Put On the New Self

1 Therefore if you have been 1raised up with Christ, keep seeking the things above, where Christ is, 2seated at the right hand of God.
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2 3Set your mind on the things above, not on the things that are on earth.
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3 For you have 4died and your life is hidden with Christ in God.
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4 When Christ, 5who is our life, is revealed, 6then you also will be revealed with Him in glory.
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      5 7Therefore consider 8the members of your earthly body as dead to 9immorality, impurity, passion, evil desire, and greed, which amounts to idolatry.
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        • b 3:5 - Lit "put to death the members which are upon the earth"
        • c 3:5 - Lit "fornication"
        • d 3:5 - Lit "is"
          6 For it is because of these things that 10the wrath of God will come upon the sons of disobedience,
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            • e 3:6 - Two early mss do not contain "upon the sons of disobedience"
              7 and 11in them you also once walked, when you were living in them.
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                • f 3:7 - Or "among these"
                  8 But now you also, 12put them all aside: 13anger, wrath, malice, slander, and 14abusive speech from your mouth.
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                  9 15Do not lie to one another, since you 16laid aside the old self with its evil practices,
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                    • g 3:9 - Or "Stop lying"
                    • h 3:9 - Gr "anthropos"
                      10 and have 17put on the new self who is being 18renewed to a true knowledge 19according to the image of the One who 20created him-
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                      11 a renewal in which 21there is no distinction between Greek and Jew, 22circumcised and uncircumcised, 23barbarian, Scythian, 24slave and freeman, but 25Christ is all, and in all.
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                        • j 3:11 - I.e. those who were not Greeks, either by birth or by culture
                          12 So, as those who have been 26chosen of God, holy and beloved, 27put on a 28heart of compassion, kindness, 29humility, gentleness and 30patience;
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                          13 31bearing with one another, and 32forgiving each other, whoever * has a complaint against anyone; 33just as the Lord forgave you, so also should you.
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                          14 Beyond all these things put on love, which is 34the perfect bond of 35unity.
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                            • l 3:14 - Lit "the uniting bond of perfection"