13And when you were dead in trespasses and the uncircumcision of your flesh, God* made you* alive together with him, when he forgave us all our trespasses, Colossians 2:6–15 Fullness of Life in Christ 6 As you therefore have received Christ Jesus the Lord, continue to live your lives b in him, 7 rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving. Paul Thanks God for the Colossians. NASB (UPDATED) TEXT: COLOSSIANS 2:6-7 6 Therefore as you have received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in Him, 7 having been firmly rooted and now being built up in Him and established in your faith, just as you were instructed, and overflowing with gratitude. All rights reserved. and you have come to fullness in him, who is the head of every ruler and authority. 3in whom are hidden all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge. New Revised Standard Version Bible: Anglicized Edition, copyright © 1989, 1995 National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Colossians 4:2 NRSV. 1 Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and Timothy our brother, 2 To the saints and faithful brothers and sisters [] in Christ in Colossae: Grace to you and peace from God our Father. 6 As you therefore have received Christ Jesus the Lord, continue to live your lives * in him, 7 rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving. Award-winning, bestselling author Kim Vogel Sawyer has over 1.5 million books in print. Devote yourselves to prayer, keeping alert in it with thanksgiving. 21‘Do not handle, Do not taste, Do not touch’? He disarmed the rulers and authorities and made a public example of them, triumphing over them in it. 8 See to it that no one takes you captive through philosophy and empty deceit, according to human tradition, according to the elemental spirits of the universe,[b] and not according to Christ. Sign Up To Receive Exclusive Email OffersYou can unsubscribe at any time, Sign up to receive exclusive email offersYou can unsubscribe at any time, 1-800-CHRISTIAN1-800-247-4784(Outside the United Statesand Canada Call: 978-977-5000). 22All these regulations refer to things that perish with use; they are simply human commands and teachings. erasing the record that stood against us with its legal demands. Colossians 2:2 Other ancient authorities read of the mystery of God, both of the Father and of Christ; Colossians 2:6 Gk to walk; Colossians 2:8 Or the rudiments of the world; Colossians 2:11 Gk a circumcision made without hands; Colossians 2:13 Gk he; Colossians 2:13 Other ancient authorities read made us; others, made; Colossians 2:15 Or divested himself of 15He disarmed* the rulers and authorities and made a public example of them, triumphing over them in it. Sorry, an error was encountered while loading part of the book. 13And when you were dead in trespasses and the uncircumcision of your flesh, God* made you* alive together with him, when he forgave us all our trespasses, Used by permission. 11 In him also you were circumcised with a spiritual circumcision,[c] by putting off the body of the flesh in the circumcision of Christ; 12 when you were buried with him in baptism, you were also raised with him through faith in the power of God, who raised him from the dead. 6 As you therefore have received Christ Jesus the Lord, continue to live your livesb in him, 7 rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving. Colossians 2:6-15 - NIV: So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live your lives in him, rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith … Colossians 1 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Salutation. 12when you were buried with him in baptism, you were also raised with him through faith in the power of God, who raised him from the dead. Read verse in New Revised Standard Colossians 2:1-15 New Revised Standard Version June 23, 2019 The International Bible Lesson (Uniform Sunday School Lessons Series) for Sunday, June 23, 2019, is from Colossians 2:1-15. Your Faithlife account signs you in to all our sites. and you have come to fullness in him, who is the head of every ruler and authority. Footnotes. 8 See to it that no one takes you captive through philosophy and empty deceit, according to human tradition, according to the elemental spirits of the universe, and not according to Christ. An error occurred while marking the devotional as read. v 2.5.1 You can learn more about cookies, the types of information we collect, and how this information is used in our Privacy Policy. Fullness of Life in Christ. alive together with him, when he forgave us all our trespasses. http://nrsvbibles.org, obb 6 As you therefore have received Christ Jesus the Lord, continue to live your lives* in him, 7rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving. Sorry, an error was encountered while loading comparison. 19and not holding fast to the head, from whom the whole body, nourished and held together by its ligaments and sinews, grows with a growth that is from God. 17 He … We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. Article Images Copyright © 2020 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving.