Parallel Bible results for Colossians 1:15-20

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Colossians 1:15-20

KJV 15 Who is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of every creature: NIV 15 He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation. KJV 16 For by him were all things created , that are in heaven, and that are in earth, visible and invisible, whether they be thrones, or dominions, or principalities, or powers: all things were created by 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. KJV 17 And he is before all things, and by him all things consist . NIV 17 He is before all things, and in him all things hold together. KJV 18 And he is the head of the body, the church: who is the beginning, the firstborn from the dead; that in all things he might have the preeminence . 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. KJV 19 For it pleased the Father that in him should all fulness dwell ; NIV 19 For God was pleased to have all his fullness dwell in him, KJV 20 And, having made peace through the blood of his cross, by him to reconcile all things unto himself; by him, I say, whether they be things in 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.