5 For even though I am 1absent in body, nevertheless I am with you in spirit, rejoicing to see your 2good discipline and the 3stability of your faith in Christ.
References for Colossians 2:5
    • c 2:5 - Lit "and seeing"
    • d 2:5 - Or "your good order"
      6 Therefore as you have received 4Christ Jesus the Lord, so 5walk in Him,
      References for Colossians 2:6
        • e 2:6 - Or "lead your life"
          7 having been firmly 6rooted and now being 7built up in Him and 8established in your faith, just as you 9were instructed, and overflowing with gratitude.
          References for Colossians 2:7
            • f 2:7 - Or "by"
            • g 2:7 - One early ms reads "in it with"