All things were made by him; and without him was not any thing made that was made. 2 He was in the beginning with God. 3 All things were made by him; and without him was not any thing made that was made. 4 In him was life, [] and () the life was the light of men. The Word Became Flesh. Here are 10 facts about him: 1. In this lesson, we'll explore John's reign and legacy, and see how it impacted medieval England. 4 f In him was life, 1 and g the life was the light of men. Interesting Facts about King John 1. John was given this nickname by his father, Henry II, of all people! He lost many of his family’s Angevin lands on the continent and was forced to concede numerous rights to his barons in the Magna Carta, which has led to John being considered a colossal failure.In later years many poor reputations have been rolled back by modern supporters, and while John's financial management is now being reassessed, … 4 In him was life; and the life was the light of men. 1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. John, byname John Lackland, French Jean sans Terre, (born c. 1166—died October 18/19, 1216, Newark, Nottinghamshire, England), king of England from 1199 to 1216. John The Word Became Flesh. The same was in the beginning with God. 5 The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. The Magna Carta [1], >or Great Charter, was issued during his reign. John 1:2 Context. In him was life; and the life was the light of men. John >John (1167-1216) was king of England from 1199 to 1216. 3 e All things were made through him, and without him was not any thing made that was made. 1 a In the beginning was b the Word, and c the Word was with God, and d the Word was God. His English subjects no doubt wished these initial expectations had been fulfilled: John proved such a poor and unpopular king that he won himself the moniker of “Bad King John“. 2 The same was in the beginning with God. King John is a controversial figure in English history, but someone who oversaw great change. 5 And the light shineth in darkness; and the darkness comprehended it not. Born on Dec. 24, 1167, John was the youngest son of King Henry II [2] and Eleanor of Aquitaine [3]. Colossians 1:17 He is before all things, and in Him all things hold together. He was nicknamed ‘Lackland’ by his father. In a war with the French king Philip II, he lost Normandy and almost all his other possessions in France.In England, after a revolt of the barons, he was forced to seal the Magna Carta (1215). He was also known as John Lackland. 2 He was in the beginning with God. This list of kings and queens of the Kingdom of England begins with Alfred the Great, who initially ruled Wessex, one of the seven Anglo-Saxon kingdoms which later made up modern England. There was a man sent from God, whose name was John. 1 John 1:2 He was also known as John Lackland. He was born to the House of Plantagenet. John was the youngest of 5 sons, born to Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitane on 24th December 1166. 1 In the beginning was () the Word, and () the Word was with God, and () the Word was God. King John was King of England from 1199 to 1216. 3 All things were made through him, and without him was not any thing made that was made. 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