Colossians 4:6-16 NAS

6 1Let your speech always be awith grace, as though seasoned with 2salt, so that you will know how you should 3respond to each person.

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    • Á 4:6 - Or "gracious"
      7 4As to all my affairs, 5Tychicus, our 6beloved brother and faithful servant and fellow bond-servant in the Lord, will bring you information.

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      8 7For I have sent him to you for this very purpose, that you may know about our circumstances * and that he may 8encourage your hearts;

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      9 band with him 9Onesimus, our faithful and 10beloved brother, 11who is one of your number. They will inform you about the whole situation here.

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        • Â 4:9 - Lit "along with Onesimus"
          10 12Aristarchus, my 13fellow prisoner, sends you his greetings; and also 14Barnabas's cousin Mark (about whom you received cinstructions; 15if he comes to you, welcome him);

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          11 and also Jesus who is called Justus; these are the only 16fellow workers for the kingdom of God 17who are from the circumcision, and they have proved to be an encouragement to me.

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          12 18Epaphras, 19who is one of your number, a bondslave of Jesus Christ, sends you his greetings, always 20laboring earnestly for you in his prayers, that you may dstand e21perfect and ffully assured in all the will of God.

          References for Colossians 4:12

            • Ä 4:12 - Or "stand firm"
            • Å 4:12 - Or "complete" or "mature"
            • Æ 4:12 - Or "made complete"
              13 For I testify for him that he has ga deep concern for you and for those who are in 22Laodicea and Hierapolis.

              References for Colossians 4:13

                • Ç 4:13 - Or "much toil" or "great pain"
                  14 23Luke, the beloved physician, sends you his greetings, and also 24Demas.

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                  15 Greet the brethren who are in 25Laodicea and also hNympha and 26the church that is in iher house.

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                    • È 4:15 - Or "Nymphas" (masc)
                    • É 4:15 - One early ms reads "their"
                      16 27When jthis letter is read among you, have it also read in the church of the Laodiceans; and you, for your part 28read kmy letter that is coming from 29Laodicea.

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