him was not any thing made that was made.
- Webster's Bible

All things came into being through Him, and apart from Him nothing that exists came into being.
- Weymouth Bible

All things were made through him. Without him was not anything made that has been made.
- World English Bible

Alle thingis weren maad bi hym, and withouten hym was maad no thing, that thing that was maad.
- Wycliffe Bible

all things through him did happen, and without him happened not even one thing that hath happened.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 1:3


1:3 All things beside God were made, and all things which were made, were made by the Word. In #Joh 1:1|,2 is described the state of things before the creation: #Joh 1:3|, In the creation: #Joh 1:4|, In the time of man's innocency: #Joh 1:5|, In the time of man's corruption.


Discussion for John 1

  • ANTHONY PLANGE-ANNAN
    I give thanks and glory to John who humbly give good accounts of the Messiah and not given credit to himself by saying I baptize you with water but he will do with the Holy Spirit.
  • Edna
    I so much like verse 12 "But as many as received him, to them gave he power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on his name"
  • Tracey Greene
    I love that part where the word says: and all we have received of His fullness. Christ is full of grace and truth, and having received of His fullness is incredible, His Spirit lives on the inside of us giving us a truly wonderful power to overcome the things of the world. John makes it plain, to the point.
  • Elijah
    Would any of you be so kind as to tell my why the second coming of jesus cannot fulfill the jewish definition of a Messiah?
  • Antwi
    King James
    Good news



  • BSP
    Verse 3 shows that not even one thing has come into existence apart from Jesus.