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New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update

Colossians 1:5–11

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5 because of the ahope blaid up for you in 1heaven, of which you previously cheard in the word of truth, 2the gospel 6 which has come to you, just as 1ain all the world also it is constantly bearing bfruit and 2increasing, even as it has been doing in you also since the day you cheard of it and 3understood the grace of God in truth; 7 just as you learned it from aEpaphras, our bbeloved fellow bond-servant, who is a faithful servant of Christ on our behalf, 8 and he also informed us of your alove in the Spirit.

9 For this reason also, asince the day we heard of it, bwe have not ceased to pray for you and to ask that you may be filled with the 1cknowledge of His will in all spiritual dwisdom and understanding, 10 so that you will awalk in a manner worthy of the Lord, 1bto please Him in all respects, cbearing fruit in every good work and 2increasing in the 3knowledge of God; 11 astrengthened with all power, according to 1His glorious might, 2for the attaining of all steadfastness and 3patience; bjoyously

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Lit the heavens

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Or of the gospel

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Or it is in the world

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b
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Or spreading abroad

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Or came really to know

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Or real knowledge

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d
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Lit unto all pleasing

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Or growing by the knowledge

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Or real knowledge

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Lit the might of His glory

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Lit unto all

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Or patience with joy

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