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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Colossians 1

 

 

Introduction
Overview
Colossians 1:1, After salutation Paul thanks God for their faith;
Colossians 1:7, confirms the doctrine of Epaphras;
Colossians 1:9, prays further for their increase in grace;
Colossians 1:14, describes the true Christ;
Colossians 1:21, encourages them to receive Jesus Christ, and commends his own ministry.
Verse 1
Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, and Timotheus our brother,

an:, Romans 1:1; 1 Corinthians 1:1; 2 Corinthians 1:1; Ephesians 1:1

Timotheus:, Philippians 1:1; 1 Thessalonians 1:1; 2 Thessalonians 1:1; Philemon 1:1

Reciprocal:, Numbers 7:23 - General, Matthew 12:18 - my beloved Matthew 23:8 - all Acts 16:1 - named Romans 16:21 - Timotheus

Verse 2
To the saints and faithful brethren in Christ which are at Colosse: Grace be unto you, and peace, from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.

the saints:, Psalms 16:3; 1 Corinthians 1:2; Galatians 3:9; Ephesians 1:1

faithful:, 1 Corinthians 4:17; Ephesians 6:21

Grace:, Romans 1:7; Galatians 1:3; 1 Peter 1:2; 2 Peter 1:2; Jude 1:2; Revelation 1:4

Reciprocal:, Numbers 15:40 - be holy Zechariah 6:13 - and the Matthew 23:8 - all Luke 11:2 - Our John 14:27 - Peace I leave Romans 16:14 - and 2 Corinthians 1:1 - Timothy 2 Corinthians 1:2 - General, 1 Thessalonians 3:11 - God 1 Timothy 6:2 - because they are Titus 1:4 - Grace Hebrews 13:24 - and all

Verse 3
We give thanks to God and the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, praying always for you,

give:, Romans 1:8-9; 1 Corinthians 1:4; Ephesians 1:15; Philippians 1:3-5, Philippians 4:6; 1 Thessalonians 1:2

praying:, Colossians 1:9, Colossians 1:13; Ephesians 3:14-19; Philippians 1:9-11; 1 Thessalonians 3:10-13; 2 Thessalonians 2:16-17; 2 Timothy 1:3

Reciprocal:, Psalms 72:17 - his name Romans 6:17 - But Romans 16:19 - I am 2 Corinthians 11:31 - God Galatians 1:24 - General, Ephesians 1:16 - Cease Philemon 1:4 - General

Verse 4
Since we heard of your faith in Christ Jesus, and of the love which ye have to all the saints,

we:, Colossians 1:9; 2 Corinthians 7:7; Ephesians 1:15; 1 Thessalonians 3:6; 3 John 1:3-4

faith:, Galatians 5:6; 1 Thessalonians 1:3, 1 Thessalonians 4:9-10; 2 Thessalonians 1:3; Philemon 1:5; 1 Peter 1:21-23; 1 John 3:14, 1 John 3:23; 1 John 4:16

the love:, Hebrews 6:10

Reciprocal:, Song of Solomon 4:2 - teeth John 13:34 - That ye love Romans 6:17 - But Romans 10:17 - faith Romans 12:10 - kindly Galatians 1:24 - General, Ephesians 1:13 - after that ye heard Ephesians 3:2 - ye Ephesians 3:18 - with Ephesians 6:18 - supplication Philippians 1:3 - upon Philippians 1:27 - I may Colossians 1:8 - General, 1 Timothy 6:2 - because they are 2 Timothy 1:13 - in faith James 2:1 - the faith 1 John 5:6 - blood 3 John 1:2 - even

Verse 5
For the hope which is laid up for you in heaven, whereof ye heard before in the word of the truth of the gospel;

the hope:, Colossians 1:23, Colossians 1:27; Acts 23:6, Acts 24:15, Acts 26:6-7; 1 Corinthians 13:13, 1 Corinthians 15:19; Galatians 5:5; Ephesians 1:18-19; 2 Thessalonians 2:16; Hebrews 7:19; 1 Peter 3:15; 1 John 3:3

laid:, Psalms 31:19; Matthew 6:19-20; Luke 12:33; 2 Timothy 4:8; 1 Peter 1:3-4

the word:, Colossians 3:16; Acts 10:36, Acts 13:26; Romans 10:8; 2 Corinthians 5:19, 2 Corinthians 6:7; Ephesians 1:13; 1 Thessalonians 2:13; 1 Timothy 1:15; 1 Peter 2:2

Reciprocal:, Exodus 28:34 - General, Ecclesiastes 12:10 - written Matthew 13:24 - good Mark 4:14 - the word John 15:2 - may Romans 1:16 - for it is Romans 8:24 - saved 2 Corinthians 10:14 - the gospel Galatians 2:5 - that Ephesians 2:12 - having Ephesians 4:4 - as Philippians 3:20 - our Colossians 3:3 - your 2 Thessalonians 2:13 - belief 1 Timothy 3:15 - the truth Titus 2:13 - blessed Hebrews 6:11 - of hope Hebrews 6:18 - the hope Hebrews 10:34 - in yourselves that ye have 2 John 1:1 - known

