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Colossians 1:20 NIV

20 and through him to reconcile to himself all things, whether things on earth or things in heaven, by making peace through his blood, shed on the cross.

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  • a 1:2 - The Greek word for "brothers and sisters" ("adelphoi" ) refers here to believers, both men and women, as part of God’s family; also in 4:15.
  • b 1:2 - Some manuscripts "Father and the Lord Jesus Christ"
  • c 1:7 - Or "slave"
  • d 1:7 - Some manuscripts "your"
  • e 1:9 - Or "all spiritual wisdom and understanding"
  • f 1:12 - {#dedup}Some manuscripts "us" {/dedup}
  • g 1:21 - Or "minds, as shown by"