Parallel Bible results for Colossians 1:15-20

Holman Christian Standard Bible

New International Version

Colossians 1:15-20

CSB 15 He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation; NIV 15 He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation. CSB 16 because by Him everything was created, in heaven and on earth, the visible and the invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities- all things have been created through Him and for Him. NIV 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. CSB 17 He is before all things, and by Him all things hold together. NIV 17 He is before all things, and in him all things hold together. CSB 18 He is also the head of the body, the church; He is the beginning, the firstborn from the dead, so that He might come to have first place in everything. NIV 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. CSB 19 For God was pleased [to have] all His fullness dwell in Him, NIV 19 For God was pleased to have all his fullness dwell in him, CSB 20 and through Him to reconcile everything to Himself by making peace through the blood of His cross- whether things on earth or things in heaven. NIV 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.