Verse 6
Which is come unto you, as it is in all the world; and bringeth forth fruit, as it doth also in you, since the day ye heard of it, and knew the grace of God in truth:

is come:, Colossians 1:23; Psalms 98:3; Matthew 24:14, Matthew 28:19; Mark 16:15; Romans 10:18, Romans 15:19, Romans 16:26; 2 Corinthians 10:14

bringeth:, Colossians 1:10; Mark 4:8, Mark 4:26-29; John 15:16; Acts 12:24; Romans 1:13, Romans 15:28; Ephesians 5:9; Philippians 1:11, Philippians 4:17

since:, Romans 10:17

knew:, Psalms 110:3; Acts 11:18, Acts 16:14, Acts 26:18; 1 Corinthians 15:10-11; 2 Corinthians 6:1; Ephesians 3:2; Ephesians 4:23; 1 Thessalonians 1:5, 1 Thessalonians 2:13; 2 Thessalonians 2:13; Titus 2:11-12; 1 Peter 1:2-3, 1 Peter 5:12

in truth:, John 4:23

Reciprocal:, Exodus 28:34 - General, Ezekiel 47:4 - the waters were to the knees Haggai 1:12 - Zerubbabel Matthew 13:23 - beareth Matthew 13:38 - field Matthew 26:13 - Wheresoever Mark 4:14 - the word Mark 13:10 - General, Luke 8:15 - bring Luke 13:29 - General, John 15:5 - same Acts 6:7 - the word Acts 10:35 - in Acts 11:23 - seen Romans 1:6 - are ye also Romans 1:16 - for it is Romans 7:4 - that we 1 Corinthians 8:6 - and we by 2 Corinthians 2:14 - the savour Colossians 1:9 - since 1 Timothy 3:16 - believed Titus 1:3 - manifested

Verse 7
As ye also learned of Epaphras our dear fellowservant, who is for you a faithful minister of Christ;

Epaphras:, Colossians 4:12; Philemon 1:23

our:, Philippians 2:19-22, Philippians 2:25

a:, Numbers 12:7; Matthew 24:45, Matthew 25:21; 1 Corinthians 4:2, 1 Corinthians 4:17, 1 Corinthians 7:25; 2 Corinthians 11:23; Ephesians 5:21; 1 Timothy 4:6; 2 Timothy 2:2; Hebrews 2:17, Hebrews 3:2

Reciprocal:, Isaiah 43:10 - and my servant Matthew 13:52 - scribe Acts 26:16 - a minister 2 Corinthians 8:23 - and fellowhelper Ephesians 6:21 - faithful Philippians 4:3 - true 1 Thessalonians 2:8 - dear 1 Thessalonians 3:2 - our brother 1 Peter 5:12 - a faithful 3 John 1:3 - when

Verse 8
Who also declared unto us your love in the Spirit.

Colossians 1:4; Romans 5:5, Romans 15:30; Galatians 5:22; 2 Timothy 1:7; 1 Peter 1:22

Reciprocal:, Isaiah 11:2 - the spirit of wisdom Romans 15:14 - full Ephesians 1:22 - gave 3 John 1:3 - when

Verse 9
For this cause we also, since the day we heard it, do not cease to pray for you, and to desire that ye might be filled with the knowledge of his will in all wisdom and spiritual understanding;

since:, Colossians 1:3-4, Colossians 1:6; Romans 1:8-10; Ephesians 1:15-16

do:, 1 Samuel 12:23; Acts 12:5; Philippians 1:4; 1 Thessalonians 1:3, 1 Thessalonians 5:17; 2 Thessalonians 1:11; 2 Timothy 1:3-4; Philemon 1:4

that ye:, 1 Corinthians 1:5; Ephesians 1:15-20, Ephesians 3:14-19; Philippians 1:9-11

of his:, Colossians 4:12; Psalms 143:10; John 7:17; Romans 12:2; Ephesians 5:10, Ephesians 5:17, Ephesians 6:6; Hebrews 10:36; Hebrews 13:21; 1 Peter 2:15, 1 Peter 4:2; 1 John 2:17

wisdom:, Colossians 3:16, Colossians 4:5; Psalms 119:99; Ephesians 1:8; James 1:5, James 3:17

spiritual:, 1 John 5:20

Reciprocal:, Proverbs 14:8 - wisdom Ecclesiastes 2:26 - wisdom Ecclesiastes 7:19 - General, Ecclesiastes 8:5 - a wise Song of Solomon 4:16 - the spices Isaiah 11:2 - the spirit of wisdom Ezekiel 28:12 - full Daniel 1:17 - God Matthew 6:10 - Thy will Matthew 10:16 - wise Matthew 15:10 - Hear Acts 6:4 - prayer Romans 1:9 - I make Romans 6:4 - even Romans 16:19 - yet 1 Corinthians 2:15 - he that 2 Corinthians 6:6 - knowledge Ephesians 1:17 - the spirit Ephesians 5:15 - walk Colossians 2:2 - to the Colossians 2:3 - In whom Colossians 4:2 - Continue 1 Thessalonians 4:3 - this 2 Timothy 2:7 - and James 5:16 - pray 2 Peter 1:5 - knowledge

Verse 10
That ye might walk worthy of the Lord unto all pleasing, being fruitful in every good work, and increasing in the knowledge of God;

ye:, Colossians 2:6, Colossians 4:5; Micah 4:5; Romans 4:12, Romans 6:4; Ephesians 4:1, Ephesians 5:2, Ephesians 5:15; Philippians 1:27; 1 Thessalonians 2:12

all:, Colossians 3:20; Proverbs 16:7; Philippians 4:18; 1 Thessalonians 4:1; 2 Timothy 2:4; Hebrews 11:5, Hebrews 13:16; 1 John 3:22

fruitful:, John 15:8, John 15:16; Galatians 5:22-23; Ephesians 2:10; Philippians 1:11; Titus 3:1, Titus 3:14; Hebrews 13:21; 2 Peter 1:8

increasing:, Colossians 2:19; Isaiah 53:11; Daniel 12:4; Habakkuk 2:14; John 17:3; 2 Corinthians 2:14, 2 Corinthians 4:6, 2 Corinthians 9:8; Ephesians 1:17, Ephesians 4:13; 2 Peter 1:2-3, 2 Peter 3:18; 1 John 5:20

