For much of my life I've heard and read John 1:1, which says:
"In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God." John 1:1
When many religious people quote this verse "In the beginning was the "word,", they refer to the "word" as Jesus. Look at the definition of the word "word", we get this:
G3056 λόγος logos (log'-os) n.