John 1:1 in 98 C.E. some 558 years later. It is not reasonable to think that John didn’t know Proverbs 8:22 to 24
.John 1:2 and 3 is accurate). see John-1-1-Note.
(1) The New Jerusalem Bible Reads
Verse 22 Yahweh created me, first-fruits of his fashioning, before the oldest of his works. 23From everlasting, I was firmly set, from the beginning, before the earth came into being. 24The deep was not, when I was born, nor were the springs with their abounding waters. Ref in proverbs.html
LORD brought me forth as the first of his works, before his
deeds of old;-Proverbs (New International Version -
24 hen there were no oceans, I was given birth, when there were no springs abounding with water; (Today's New International Version)
Footnotes: Proverbs 8:22 Or way; or dominion
Proverbs 8:22 Or The LORD possessed me at the beginning of his work; or The LORD brought me forth at the beginning of his work
brought me forth Ref in Prov-8-22-introduction.htm
Proverbs (The Message)
22-31 "God sovereignly made me—the first, the basic—
Proverbs (Holman Christian Standard Bible)
Proverbs (New Life Version)
22"The Lord made me at the beginning of His work, before His first works long ago.
Proverbs 8-22 NRSV
(7) Open 22 The Lord created me at the beginning F22 of his work, F23 the first of his acts of long ago. 23 Ages ago I was set up, at the first, before the beginning of the earth. 24 When there were no depths I was brought forth, when there were no springs abounding with water.
(8) 8:22 - Open [In Context]
"The LORD formed me from the beginning, before he created anything else.
(9) Proverbs 8:22-31
22 Jehovah possessed me in the beginning of his way, Before his works of old. 23 I was set up from everlasting, from the beginning, Before the earth was. 24 When there were no depths, I was brought forth, When there were no fountains abounding with water.
(10) 8:22 - Open [In Context]
"Yahweh possessed me in the beginning of his work, Before his deeds of old.
Proverbs (New International Version -
22The LORD brought me forth as the first of his works, before his deeds of old;
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