Reciprocal:, Genesis 5:22 - General, Exodus 28:34 - General, Exodus 33:13 - that I Deuteronomy 13:4 - walk Ezra 10:11 - do his Psalms 143:10 - Teach Proverbs 14:8 - wisdom Hosea 2:20 - and Matthew 7:17 - every Matthew 13:23 - beareth Matthew 26:10 - a good Mark 4:20 - which Mark 4:28 - first Mark 14:6 - a good Luke 8:8 - other Luke 8:15 - bring John 8:19 - Ye neither John 15:5 - same Acts 9:31 - and walking Acts 9:36 - full Romans 6:22 - ye have Romans 7:4 - that we Romans 8:8 - please Romans 13:13 - us 1 Corinthians 1:5 - and in 2 Corinthians 6:6 - knowledge Ephesians 3:19 - to know Colossians 1:6 - bringeth 1 Timothy 2:3 - this 1 Timothy 5:10 - if she have diligently James 3:17 - full

Verse 11
Strengthened with all might, according to his glorious power, unto all patience and longsuffering with joyfulness;

Strengthened:, Isaiah 45:24; 2 Corinthians 12:9; Ephesians 3:16, Ephesians 6:10; Philippians 4:13

his:, Exodus 15:6; Psalms 63:2; Acts 1:8; 2 Corinthians 4:7; Jude 1:25

unto:, Proverbs 24:10; Acts 5:41; Romans 2:7, Romans 5:3-5; 2 Corinthians 6:4-6, 2 Corinthians 12:9-10; Ephesians 4:2; 1 Thessalonians 3:3-4; 2 Timothy 2:1-3; Hebrews 10:34-38, Hebrews 11:34-38, Hebrews 12:1-2; James 1:2-4; James 5:7-8; 2 Peter 1:6; Revelation 14:12

Reciprocal:, Genesis 49:24 - his bow Deuteronomy 11:8 - that ye may Deuteronomy 33:25 - and as thy 2 Samuel 22:40 - girded 1 Chronicles 29:12 - give strength Psalms 18:1 - my Psalms 27:14 - and Psalms 31:24 - shall Psalms 37:39 - strength Psalms 68:35 - he that giveth Psalms 86:16 - give Psalms 138:3 - strengthenedst Proverbs 24:5 - increaseth strength Isaiah 40:29 - General, Isaiah 55:12 - ye shall Daniel 10:18 - he Habakkuk 3:19 - my strength John 5:19 - and Romans 6:4 - by the Romans 8:25 - with patience Romans 12:12 - patient Romans 14:17 - peace 1 Corinthians 13:4 - suffereth 1 Corinthians 16:13 - be 2 Corinthians 6:6 - knowledge Ephesians 5:20 - thanks 2 Timothy 1:8 - according Hebrews 10:36 - ye have James 1:3 - patience 1 John 2:14 - because ye are Revelation 2:3 - hast patience Revelation 13:10 - Here

Verse 12
Giving thanks unto the Father, which hath made us meet to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints in light:

Giving:, Colossians 3:15, Colossians 3:17; 1 Chronicles 29:20; Psalms 79:13, Psalms 107:21-22, Psalms 116:7; Daniel 2:23; Ephesians 5:4, Ephesians 5:20

the Father:, Colossians 2:2; John 4:23, John 14:6, John 20:17; 1 Corinthians 8:6; Ephesians 4:6; James 3:9; 1 John 1:3

made:, 1 Kings 6:7; Proverbs 16:1; Romans 8:29-30, Romans 9:23; 2 Corinthians 5:5; Titus 2:14; Revelation 22:14

partakers:, Romans 11:17, Romans 15:27; 1 Corinthians 9:23; Ephesians 3:6; Hebrews 3:1, Hebrews 3:14; 1 Peter 5:1; 1 John 3:1-3

inheritance:, Matthew 25:34; Acts 20:32, Acts 26:18; Romans 8:17; Ephesians 1:11, Ephesians 1:18; 1 Peter 1:2-5

in:, Psalms 36:9, Psalms 97:11; Proverbs 4:18; Isaiah 60:19-20; Hebrews 12:23; Revelation 21:23, Revelation 22:5

Reciprocal:, Numbers 26:55 - by lot Joshua 18:10 - before the Lord Psalms 119:111 - Thy testimonies Zephaniah 1:7 - bid Zechariah 14:6 - not Matthew 9:2 - be Matthew 25:10 - they Luke 1:17 - to make John 3:7 - Ye John 18:36 - My kingdom is 1 Corinthians 16:13 - be Colossians 2:7 - with 2 Thessalonians 1:5 - may 2 Thessalonians 1:11 - would Hebrews 13:15 - the sacrifice 1 Peter 1:4 - an

