Colossians 3:18-25 NAS

Family Relations

18 1Wives, 2be subject to your husbands, as is fitting in the Lord.

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19 3Husbands, love your wives and do not be embittered against them.

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20 4Children, be obedient to your parents in all things, for this is well-pleasing ato the Lord.

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21 5Fathers, do not exasperate your children, so that they will not lose heart.

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22 6Slaves, in all things obey those who are your masters bon earth, 7not with cexternal 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 dheartily, 8as for the Lord erather than * for men,

      References for Colossians 3:23

        • » 3:23 - Lit "from the soul"
        • ¼ 3:23 - Lit "and not"
          24 9knowing that from the Lord you will receive the reward fof 10the inheritance. It is the Lord Christ whom you 11serve.

          References for Colossians 3:24

            • ½ 3:24 - I.e. consisting of
              25 For 12he who does wrong will receive the consequences of the wrong which he has done, and g13that without partiality.

              References for Colossians 3:25

                • ¾ 3:25 - Lit "there is no partiality"