Colossians 2:13-17 NIV

13 When you were dead in your sins and in the uncircumcision of your flesh, God made youa alive with Christ. He forgave us all our sins,

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    • k 2:13 - {#dedup}Some manuscripts "us" {/dedup}
      14 having canceled the charge of our legal indebtedness, which stood against us and condemned us; he has taken it away, nailing it to the cross.

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      15 And having disarmed the powers and authorities, he made a public spectacle of them, triumphing over them by the cross.b

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        • l 2:15 - Or "them in him"

          Freedom From Human Rules

          16 Therefore do not let anyone judge you by what you eat or drink, or with regard to a religious festival, a New Moon celebration or a Sabbath day.

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          17 These are a shadow of the things that were to come; the reality, however, is found in Christ.

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