Verse 13
Who hath delivered us from the power of darkness, and hath translated us into the kingdom of his dear Son:

delivered:, Isaiah 49:24-25, Isaiah 53:12; Matthew 12:29-30; Acts 26:18; Hebrews 2:14

the power:, Luke 22:53; John 12:31-32; 2 Corinthians 4:4; Ephesians 4:18, Ephesians 5:8, Ephesians 6:12; 1 Peter 2:9; 1 John 2:8, 1 John 3:8

and:, Luke 13:24; John 5:24; Romans 6:17-22; 1 Corinthians 6:9-11; 2 Corinthians 6:17-18; Ephesians 2:3-10; 1 Thessalonians 2:12; Titus 3:3-6; 2 Peter 1:11; 1 John 3:14

the kingdom:, Psalms 2:6-7; Isaiah 9:6-7; Daniel 7:13-14; Zechariah 9:9; Matthew 25:34; Romans 14:17; 1 Corinthians 15:23-25

his dear Son: Gr. the Son of his love, Isaiah 42:1; Matthew 3:17, Matthew 17:5; John 3:35, John 17:24; Ephesians 1:6

Reciprocal:, Exodus 10:23 - but all Psalms 97:1 - Lord Proverbs 8:30 - I was daily Isaiah 49:9 - to the Zechariah 9:11 - I have Matthew 3:2 - for Matthew 6:10 - Thy kingdom Matthew 6:33 - the kingdom Matthew 12:18 - my beloved Matthew 12:26 - his Matthew 12:28 - then Mark 1:11 - Thou Mark 5:15 - him that Luke 3:22 - Thou art Luke 4:18 - to preach deliverance Luke 22:18 - until John 14:30 - the Acts 1:3 - speaking Romans 1:3 - his Son Galatians 4:5 - redeem Ephesians 2:13 - are Colossians 1:3 - praying Colossians 1:15 - the firstborn Colossians 2:7 - with 1 Thessalonians 5:4 - are 2 Timothy 2:26 - out 1 John 1:3 - with his

Verse 14
In whom we have redemption through his blood, even the forgiveness of sins:

whom:, Matthew 20:28; Acts 20:28; Romans 3:24-25; Galatians 3:13; Ephesians 1:7, Ephesians 5:2; 1 Timothy 2:6; Titus 2:14; Hebrews 9:12, Hebrews 9:22, Hebrews 10:12-14; 1 Peter 1:19-20, 1 Peter 3:18; 1 John 2:2; Revelation 1:5, Revelation 5:9, Revelation 14:4

the:, Colossians 2:13, Colossians 3:13; Psalms 32:1-2, Psalms 130:4; Luke 5:20, Luke 7:47-50; Acts 2:38, Acts 10:43; Acts 13:38-39, Acts 26:18; Romans 4:6-8; Ephesians 4:32; 1 John 1:9, 1 John 2:12

Reciprocal:, Leviticus 4:35 - and the priest shall make Leviticus 17:11 - I have Isaiah 53:12 - will I Zechariah 9:11 - I have Matthew 6:33 - the kingdom Matthew 26:28 - shed Acts 5:31 - forgiveness 1 Corinthians 1:30 - redemption Ephesians 2:13 - are Hebrews 8:12 - General

Verse 15
Who is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of every creature:

the image:, Exodus 24:10; Numbers 12:8; Ezekiel 1:26-28; John 1:18, John 14:9, John 15:24; 2 Corinthians 4:4, 2 Corinthians 4:6; Philippians 2:6; Hebrews 1:3

the invisible:, 1 Timothy 1:17, 1 Timothy 6:16; Hebrews 11:27

the firstborn:, Colossians 1:13; Psalms 89:27; John 1:14, John 3:16; Hebrews 1:6

of every:, Colossians 1:16-17; Proverbs 8:29-31; Revelation 3:14

Reciprocal:, Genesis 1:26 - in our Genesis 1:27 - in the image Genesis 32:30 - I have Deuteronomy 4:12 - no similitude 1 Chronicles 5:1 - birthright Nehemiah 9:6 - thou hast Psalms 45:2 - fairer Isaiah 40:18 - General, Isaiah 46:5 - General, Jeremiah 32:17 - thou Zechariah 13:7 - the man Luke 11:31 - a greater John 6:46 - any John 8:19 - if John 12:45 - General, John 14:7 - ye John 17:5 - glorify John 17:10 - all Acts 7:35 - by Acts 10:36 - he is Romans 1:20 - For the Romans 8:29 - that he might Romans 11:36 - of him Ephesians 1:21 - principality Colossians 2:2 - of the Father

Verse 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:

by him were:, Colossians 1:15; Psalms 102:25-27; Isaiah 40:9-12, Isaiah 44:24; John 1:3; 1 Corinthians 8:6; Ephesians 3:9; Hebrews 1:2, Hebrews 1:10-12, Hebrews 3:3-4

in heaven:, Colossians 1:20; Deuteronomy 4:39; 1 Chronicles 29:11; Ephesians 1:10; Philippians 2:10; Revelation 5:13-14

thrones:, Colossians 2:10, Colossians 2:15; Romans 8:38; Ephesians 1:21, Ephesians 3:10, Ephesians 6:12; 1 Peter 3:22

by:, Proverbs 16:4; Isaiah 43:21; Romans 11:36; Hebrews 2:10

Reciprocal:, Genesis 1:1 - God 2 Chronicles 2:12 - that made heaven Nehemiah 9:6 - thou hast Psalms 33:9 - and it stood Psalms 78:69 - earth Psalms 146:6 - made heaven Proverbs 8:27 - he prepared Isaiah 37:16 - thou hast Isaiah 40:26 - who hath Jeremiah 10:12 - hath made Jeremiah 27:5 - made Jeremiah 32:17 - thou Jeremiah 51:15 - hath made Matthew 28:18 - All John 5:17 - My John 5:19 - for Romans 9:5 - who is 2 Corinthians 5:18 - all 2 Corinthians 8:9 - though Philippians 2:6 - in 2 Thessalonians 1:7 - his mighty angels 1 Timothy 3:16 - God Hebrews 1:3 - image 1 Peter 4:19 - a faithful 2 Peter 1:3 - his Revelation 4:11 - for thou

Verse 17
And he is before all things, and by him all things consist.

he:, Colossians 1:15; Proverbs 8:22-23; Isaiah 43:11-13, Isaiah 44:6; Micah 5:2; John 1:1-3, John 8:58, John 17:5; 1 Corinthians 8:6; Hebrews 13:8; Revelation 1:8, Revelation 1:11, Revelation 1:17, Revelation 2:8

and by:, 1 Samuel 2:8; Psalms 75:3; John 5:17-18; Acts 17:28; Hebrews 1:3

Reciprocal:, Genesis 1:1 - God 1 Chronicles 16:30 - stable 2 Chronicles 2:12 - that made heaven Nehemiah 9:6 - preservest Psalms 33:9 - and it stood Psalms 55:19 - even Psalms 78:69 - earth Isaiah 40:26 - who hath Isaiah 44:24 - by myself Isaiah 66:2 - For all those Jeremiah 51:15 - hath made John 1:3 - General, John 1:15 - he was 2 Corinthians 5:18 - all 2 Corinthians 8:9 - though Ephesians 3:9 - created Hebrews 1:2 - appointed Hebrews 2:10 - for 2 Peter 3:5 - standing Revelation 4:11 - for thou

Verse 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.

he is:, Colossians 1:24, Colossians 2:10-14; 1 Corinthians 11:3; Ephesians 1:10, Ephesians 1:22-23, Ephesians 4:15-16, Ephesians 5:23

the beginning:, John 1:1; 1 John 1:1; Revelation 1:8, Revelation 3:14, Revelation 21:6, Revelation 22:13

the firstborn:, John 11:25-26; Acts 26:23; 1 Corinthians 15:20-23; Revelation 1:5, Revelation 1:18

in all: or, among all, Psalms 45:2-5, Psalms 89:27; Song of Solomon 5:10; Isaiah 52:13; Matthew 23:8, Matthew 28:18; John 1:16, John 1:27; John 3:29-31, John 3:34-35; Romans 8:29; 1 Corinthians 15:25; Hebrews 1:5-6; Revelation 5:9-13, Revelation 11:15; Revelation 21:23-24

Reciprocal:, Genesis 37:7 - obeisance 1 Kings 10:23 - exceeded Psalms 45:7 - above Psalms 68:18 - for men Song of Solomon 3:11 - his mother Song of Solomon 7:5 - head Ezekiel 46:8 - he shall go Zechariah 6:13 - and the Matthew 2:6 - a Governor Matthew 3:16 - and he Matthew 16:18 - my John 3:30 - but 1 Corinthians 12:12 - as Ephesians 2:6 - hath Philippians 2:9 - given Colossians 2:19 - not 1 Thessalonians 1:10 - whom Hebrews 1:2 - appointed Hebrews 1:4 - so Hebrews 3:3 - this

Verse 19
For it pleased the Father that in him should all fulness dwell;

Colossians 2:3, Colossians 2:9, Colossians 3:11; Matthew 11:25-27; Luke 10:21; John 1:16, John 3:34; Ephesians 1:3, Ephesians 1:23, Ephesians 4:10

Reciprocal:, Genesis 25:5 - General, Genesis 41:55 - Go unto 1 Kings 10:23 - exceeded Psalms 45:7 - above Psalms 68:18 - for men Haggai 2:9 - give Zechariah 13:7 - smite Matthew 3:16 - and he John 1:14 - full John 2:21 - he John 14:10 - dwelleth John 14:20 - ye shall John 16:15 - General, Ephesians 4:15 - which Revelation 13:6 - and his Revelation 21:22 - the Lamb

Verse 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.

having made peace: or making peace, Colossians 1:21-22; Leviticus 6:30; Psalms 85:10-11; Isaiah 9:6-7; Ezekiel 45:17-20; Daniel 9:24-26; Micah 5:2, Micah 5:5; Zechariah 9:9-10; Luke 2:14; Acts 10:30; Romans 5:1; 2 Corinthians 5:19-21; Ephesians 2:13-17; Hebrews 13:20-21; 1 John 4:9-10

reconcile:, 2 Corinthians 5:18; Hebrews 2:17

things in earth:, Ephesians 1:10; Philippians 2:10

Reciprocal:, Exodus 24:6 - the blood he Leviticus 3:1 - a sacrifice Leviticus 7:29 - General, Leviticus 9:18 - a sacrifice Leviticus 16:20 - reconciling Leviticus 17:11 - I have Deuteronomy 27:7 - peace offerings 2 Chronicles 29:24 - reconciliation Job 25:2 - he maketh Isaiah 27:5 - and he Ezekiel 43:27 - I will accept Zechariah 3:9 - remove Zechariah 13:7 - smite Matthew 1:21 - for Matthew 26:28 - shed Luke 19:38 - peace John 11:52 - gather John 14:27 - Peace I leave John 16:33 - in me Acts 10:36 - preaching Romans 3:25 - through Romans 5:10 - when Romans 11:15 - the reconciling Ephesians 2:14 - our Ephesians 3:15 - the whole Colossians 1:16 - in heaven James 1:18 - his own

