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Colossians 1 TYN/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 Paul an Apostle of Iesu Christ by the wyll of God and brother Timotheus. 1 Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and Timothy our brother,
2 To the sayntes which are at Colossa and brethren that beleve in Christ.Grace be with you and peace from God oure father and from the Lorde Iesus Christ. 2 To the holy and faithful brothers in Christ at Colosse: Grace and peace to you from God our Father.
3 We geve thankes to God the father of oure Lorde Iesus Christ alwayes prayenge for you 3 We always thank God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, when we pray for you,
4 sence we hearde of youre faith which ye have in Christ Iesu and of the love which ye beare to all sayntes 4 because we have heard of your faith in Christ Jesus and of the love you have for all the saints--
5 for the hopes sake which is layde vp in store for you in heven of which hope ye have herde before by ye true worde of the gospell 5 the faith and love that spring from the hope that is stored up for you in heaven and that you have already heard about in the word of truth, the gospel
6 which is come vnto you eve as it is in to all ye worlde and is frutefull as it is amoge you fro the fyrst daye in ye which ye herde of it and had experiece in ye grace of God in the trueth 6 that has come to you. All over the world this gospel is bearing fruit and growing, just as it has been doing among you since the day you heard it and understood God's grace in all its truth.
7 as ye learned of Epaphra oure deare felowe servaunt which is for you a faythfull minister of Christ 7 You learned it from Epaphras, our dear fellow servant, who is a faithful minister of Christ on our behalf,
8 which also declared vnto vs youre love which ye have in the sprete. 8 and who also told us of your love in the Spirit.
9 For this cause we also sence the daye we herde of it have not ceasyd prayinge for you and desyringe that ye myght be fulfilled with the knowledge of his will in all wisdome and spretuall vnderstodynge 9 For this reason, since the day we heard about you, we have not stopped praying for you and asking God to fill you with the knowledge of his will through all spiritual wisdom and understanding.
10 that ye myght walke worthy of the lorde in all thynges that please beynge frutfull in all good workes and encreasynge in ye knowledge of God 10 And we pray this in order that you may live a life worthy of the Lord and may please him in every way: bearing fruit in every good work, growing in the knowledge of God,
11 strengthed with all myght thorowe hys glorious power vnto all pacience and longe sufferynge with ioyfulnes 11 being strengthened with all power according to his glorious might so that you may have great endurance and patience, and joyfully
12 gevynge thankes vnto the father which hath made vs mete to be part takers of the enheritaunce of sainctes in light. 12 giving thanks to the Father, who has qualified you to share in the inheritance of the saints in the kingdom of light.
13 Which hath delivered vs from the power of dercknes and hath translated vs in to the kyngdome of his dere sone 13 For he has rescued us from the dominion of darkness and brought us into the kingdom of the Son he loves,
14 in whom we have redempcion thurow his bloud that is to saye the forgevenes of sinnes 14 in whom we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins.
15 which is the ymage of the invisible god fyrst begotten of all creatures. 15 He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation.
16 For by him were all thynges created thynges that are in heven and thynges that are in erth: thynges visible and thynges invisible: whether they be maieste or lordshippe ether rule or power. All thinges are creatyd by hym and in him 16 For by him all things were created: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or powers or rulers or authorities; all things were created by him and for him.
17 and he is before all thinges and in him all thynges have their beynge. 17 He is before all things, and in him all things hold together.
18 And he is the heed of the body that is to wit of the congregacion: he is the begynnynge and fyrst begotten of the deed that in all thynges he might have the preeminence. 18 And he is the head of the body, the church; he is the beginning and the firstborn from among the dead, so that in everything he might have the supremacy.
19 For it pleased the father that in him shuld all fulnes dwell 19 For God was pleased to have all his fullness dwell in him,
20 and by him to reconcile all thynge vnto him silfe and to set at peace by him thorow the bloud of his crosse both thynges in heven and thynges in erth. 20 and through him to reconcile to himself all things, whether things on earth or things in heaven, by making peace through his blood, shed on the cross.
21 And you (which were in tymes past straungers and enymes because youre myndes were set in evyll workes) hath he now recocilied 21 Once you were alienated from God and were enemies in your minds because of your evil behavior.
22 in ye body of his flesshe thorowe deeth to make you holy vnblameable and with out faut in his awne syght 22 But now he has reconciled you by Christ's physical body through death to present you holy in his sight, without blemish and free from accusation--
23 yf ye continue grounded and stablysshed in the fayth and be not moved awaye from the hope of the gospell wher of ye have herde howe that it is preached amonge all creatures which are vnder heven wher of I Paul am made a minister. 23 if you continue in your faith, established and firm, not moved from the hope held out in the gospel. This is the gospel that you heard and that has been proclaimed to every creature under heaven, and of which I, Paul, have become a servant.
24 Now ioye I in my soferinges which I suffre for you and fulfill that which is behynde of the passions of Christ in my flesshe for his bodies sake which is the congregacion 24 Now I rejoice in what was suffered for you, and I fill up in my flesh what is still lacking in regard to Christ's afflictions, for the sake of his body, which is the church.
25 wher of I am made a minister acordynge to the ordinaunce of god which ordinaunce was geven me vnto you warde to fulfill ye worde of god 25 I have become its servant by the commission God gave me to present to you the word of God in its fullness--
26 that mistery hid sence the worlde beganne and sence ye begynnynge of generacions: but now is opened to his saynctes 26 the mystery that has been kept hidden for ages and generations, but is now disclosed to the saints.
27 to whom god wolde make knowen the glorious riches of this mistery amonge the gentyls which riches is Christ in you the hope of glory 27 To them God has chosen to make known among the Gentiles the glorious riches of this mystery, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory.
28 whom we preach warnynge all men and teachinge all men in all wisdome to make all men parfect in Christ Iesu. 28 We proclaim him, admonishing and teaching everyone with all wisdom, so that we may present everyone perfect in Christ.
29 Wherin I also laboure and stryve even as farforth as hys workynge worketh in me myghtely. 29 To this end I labor, struggling with all his energy, which so powerfully works in me.