Parallel Bible results for Colossians 1:3-8

New Living Translation

New International Version

Colossians 1:3-8

NLT 3 We always pray for you, and we give thanks to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. NIV 3 We always thank God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, when we pray for you, NLT 4 For we have heard of your faith in Christ Jesus and your love for all of God’s people, NIV 4 because we have heard of your faith in Christ Jesus and of the love you have for all the saints-- NLT 5 which come from your confident hope of what God has reserved for you in heaven. You have had this expectation ever since you first heard the truth of the Good News. NIV 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 NLT 6 This same Good News that came to you is going out all over the world. It is bearing fruit everywhere by changing lives, just as it changed your lives from the day you first heard and understood the truth about God’s wonderful grace. NIV 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. NLT 7 You learned about the Good News from Epaphras, our beloved co-worker. He is Christ’s faithful servant, and he is helping us on your behalf. NIV 7 You learned it from Epaphras, our dear fellow servant, who is a faithful minister of Christ on our behalf, NLT 8 He has told us about the love for others that the Holy Spirit has given you. NIV 8 and who also told us of your love in the Spirit.