Verse 21
And you, that were sometime alienated and enemies in your mind by wicked works, yet now hath he reconciled

sometime:, Romans 1:30, Romans 5:9-10, Romans 8:7-8; 1 Corinthians 6:9-11; Ephesians 2:1-2, Ephesians 2:12, Ephesians 2:19, Ephesians 4:18; Titus 3:3-7; James 4:4

in your mind by: or, by your mind in, Titus 1:15-16

Reciprocal:, Leviticus 8:15 - to make 2 Chronicles 29:24 - reconciliation Isaiah 9:6 - The Prince of Peace Isaiah 27:5 - and he Ezekiel 14:5 - estranged Ezekiel 43:27 - I will accept Ezekiel 45:15 - to make Micah 5:5 - this Zechariah 3:9 - remove Zechariah 9:10 - he shall Romans 1:6 - are ye also Romans 11:15 - the reconciling Romans 12:2 - be ye 2 Corinthians 5:18 - who Ephesians 1:13 - ye also Ephesians 2:11 - Gentiles Ephesians 2:13 - are Ephesians 2:16 - reconcile Philippians 1:5 - General, Colossians 1:20 - having made peace Hebrews 2:17 - to make James 1:18 - his own 1 Peter 3:18 - being

Verse 22
In the body of his flesh through death, to present you holy and unblameable and unreproveable in his sight:

the body:, Romans 7:4; Ephesians 2:15-16; Hebrews 10:10, Hebrews 10:20

to:, Luke 1:75; 2 Corinthians 11:2; Ephesians 1:4, Ephesians 5:27; 1 Thessalonians 4:7; Titus 2:14; 2 Peter 3:14; Jude 1:24

in his:, Job 15:15, Job 25:5; Psalms 51:7; Hebrews 13:21

Reciprocal:, Leviticus 8:15 - to make Song of Solomon 2:14 - thy countenance Song of Solomon 4:7 - General, Luke 1:6 - blameless Romans 8:4 - That Romans 12:2 - be ye 1 Corinthians 1:8 - blameless 2 Corinthians 4:14 - shall present Ephesians 2:13 - are Colossians 1:20 - having made peace Colossians 1:28 - we may Colossians 4:12 - that 1 Thessalonians 3:13 - unblameable 1 Thessalonians 5:23 - preserved 1 Timothy 3:10 - being 1 Timothy 6:14 - unrebukeable Titus 2:12 - denying Hebrews 3:1 - holy Hebrews 12:10 - partakers 1 Peter 3:18 - being 1 Peter 5:10 - strengthen Revelation 14:5 - without Revelation 22:11 - and he that

Verse 23
If ye continue in the faith grounded and settled, and be not moved away from the hope of the gospel, which ye have heard, and which was preached to every creature which is under heaven; whereof I Paul am made a minister;

ye continue:, Psalms 92:13-14, Psalms 125:5; Ezekiel 18:26; Hosea 6:3-4; Zephaniah 1:6; Matthew 24:13; Luke 8:13-15, Luke 22:32; John 8:30-32, John 15:9-10; Acts 11:23, Acts 14:22; Romans 2:7; Galatians 4:11, Galatians 5:7, Galatians 6:9; 1 Thessalonians 3:5; Hebrews 3:6, Hebrews 3:14, Hebrews 4:14, Hebrews 10:38; 1 Peter 1:5; 2 Peter 2:18-22; 1 John 2:27; Revelation 2:10

grounded:, Colossians 2:7; Matthew 7:24-25; Luke 6:48; Ephesians 2:21, Ephesians 3:17, Ephesians 4:16

moved:, John 15:6; Acts 20:24; 1 Corinthians 15:58; 1 Thessalonians 3:3

the hope:, Colossians 1:5; Romans 5:5; Galatians 5:5; Ephesians 1:18; 1 Thessalonians 5:8; 2 Thessalonians 2:16; Titus 3:7; Hebrews 6:19; 1 Peter 1:3; 1 John 3:1-3

to:, Colossians 1:6; Matthew 24:14; Mark 16:15; Romans 10:18

under:, Deuteronomy 2:25, Deuteronomy 4:19; Lamentations 3:66; Acts 2:5, Acts 4:12

whereof:, Colossians 1:25; Acts 1:17, Acts 1:25, Acts 26:16; Romans 15:16; 1 Corinthians 4:1-3; 2 Corinthians 3:6, 2 Corinthians 4:1, 2 Corinthians 5:18-20; 2 Corinthians 6:1, 2 Corinthians 11:23; Ephesians 3:7-8; 1 Timothy 1:12, 1 Timothy 2:7; 2 Timothy 1:11-12, 2 Timothy 4:5-6

Reciprocal:, 1 Kings 6:12 - if thou wilt Psalms 19:6 - His going Proverbs 8:4 - General, Isaiah 54:3 - thou shalt Isaiah 62:2 - the Gentiles Matthew 13:6 - because Matthew 26:13 - Wheresoever Matthew 28:19 - ye therefore Mark 13:10 - General, Luke 1:2 - and Luke 2:10 - to Luke 13:29 - General, Luke 14:23 - Go John 8:31 - If John 15:4 - Abide John 15:16 - ordained Acts 2:42 - they Acts 10:35 - in Acts 13:43 - persuaded Acts 16:13 - spake Romans 8:22 - the Romans 8:24 - saved 1 Corinthians 15:2 - keep in memory 1 Corinthians 16:13 - stand 2 Corinthians 2:14 - the savour 2 Corinthians 13:5 - in the faith Ephesians 1:13 - after that ye heard Ephesians 3:9 - to 1 Thessalonians 3:8 - if 1 Timothy 3:16 - believed Titus 1:3 - manifested Titus 2:11 - hath appeared Titus 2:13 - blessed Hebrews 6:11 - of hope Hebrews 6:18 - the hope James 1:25 - and 1 Peter 3:15 - the hope 1 Peter 5:10 - strengthen Revelation 5:9 - out Revelation 5:13 - every Revelation 14:6 - preach

