Colossians 3:12-17 NAS

12 So, as those who have been 1chosen of God, holy and beloved, 2put on a 3heart of compassion, kindness, 4humility, gentleness and 5patience;

References for Colossians 3:12

    • k 3:12 - I.e. forbearance toward others
      13 6bearing with one another, and 7forgiving each other, whoever * has a complaint against anyone; 8just as the Lord forgave you, so also should you.

      References for Colossians 3:13

      14 Beyond all these things put on love, which is 9the perfect bond of 10unity.

      References for Colossians 3:14

        • l 3:14 - Lit "the uniting bond of perfection"
          15 Let 11the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in 12one body; and be thankful.

          References for Colossians 3:15

            • m 3:15 - Or "act as arbiter"
            • n 3:15 - Lit "also"
            • o 3:15 - Or "show yourselves thankful"
              16 Let 13the word of Christ richly dwell within you, with all wisdom 14teaching and admonishing one another 15with psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, 16singing with thankfulness in your hearts to God.

              References for Colossians 3:16

                • p 3:16 - One early ms reads "the Lord"
                • q 3:16 - Or "in"
                • r 3:16 - Or "one another, singing with psalms..."
                • s 3:16 - Or "by;" lit "in His grace"
                  17 17Whatever you do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, 18giving thanks through Him to God the Father.

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