4 Since we heard of your faith in Christ Jesus, and of the love which ye have to all the saints,
5 For the hope which is laid up for you in heaven, whereof ye heard before in the word of the truth of the gospel;
6 Which is come unto you, as it is in all the world; and bringeth forth fruit*, as it doth also in you, since the day ye heard of it, and knew the grace of God in truth:
12 Giving thanks unto the Father, which hath made us meet to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints in light:
13 Who hath delivered us from the power of darkness, and hath translated us into the kingdom of hisa dear Son:

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    • a 1:13 - his...: Gr. the Son of his love
      18 And he is the head of the body, the church: who is the beginning, the firstborn from the dead; that inb all things he might have the preeminence.

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        • b 1:18 - in...: or, among all
          19 For it pleased the Father that in him should all fulness dwell;
          20 And, having made peace through the blood of his cross, by him to reconcile all things unto himself; by him, I say, whether they be things in earth, or things in heaven.
          21 And you, that were sometime alienated and enemies in your mindc by wicked works, yet now hath he reconciled

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            • c 1:21 - in...: or, by your mind in
              23 If ye continue in the faith grounded and settled, and be not moved away from the hope of the gospel, which ye have heard, and which was preached to every creature which is under heaven; whereof I Paul am made a minister;
              24 Who now rejoice in my sufferings for you, and fill up that which is behind of the afflictions of Christ in my flesh for his body's sake, which is the church:
              25 Whereof I am made a minister, according to the dispensation of God which is given to me for you, to fulfild the word of God;

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                • d 1:25 - to fulfil...: or, fully to preach the word
                  26 Even the mystery which hath been hid from ages and from generations, but now is made manifest to his saints:
                  27 To whom God would make known what is the riches of the glory of this mystery among the Gentiles; which is Christ ine you, the hope of glory:

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                    • e 1:27 - in: or, among