Verse 24
Who now rejoice in my sufferings for you, and fill up that which is behind of the afflictions of Christ in my flesh for his body's sake, which is the church:

rejoice:, Matthew 5:11-12; Acts 5:41; Romans 5:3; 2 Corinthians 7:4; Ephesians 3:1, Ephesians 3:13; Philippians 2:17-18; James 1:2

fill:, 2 Corinthians 1:5-8, 2 Corinthians 4:8-12, 2 Corinthians 11:23-27; Philippians 3:10; 2 Timothy 1:8, 2 Timothy 2:9-10

for:, Colossians 1:18; Ephesians 1:23

Reciprocal:, Deuteronomy 16:1 - the passover Isaiah 1:4 - gone away backward Matthew 16:24 - If Matthew 20:23 - Ye Mark 8:34 - take Mark 10:39 - Ye Luke 6:23 - Rejoice John 17:22 - the glory Acts 16:25 - sang Acts 20:24 - neither Acts 21:13 - for Romans 12:5 - General, 1 Corinthians 1:9 - by 1 Corinthians 12:12 - as 1 Corinthians 12:27 - General, 2 Corinthians 4:10 - bearing 2 Corinthians 4:15 - all 2 Corinthians 5:13 - for 2 Corinthians 6:4 - afflictions 2 Corinthians 8:9 - for 2 Corinthians 11:30 - I will 2 Corinthians 12:10 - I take 2 Corinthians 12:15 - will Galatians 6:17 - I bear Ephesians 4:12 - the body Philippians 1:20 - whether Colossians 2:1 - what Hebrews 11:25 - Choosing Hebrews 12:23 - the general 1 Peter 4:13 - ye are 3 John 1:7 - that

Verse 25
Whereof I am made a minister, according to the dispensation of God which is given to me for you, to fulfil the word of God;

I am:, Colossians 1:23; 1 Thessalonians 3:2; 1 Timothy 4:6

according:, Romans 15:15-18; 1 Corinthians 9:17; Galatians 2:7-8; Ephesians 3:2

to fulfil: or, fully to preach, Romans 15:19; 2 Timothy 4:2-5

Reciprocal:, Matthew 13:35 - I will utter Luke 7:28 - but Acts 9:15 - to bear Acts 14:26 - the work Acts 26:16 - a minister Romans 1:1 - called 1 Corinthians 4:1 - the ministers 2 Corinthians 3:6 - hath Galatians 1:16 - that 1 Timothy 1:11 - which 1 Timothy 1:12 - putting 2 Timothy 4:5 - make full proof of

Verse 26
Even the mystery which hath been hid from ages and from generations, but now is made manifest to his saints:

the mystery:, Romans 16:25-26; 1 Corinthians 2:7; Ephesians 3:3-10

now:, Psalms 25:14; Matthew 13:11; Mark 4:11; Luke 8:10; 2 Timothy 1:10

Reciprocal:, Deuteronomy 30:11 - it is not hidden Proverbs 8:6 - for Isaiah 64:4 - have not Matthew 11:11 - greater Matthew 13:35 - I will utter Matthew 16:17 - but Matthew 20:7 - Because John 15:15 - all Acts 13:41 - for 1 Corinthians 4:1 - mysteries 1 Corinthians 13:2 - understand 1 Corinthians 14:2 - howbeit Ephesians 1:9 - made Ephesians 3:9 - hid Ephesians 6:19 - the mystery Colossians 4:3 - the mystery 1 Peter 1:20 - verily

Verse 27
To whom God would make known what is the riches of the glory of this mystery among the Gentiles; which is Christ in you, the hope of glory:

whom:, 1 Corinthians 2:12-14; 2 Corinthians 2:14, 2 Corinthians 4:6; Galatians 1:15-16

the riches:, Colossians 2:3; Romans 9:23, Romans 11:33; Ephesians 1:7, Ephesians 1:17-18, Ephesians 3:8-10, Ephesians 3:16; Philippians 4:19

Christ:, Colossians 3:11; Luke 17:21; John 6:56, John 14:17, John 14:20, John 14:23, John 15:2-5, John 17:22-23, John 17:26; Romans 8:10; 1 Corinthians 3:16; 2 Corinthians 6:16; Galatians 2:20, Galatians 4:19; Ephesians 2:22, Ephesians 3:17; 1 John 4:4; Revelation 3:20

in you: or, among you

the hope:, Colossians 1:5; Psalms 16:9-11; Romans 5:2, Romans 8:18-19; 2 Corinthians 4:17; 1 Timothy 1:1; 1 Peter 1:3-4

