Megan (jehoshabeath) wrote,

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От Иоанна

В начале было Слово, и Слово было у Бога, и Слово было Бог. (От Иоанна 1:1)

This is sort of random, but I like that the Russian names of the Gospels are shortened to "Of John" and "Of Matthew" etc. In English, the names "John" and "Matthew" make it sound like the books are just about those people - at least, that's how it seems to me at first glance.
Tags: john, language, russian

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