Colossians 1:9; Colossians 1:27; Colossians 2:4; Colossians 3:14; Colossians 3:20; Colossians 4:8; Colossians 4:11
For this reason also, since the day we heard of it, we have not ceased to pray for you and to ask that you may be filled with the knowledge of His will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding,
to whom God willed to make known what is the riches of the glory of this mystery among the Gentiles, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory.
I say this so that no one will delude you with persuasive argument.
Beyond all these things put on love, which is the perfect bond of unity.
Children, be obedient to your parents in all things, for this is well-pleasing to the Lord .
For I have sent him to you for this very purpose, that you may know about our circumstances and that he may encourage your hearts;
and also Jesus who is called Justus; these are the only fellow workers for the kingdom of God who are from the circumcision, and they have proved to be an encouragement to me.