Parallel Bible results for Colossians 4:2-6

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Colossians 4:2-6

NRS 2 Devote yourselves to prayer, keeping alert in it with thanksgiving. NIV 2 Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful. NRS 3 At the same time pray for us as well that God will open to us a door for the word, that we may declare the mystery of Christ, for which I am in prison, NIV 3 And pray for us, too, that God may open a door for our message, so that we may proclaim the mystery of Christ, for which I am in chains. NRS 4 so that I may reveal it clearly, as I should. NIV 4 Pray that I may proclaim it clearly, as I should. NRS 5 Conduct yourselves wisely toward outsiders, making the most of the time. NIV 5 Be wise in the way you act toward outsiders; make the most of every opportunity. NRS 6 Let your speech always be gracious, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how you ought to answer everyone. NIV 6 Let your conversation be always full of grace, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how to answer everyone.