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Colossians 4 :: New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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Fellow Workers

Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:1 - Masters, G2962 grant G3930 to your slaves G1401 justice G1342 and fairness, G2471 knowing G6063 that you too G2532 have G2192 a Master G2962 in heaven. G3772
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:2 - Devote G4342 yourselves G4342 to prayer, G4335 keeping G1127 alert G1127 in it with an attitude of thanksgiving; G2169
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:3 - praying G4336 at the same G260 time G260 for us as well, G2532 that God G2316 will open G455 up to us a door G2374 for the word, G3056 so that we may speak G2980 forth G2980 the mystery G3466 of Christ, G5547 for which G3739 I have also G2532 been imprisoned; G1210
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:4 - that I may make G5319 it clear G5319 in the way G5613 I ought G1163 to speak. G2980
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:5 - [fn]Conduct G4043 yourselves G4043 with wisdom G4678 toward G4314 outsiders, G3588 G1854 [fn]making G1805 the most G1805 of the opportunity. G2540
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:6 - Let your speech G3056 always G3842 be [fn]with grace, G5485 as though seasoned G741 with salt, G217 so that you will know G6063 how G4459 you should G1163 respond G611 to each G1538 person. G1520
(cf. Eph 6:21, 22 )
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:7 - As to all G3956 my affairs, Tychicus, G5190 our beloved G27 brother G80 and faithful G4103 servant G1249 and fellow G4889 bond-servant G4889 in the Lord, G2962 will bring G1107 you information. G1107
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:8 - For I have sent G3992 him to you for this G3778 very G846 purpose, that you may know G1097 about G4012 our circumstances G3588 G4012 and that he may encourage G3870 your hearts; G2588
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:9 - [fn]and with him Onesimus, G3682 our faithful G4103 and beloved G27 brother, G80 who G3739 is one of your number. They will inform G1107 you about the whole G3956 situation here. G5602
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:10 - Aristarchus, G708 my fellow G4869 prisoner, G4869 sends G782 you his greetings; G782 and also Barnabas’s G921 cousin G431 Mark G3138 (about G4012 whom G3739 you received G2983 [fn]instructions; G1785 if G1437 he comes G2064 to you, welcome G1209 him);
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:11 - and also Jesus G2424 who is called G3004 Justus; G2459 these G3778 are the only G3441 fellow G4904 workers G4904 for the kingdom G932 of God G2316 who are from the circumcision, G4061 and they have proved G1096 to be an encouragement G3931 to me.
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:12 - Epaphras, G1889 who G3588 is one of your number, G4771 a bondslave G1401 of Jesus G2424 Christ, G5547 sends G782 you his greetings, G782 always G3842 laboring G75 earnestly G75 for you in his prayers, G4335 that you may [fn]stand G2476 [fn]perfect G5046 and [fn]fully G4135 assured G4135 in all G3956 the will G2307 of God. G2316
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:13 - For I testify G3140 for him that he has G2192 [fn]a deep G4183 concern G4192 for you and for those G3588 who are in Laodicea G2993 and Hierapolis. G2404
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:14 - Luke, G3065 the beloved G27 physician, G2395 sends G782 you his greetings, G782 and also Demas. G1214
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:15 - Greet G782 the brethren G80 who are in Laodicea G2993 and also [fn]Nympha G3564 and the church G1577 that is in [fn]her house. G3624
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:16 - When G3752 [fn]this G3588 letter G1992 is read G314 among G3844 you, have G4160 it also G2532 read G314 in the church G1577 of the Laodiceans; G2994 and you, for your part read G314 [fn]my letter that is coming from Laodicea. G2993
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:17 - Say G3004 to Archippus, G751 “Take G991 heed G991 to the ministry G1248 which G3739 you have received G3880 in the Lord, G2962 that you may [fn]fulfill G4137 it.”
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:18 - [fn]I, Paul, G3972 write this G3588 greeting G783 with my own G1699 hand. G5495 Remember G3421 my [fn]imprisonment. G1199 Grace G5485 be with you.
NASB Footnotes
Literally: Walk
Literally: redeeming the time
Or, gracious
Literally: along with Onesimus
Or, orders
Or, stand firm
Or, complete or mature
Or, made complete
Or, much toil or great pain
Or, Nymphas (masc)
One early ms reads their
Literally: the
Or, continually fulfill
Literally: The greeting by my hand of Paul
Literally: bonds

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