The most popular bible verses from the bible book colossians. Colossians 2 niv i want you to know how hard i am bible. See more ideas about bible, word of god and bible verses. The epistle of paul the apostle to the colossians from the holy bible new international version niv book 51 please note we have increased the volume and the pitch of the audio for a. Audiobible niv 51 colossians dramatized new international. It was also to be read in the neighboring church at laodicea 4. Some of them were priding themselves on having visions and getting secret spiritual knowledge. The book of colossians is relatively brief, with only four chapters, but it is very important, with its uniquely powerful and vital presentation of the person and work of jesus christa message probably more urgently. Discover colossians features 7 lessons from the letter of paul to the church in colossae. The mention of so many people by name in colossians 4. Colossians bible book with full chapters new international version. Colossians is named for the city of colossae, where the church it was addressed to was located. The book of colossians makes the following direct or indirect statements about jesus christ.
This letter was written by paul, an apostle of jesus christ 1. This is the gospel that you heard and that has been proclaimed to every creature under heaven, and of which i, paul, have become a servant. The book of colossians is an important look into the mystery of christ which was hidden for generations and now disclosed to the saints col. If philemon and his family were hosts of the church at colosse, then mark a. These are all of the chapters of the book of colossians. The new international version niv is a completely original translation of the bible developed by more than one hundred scholars working from the best available hebrew, aramaic, and greek texts. Now viewing scripture range from the book of colossians chapter 1. And that is the reason for the colossians gratitude. Christ has holy and faithful brothers who are in him, residing in colossae 1. Tychicus was a coworker of paul who would have been able to help the colossian believers understand and apply the apostles teachings in the letter. Colossians 1 new international version colossians 1 colossians 2 salutation. Bible reader with fully formatted text and multiple versions and languages available. Colossians 1, new international version niv the bible app.
The bible experience features a starstudded cast of almost 200 performers. See more ideas about verses, bible verses and word of god. This letter is a glorious reminder of everything christ did for us in conquering sin and death. In the early church, all who speak on the subject of. The epistle of paul to the colossians, or simply colossians, is the twelfth book of the new testament. The letter of colossians a discipleship program featuring the. From the niv study bible, introductions to the books of the bible, colossians copyright. Laodicea epistle to the colossians to be read in colossians 4. Colossians trivia quizzes in our religion category. Colossians 1 paul, an apostle of christ jesus by the will of god, and timothy our brother, to gods holy people in colossae, the faithful brothers and sisters in christ. The niv removes the blood of jesus from colossians 1.
How to prepare a sermon how to learn biblical hebrew how to learn biblical greek how to do inductive bible study see all guides. Put on therefore, as the elect of god, holy and beloved, bowels of mercies, kindness, humbleness of mind, meekness, longsuffering. Clicking on a chapter will show you the text of that chapter of colossians in the bible new international. The power of the bleeding love of god is stronger than the power of caesar, of the law, of mars, mammon, aphrodite and the rest. Since, then, you have been raised with christ, set your hearts on things above, where christ is, seated at the right hand of god. For in christ the fullness of god lives in a human body, and you are complete through your union with christ. It shows his supremacy over all things, explaining what our godly response should be. It was written, according to the text, by paul the apostle and timothy to the church in colossae, a small phrygian city near laodicea and approximately 100 miles 160 km from ephesus in asia minor scholars have increasingly questioned pauls authorship and attributed the letter to an. With a marbled look using a layered ink technique, the niv artisan collection bible for girls was created with girls ages 8 to 12 in mind.
Each page of this bible has lightly ruled, wide margins, inviting girls to journal, reflect, take notes, and create art. An introduction to the book of colossians an argument of the book of colossians a selected bibliography of colossians and philemon. Jun, 2015 the epistle of paul the apostle to the colossians from the holy bible new international version niv book 51 please note we have increased the volume and the pitch of the audio for a. New international version 1 paul, an apostle of christ jesus by the will of god, and timothy our brother, 2 to gods holy people in colossae, the faithful brothers and sisters in christ. Colossians 1 new international version niv bible gateway.
Colossians 1 new international version niv dramatized. So paul sent this letter, along with the letters to philemon and to the ephesians, with tychicus, accompanied by onesimus colossians 4. By comparing the epistle to the colossians with that written to philemon, it is reasonable to suppose that the church at colosse met in their home cf. Colossians 3 niv read the new international version. 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 gods grace in all its. Colossians 3 niv read the new international version online. Enjoy psalms from the most ambitious, critically acclaimed presentation of the bible ever produced, inspired by. As a guide for women in particular, it is designed to assist you as a christian woman in your discipleship to jesus.
