The existence of numerous and conflicting definitions adds to this confusion. The definition that I will work with in this essay is from D. Harvey, The Condition of Postmodernity.
My translation of this book from the original languages is provided below. In fact, the Word [Jesus Christ] was God [deity]. In fact, this spiritual life came into existence and continued to be the Light [communicated sphere of the Divine] of men [believers].
But the darkness could not overwhelm it [overcome it with hostile intent]. In fact, the world [the creation and its inhabitants] came into existence through Him.
However, the world [inhabitants] did not recognize Him. Jews] as received Him [Jesus Christ], He gave to them the right [judicial authority] to become children of God [as opposed to children of Abraham by heredity], to those who are the believing ones [Christians] in His name: This person is the One whom I spoke about, the One who would come after me [John preceded and announced His coming ministry], Who will rise above me [higher in stature and rank], because He was before me [eternal existence], John 1: The uniquely born one [Jesus Christ in hypostatic union], the essence of Deity, the One who is in the bosom of the Father [intimate fellowship], explained Him [the essence of the Father].
I myself am not the Messiah. Then are you Elijah? Are you the Prophet [like Moses]? And he replied with discernment: Who are you, so that we may give an answer to those [religious leaders in Jerusalem] who sent us? What do you say about yourself? Why then are you baptizing, if you are not the Messiah, nor Elijah, nor the Prophet [like Moses]?
I myself am baptizing by means of water. He [Jesus Christ] stands in your midst, One you [religious leaders] do not recognize, John 1: Look, the Lamb of God [allusion to the sacrificial system of Israel] who will take away the sin of the world [exclusive Jewish benefits are extended to Gentiles in future dispensations]!
A man will come after me [John preceded and announced His coming ministry] Who will rise above me [higher in stature and rank], because He was before me [eternal existence].
But in order that He might be revealed to Israel [as their Messiah], for this reason [purpose of identification], I came before the public baptizing by means of water.
But He [God the Father] who sent me to baptize by means of water, that same One said to me: Look, the Lamb of God!
What are you searching for? Rabbi, which translated means Teacherwhere do you live? Come and you will see. So they departed and saw where He lived and they stayed with Him that day.
It was about the tenth hour. We found the Messiah, which means, being interpreted, the Christ [the Anointed One]. After Jesus fixed His gaze upon him, He said: You are Simon, son of Jonas. You will be called Kephas, which is translated: Then He came upon Philip and Jesus said to him: We found the One Moses wrote about in the law, as well as the prophets - Jesus from Nazareth, the son of Joseph.
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