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1 John

1:1 This is about the Word of Life— that which was from the beginning, which we have heard and seen and touched.


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the
ην
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was
απ᾽
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from
αρχης
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[of]-origin

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the
ακηκοαμεν
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we-have-heard

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the
ἑωρακαμεν
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we-have-seen
τοις
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[to]-those
οφθαλμοις
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[to]-eyes
ἡμων
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[of]-us

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the
εθεασαμεθα
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we-examined
και
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and
αἱ
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the
χειρες
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hands
ἡμων
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[of]-us
εψηλαφησαν
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they-touched
περι
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about
του
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[of]-the
λογου
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[of]-saying
της
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[of]-the
ζωης
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[of]-life

1:2 This Life appeared; we have seen it, and we are witnessing and reporting to you the eternal life which was from the Father and appeared to us.

και
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and

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the
ζωη
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life
εφανερωθη
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was-revealed
και
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and
ἑωρακαμεν
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we-have-seen
και
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and
μαρτυρουμεν
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we-are-witnessing
και
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and
απαγγελλομεν
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we-are-announcing
ὑμιν
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[to]-yous
την
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the
ζωην
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life
την
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the
αιωνιον
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age-long
ἡτις
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which
ην
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was
προς
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toward
τον
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the
πατερα
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father
και
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and
εφανερωθη
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was-revealed
ἡμιν
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[to]-us

1:3 And we are reporting these things to you so you too can be close friends with us; and not only with us, but also with the Father and his Son Jesus the Anointed.


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the
ἑωρακαμεν
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we-have-seen
και
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and
ακηκοαμεν
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we-have-heard
απαγγελλομεν
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we-are-announcing
και
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and
ὑμιν
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[to]-yous
ἱνα
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that
και
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and
ὑμεις
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yous
κοινωνιαν
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partnership
εχητε
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yous-may-have
μεθ᾽
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with
ἡμων
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[of]-us
και
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and

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the
κοινωνια
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[to]-partnership
δε
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yet

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the
ἡμετερα
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our-own
μετα
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with
του
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[of]-the
πατρος
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[of]-father
και
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and
μετα
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with
του
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[of]-the
υἱου
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[of]-son
αυτου
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[of]-self
ιησου
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[of]-Jesus
χριστου
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[of]-anointed

1:4 We write these things so we can be filled with joy.

και
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and
ταυτα
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these-things
γραφομεν
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we-are-writing
ὑμεις
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yous
ἱνα
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that

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the
χαρα
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happiness
ἡμων
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[of]-us
η
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or-else
πεπληρωμενη
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having-been-filled-up

1:5 Now this is the message we heard from him and are passing along to you: that God is light; there is no darkness in him at all.

και
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and
εστιν
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is
αὑτη
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this one

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the
αγγελια
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news
ἡν
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which
ακηκοαμεν
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we-have-heard
απ᾽
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from
αυτου
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[of]-self
και
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and
αναγγελλομεν
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we-are-informing
ὑμιν
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[to]-yous
ὁτι
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since

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the
θεος
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God
φως
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light
εστιν
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is
και
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and
σκοτια
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[to]-darkness
εν
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in
αυτω
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[to]-[him/her/it]
ουκ
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not
εστιν
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is
ουδεμια
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not-even-one

1:6 Anyone who says they are close friends with him yet is in step with darkness is lying.

εαν
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if-ever
ειπωμεν
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we-may-say
ὁτι
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since
κοινωνιαν
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partnership
εχομεν
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we-have
μετ᾽
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with
αυτου
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[of]-self
και
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and
εν
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in
τω
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[to]-the
σκοτει
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[to]-darkness
περιπατωμεν
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we-may-walk-around
ψευδομεθα
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we-lie
και
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and
ου
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not
ποιουμεν
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we-are-doing
την
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the
αληθειαν
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truth

1:7 But if we stay in step with the light, as he is in the light, we are close friends with each other and the blood of Jesus his Son cleans us from every failure.

εαν
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if-ever
δε
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yet
εν
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in
τω
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[to]-the
φωτι
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[to]-illumination
περιπατωμεν
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we-may-walk-around
ὡς
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as
αυτος
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him/her/it-self
εστιν
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is
εν
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in
τω
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[to]-the
φωτι
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[to]-illumination
κοινωνιαν
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partnership
εχομεν
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we-have
μετ᾽
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with
αλληλων
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[of]-each-other
και
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and
το
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the
αἱμα
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blood
ιησου
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[of]-Jesus
του
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[of]-the
υἱου
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[of]-son
αυτου
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[of]-self
καθαριζει
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is-cleaning
ἡμας
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us
απο
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from
πασης
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[of]-every
ἁμαρτιας
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failure

1:8 If we say we never fail, we deceive ourselves and have no truth in us.

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if-ever
ειπωμεν
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we-may-say
ὁτι
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since
ἁμαρτιαν
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failure
ουκ
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not
εχομεν
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we-have
ἑαυτους
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themselves
πλανωμεν
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we-are-misleading
και
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and

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the
αληθεια
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[to]-truth
ουκ
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not
εστιν
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is
εν
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in
ἡμιν
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[to]-us

1:9 But if we admit we fail, he is faithful and just and will pardon us and clean us from all injustice.

εαν
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if-ever
ὁμολογωμεν
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we-may-acknowledge
τας
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those
ἁμαρτιας
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failure
ἡμων
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[of]-us
πιστος
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trustworthy
εστιν
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is
και
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and
δικαιος
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just
ἱνα
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that
αφη
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may-send-away
ἡμιν
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[to]-us
τας
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those
ἁμαρτιας
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failure
και
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and
καθαριση
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should-clean
ἡμας
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us
απο
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from
πασης
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[of]-every
αδικιας
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[of]-injustice

1:10 If we say we have not failed, we have made him a liar and his Word is not in us.

εαν
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if-ever
ειπωμεν
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we-may-say
ὁτι
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since
ουχ
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not
ἡμαρτηκαμεν
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we-have-failed
ψευστην
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falsifier
ποιουμεν
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we-are-doing
αυτον
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him/her/it
και
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and

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the
λογος
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saying
αυτου
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[of]-self
ουκ
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not
εστιν
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is
εν
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in
ἡμιν
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[to]-us