Colossians 3:14-24 NAS

14 Beyond all these things put on love, which is a1the perfect bond of 2unity.

References for Colossians 3:14

    • ° 3:14 - Lit "the uniting bond of perfection"
      15 Let 3the peace of Christ brule in your hearts, to which cindeed you were called in 4one body; and dbe thankful.

      References for Colossians 3:15

        • ± 3:15 - Or "act as arbiter"
        • ² 3:15 - Lit "also"
        • ³ 3:15 - Or "show yourselves thankful"
          16 Let 5the word of eChrist richly dwell within you, fwith all wisdom 6teaching and admonishing gone another 7with psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, 8singing hwith thankfulness in your hearts to God.

          References for Colossians 3:16

            • ´ 3:16 - One early ms reads "the Lord"
            • µ 3:16 - Or "in"
            • 3:16 - Or "one another, singing with psalms..."
            • · 3:16 - Or "by;" lit "in His grace"
              17 9Whatever you do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, 10giving thanks through Him to God the Father.

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              Family Relations

              18 11Wives, 12be subject to your husbands, as is fitting in the Lord.

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              19 13Husbands, love your wives and do not be embittered against them.

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              20 14Children, be obedient to your parents in all things, for this is well-pleasing ito the Lord.

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              21 15Fathers, do not exasperate your children, so that they will not lose heart.

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              22 16Slaves, in all things obey those who are your masters jon earth, 17not with kexternal service, as those who merely please men, but with sincerity of heart, fearing the Lord.

              References for Colossians 3:22

                • ¹ 3:22 - Lit "according to the flesh"
                • º 3:22 - Lit "eyeservice"
                  23 Whatever * you do, do your work lheartily, 18as for the Lord mrather than * for men,

                  References for Colossians 3:23

                    • » 3:23 - Lit "from the soul"
                    • ¼ 3:23 - Lit "and not"
                      24 19knowing that from the Lord you will receive the reward nof 20the inheritance. It is the Lord Christ whom you 21serve.

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                        • ½ 3:24 - I.e. consisting of