16m Let no one, then, pass judgment on you in matters of food and drink or with regard to a festival or new moon or sabbath. The principalities and the powers are here conquered, not reconciled (cf. Prophets 1 For I would that ye knew what great a conflict I have for you, and for them at b Laodicea, and for as many as have not seen my face in the flesh;. 13 And you, being dead in your trespasses and the uncircumcision of your flesh, He has made alive together with Him, having forgiven you all trespasses, 14 # (Eph. Poetical Books -------------------- Cookie Notice: * [2:1] Laodicea: chief city in Phrygia, northwest of Colossae; cf. So fully has Christ enlightened them that they need no other source of religious knowledge or virtue (Col 2:10). English Standard Version, King James Version, * [2:8] Elemental powers of the world: see note on Gal 4:3. Luke-Acts Our website uses cookies to store user preferences. Major Prophets * [2:4–23] In face of the threat posed by false teachers (Col 2:4), the Colossians are admonished to adhere to the gospel as it was first preached to them (Col 2:6), steeping themselves in it with grateful hearts (Col 2:7). -------------------- Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one's mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year. 11h In him* you were also circumcised with a circumcision not administered by hand, by stripping off the carnal body, with the circumcision of Christ. New American Standard Bible, Share this page using one of these tools: Email / username or password was incorrect! The Gospels a Do not touch!” An error occurred while marking the devotional as read. Major Prophets American Standard Version, Col 1:16, 20). Note: MLA no longer requires the URL as part of their citation standard. Sorry, an error was encountered while loading the book. Col 2:8). Individual instructors or editors may still require the use of URLs. There are options set in 'Advanced Options', The Whole Bible * [2:15] The picture derives from the public spectacle and triumph of a Roman emperor’s victory parade, where captives marched in subjection. Error: Passwords should have at least 6 characters, Error: Usernames should only contain letters, numbers, dots, dashes, or underscores. Textus Receptus. Minor Prophets Webster's Bible, * [2:14] The elaborate metaphor here about how God canceled the legal claims against us through Christ’s cross depicts not Christ being nailed to the cross by men but the bond…with its legal claims being nailed to the cross by God. 18Let no one disqualify you, delighting in self-abasement and worship of angels, taking his stand on visions,* inflated without reason by his fleshly mind,o Within the United Kingdom, the rights to the KJV are vested in the Crown. By proceeding, you consent to our cookie usage. Minor Prophets Colossians 1 New King James Version (NKJV) Greeting. The Authorized Version or King James Version (KJV), 1611, 1769.Outside of the United Kingdom, the KJV is in the public domain. Col 1:16) that purport to offer salvation. The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB’s) mission is to encounter the mercy of Christ and to accompany His people with joy. Johannine Writings 2 That their hearts might be comforted, being knit together in love, and unto all riches of the full assurance of a understanding, to the acknowledgement of the mystery of God, b and of the Father, and of Christ; Minor Prophets General Epistles New International Version, Verses 4-12 The apostle cautions the Colossians against deceivers : And this I say lest any man beguile you with enticing words; and v. 8, Lest any man spoil you. There was an error while trying to create your account. Poetical Books Pauline Epistles 23While they have a semblance of wisdom in rigor of devotion and self-abasement [and] severity to the body, they are of no value against gratification of the flesh. Sorry, an error was encountered while loading comparison. -------------------- GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select an Ending Point Eph 2:15) that human beings could not observe—and that could not save them. Revised Standard Version, We’ll send you a new verse every day to download or share. The Gospels Wisdom Literature Poetical Books Your Faithlife account signs you in to all our sites. 3in whom are hidden all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge.b, A General Admonition. Luke-Acts 1 Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, and Timothy our brother, 2 To the saints and faithful brethren in Christ who are in Colosse: Grace to you and peace from God our Father [] and the Lord Jesus Christ.. Their Faith in Christ. They do not require circumcision , for in baptism their whole being has been affected by Christ through forgiveness of sin and resurrection to a new life (Col 2:13; cf. Share The Gospels Please try again soon. 22These are all things destined to perish with use; they accord with human precepts and teachings.q 1 Vreau, în adevăr, să ştiţi cât de mare luptă * duc pentru voi, pentru cei din Laodiceea şi pentru toţi cei ce nu mi-au văzut faţa în trup; * Fil 1:30 Col 1:29 1 Tes 2:2 2 pentru ca * să li se îmbărbăteze inimile, să fie uniţi ** în dragoste şi să capete toate bogăţiile plinătăţii de pricepere, ca să cunoască † taina lui Dumnezeu Tatăl, adică pe Hristos, Major Prophets