Reciprocal:, Exodus 37:10 - General, Deuteronomy 30:11 - it is not hidden Esther 1:4 - the riches Job 11:18 - because Isaiah 64:4 - have not Matthew 11:11 - greater Matthew 12:21 - General, Matthew 13:11 - mysteries Matthew 16:17 - but Mark 12:11 - General, Luke 24:47 - among John 7:35 - teach John 15:4 - I Acts 13:41 - for Acts 16:32 - they Romans 2:4 - riches Romans 2:7 - glory Romans 8:24 - saved Romans 10:12 - rich Romans 11:12 - the world Romans 12:12 - Rejoicing Romans 16:25 - to the 1 Corinthians 2:7 - even 1 Corinthians 4:1 - mysteries 1 Corinthians 12:13 - whether we be Jews 1 Corinthians 13:13 - hope 1 Corinthians 14:2 - howbeit 2 Corinthians 1:20 - unto 2 Corinthians 4:4 - lest 2 Corinthians 4:7 - this 2 Corinthians 6:6 - knowledge 2 Corinthians 13:5 - Jesus Christ Ephesians 2:12 - having Ephesians 3:3 - the mystery Ephesians 6:19 - the mystery Colossians 2:2 - all 1 Timothy 3:16 - preached 2 Timothy 1:10 - now 2 Timothy 2:10 - with Titus 1:2 - hope Titus 2:13 - blessed Hebrews 6:18 - the hope Hebrews 7:19 - a better 1 Peter 1:21 - your 1 Peter 3:15 - the hope

Verse 28
Whom we preach, warning every man, and teaching every man in all wisdom; that we may present every man perfect in Christ Jesus:

Whom:, Acts 3:20, Acts 5:42, Acts 8:5, Acts 8:35, Acts 9:20, Acts 10:36, Acts 11:20, Acts 13:38, Acts 17:3, Acts 17:18; Romans 16:25; 1 Corinthians 1:23, 1 Corinthians 15:12; 2 Corinthians 4:5, 2 Corinthians 10:14; Ephesians 3:8; Philippians 1:15-18; 1 Timothy 3:16

warning:, Jeremiah 6:10; Ezekiel 3:17-21, Ezekiel 33:4-9; Matthew 3:7; Acts 20:27-28, Acts 20:31; 1 Corinthians 4:14; 1 Thessalonians 4:6, 1 Thessalonians 5:12-14

teaching:, Deuteronomy 4:5; Ezekiel 7:10; Ecclesiastes 12:9; Matthew 28:20; Mark 6:34; Ephesians 4:11; 1 Timothy 3:2; 2 Timothy 2:24-25

in all:, Proverbs 8:5; Jeremiah 3:15; Luke 21:15; 1 Corinthians 2:6, 1 Corinthians 2:15, 1 Corinthians 12:8; 2 Peter 3:15

we may:, Colossians 1:22; 2 Corinthians 11:2; Ephesians 5:27

perfect:, Colossians 2:10; 1 Corinthians 1:30; Ephesians 4:12-13; Hebrews 10:14, Hebrews 13:21

Reciprocal:, Genesis 47:2 - presented 1 Samuel 12:23 - I will teach Proverbs 8:4 - General, Ezekiel 3:21 - if thou Ezekiel 33:7 - thou shalt Ezekiel 46:2 - the priests Matthew 5:48 - ye Matthew 23:34 - and wise Luke 14:23 - compel Luke 19:16 - Lord John 17:23 - made Acts 13:43 - persuaded Acts 14:26 - the work Acts 15:35 - teaching Acts 16:32 - they Acts 18:25 - fervent Acts 20:20 - I kept Acts 26:29 - that not Romans 1:9 - whom Romans 12:7 - or he 1 Corinthians 15:10 - yet 2 Corinthians 4:14 - shall present 2 Corinthians 5:11 - we persuade 2 Corinthians 12:9 - My grace 2 Corinthians 13:9 - even Philippians 3:15 - as Colossians 3:16 - teaching Colossians 4:12 - that 1 Thessalonians 2:8 - affectionately 1 Thessalonians 3:10 - might perfect 1 Thessalonians 5:14 - warn 2 Timothy 4:2 - Preach Hebrews 6:1 - let James 3:2 - a perfect

Verse 29
Whereunto I also labour, striving according to his working, which worketh in me mightily.

labour:, Colossians 4:12; 1 Corinthians 15:10; 2 Corinthians 5:9, 2 Corinthians 6:5, 2 Corinthians 11:23; Philippians 2:16; 1 Thessalonians 2:9; 2 Thessalonians 3:8; 2 Timothy 2:10; Revelation 2:3

striving:, Colossians 2:1; Luke 13:24; Romans 15:20, Romans 15:30; 1 Corinthians 9:25-27; Philippians 1:27, Philippians 1:30; Hebrews 12:4

his:, 1 Corinthians 12:6, 1 Corinthians 12:11; Ephesians 1:19, Ephesians 3:7, Ephesians 3:20; Philippians 2:13; Hebrews 13:21

mightily:, 2 Corinthians 12:9-10, 2 Corinthians 13:3

Reciprocal:, Nehemiah 4:21 - So we Nehemiah 7:5 - put into mine Job 33:29 - all Psalms 63:8 - thy Ezekiel 33:7 - thou shalt Daniel 5:12 - an excellent Matthew 25:20 - behold Luke 10:2 - the labourers Luke 19:16 - Lord John 3:21 - that his John 6:27 - Labour not Acts 7:25 - God Acts 18:25 - fervent Acts 21:19 - he declared Romans 1:9 - whom Romans 12:3 - I say Romans 12:7 - or he Romans 16:12 - labour 1 Corinthians 3:10 - to the 1 Corinthians 9:26 - so 2 Corinthians 5:11 - we persuade 2 Corinthians 8:1 - the grace Galatians 2:8 - the same Galatians 2:9 - the grace 1 Thessalonians 5:12 - labour 2 Timothy 2:5 - strive 2 Timothy 4:2 - reprove

 


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Torrey, R. A. "Commentary on Colossians 1:20". "The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge". "http://www.studylight.org/commentaries/tsk/view.cgi?book=col&chapter=1&verse=20".

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