Colossians 3 living as those made alive in christ 1 since, then, you have been raised with christ, set your hearts on things above, where christ is, seated at the right hand of god. F2 thanksgiving and prayer 3 we always thank god, the father of our lord jesus christ, when we pray for you, 4 because we have. Colossians 1 new international version niv 1 paul, an apostle of christ jesus by the will of god, and timothy our brother, 2 to gods holy people in colossae, the faithful brothers and sisters in christ. The book of colossians was written explicitly to defeat the heresy that had arisen in colosse, which endangered the existence of the church. A study guide for women, is to offer assistance in the task of applying the bible to daily life. The niv and new international version are trademarks registered in the united states patent and trademark office by biblica, inc. Clicking on a chapter will show you the text of that chapter of colossians in the bible new international version. Colossians 3 new international version niv living as those made alive in christ. Colossians 3 new international version niv biblica. Popular colossians books meet your next favorite book. The book of colossians was likely written between a. The niv bible was produced by more than one hundred scholars working from the best available hebrew, aramaic, and greek texts. The first half of the book of colossians is a theological treatise that includes one of the most profound presentations of christology anywhere in.
Colossians 1 1 paul, an apostle of christ jesus by the will of god, and timothy our brother, 2 to gods holy people in colossae, the faithful brothers and sisters the greek word for brothers and sisters adelphoi refers here to believers, both men and women, as part of gods family. This summary of the book of colossians provides information about the title, author s, date of writing, chronology, theme, theology, outline, a brief overview, and the chapters of the book of colossians. Book of colossians overview insight for living ministries. The initial vision for the project was provided by a single individual an engineer working with general electric in seattle by the name of howard. The apostle paul was the primary writer of the book of colossians colossians 1.
Bible versions in 1967, the new york bible society now biblica generously undertook the financial sponsorship of creating a contemporary english translation of the bible. Colossians 1 new international version niv biblica. Colossians 2 niv i want you to know how hard i am bible gateway. Since the colossians have been brought into the new kingdom of light, they can live their faith to the fullest. In the early church, all who speak on the subject of authorship ascribe it to paul. Though he did not personally know the recipients, paul was acquainted with them. This material is intended for small group bible study, but it can also be used profitably for personal study. Colossians 1 niv paul, an apostle of christ jesus by the bible. They are to put on the new self, awaiting the time the messiah will appear openly, revealing his glory. Tom constables expository notes on colossians this is also available in the net. Colossians 1 niv without study resources study desk. Colossians 3 niv living as those made alive in christ. So paul wrote them a letter to say, when youve got jesus the messiah. Jonah, denzel and pauletta washington song of songs.
New international version 1 masters, provide your slaves with what is right and fair, because you know that you also have a master in heaven. He is the lord over every ruler and authority in the universe 2. Highlighting the cast is 2007 academy awardwinning actor forest whitaker as the voice of moses, along with angela bassett esther, cuba gooding jr. May 02, 2020 timothy is also given some credit colossians 1.
Colossians 1 niv read the new international version. Use highlighting, underlining, and take notes while you study the bible. The book of colossians niv audio holy bible high quality. Scripture quotes are from the new international version. Colossians 2 niv without study resources study desk.
To combat errors in the church and to show that believers have everything they need in christ. Download the most popular bible versions to use even when the internet is unavailable. Epistle to the colossians read the bible online bible study tools. Colossians activities for kids susans homeschool blog. Paul is a good model for them at the start of this letter 1. As a guide to bible study, it shares tyndales motive to know more of the scripture. Some have argued that paul wrote colossians from ephesus or caesarea, but most of the evidence favors rome as the place where paul penned all the prison letters ephesians, colossians, philippians and philemon. Intro to colossians biblica the international bible society. The colossians were mostly gentiles, but like the galatians they were being pressured to follow the jewish law and were adding extra rules and false teachings to the faith. Intro to colossians biblica the international bible. Verses 34 paul often asked the christians to pray for him romans 15. Bruce, paul, the apostle of the heart set free, pp. Audiobible niv dramatized new international version high quality.
In the same way, the gospel is bearing fruit and growing throughout the whole worldjust as it has been doing among you since the day you heard it and truly. Colossians these are all of the chapters of the book of colossians. Colossians intro, new international version niv the bible app. Top 5 commentaries on the books of colossians and philemon. It was written, according to the text, by paul the apostle and timothy to the church in colossae, a small phrygian city near laodicea and approximately 100 miles 160 km from ephesus in asia minor. Paul reminded the colossians several times in this letter that they should thank god see 1. Browse all courses logos mobile education certificate programs course catalog topics courses for congregations access my courses. Colossians 1 niv read the new international version online. Here paul confines it to the will of god, which is expressed in the word of god. We are to encourage each other with psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, so go ahead and obey the verse by taking out some hymn books and singing your favorite hymns. In the 19th century, however, some thought that the heresy refuted in ch. Mark the chapters you have read, if you join our personal bible read plan. Let the message of christ dwell among you richly as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom through psalms, hymns and songs from the spirit, singing to god with. Colossians 4 new international version niv strongs.234 286 1640 1208 1664 686 1687 341 1570 505 1473 905 172 168 376 634 1124 1162 1158 572 325 1504 1085 318 529 512 86 733 1358 75 851 643 58 1404 237 1029