The Epistles of St. Paul to the Colossians and Philemon

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Hodder & Stoughton, 1890 - Bible - 493 pages
 

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Page 71 - Firstborn of all creation, for in Him were all things created, in the heavens and upon the earth, things visible and things invisible, whether thrones or dominions or principalities or powers ; all things have been created through Him, and for Him ; and HE IS before all things and in Him all things hold together, and He is the Head of the body, the church : who is the Beginning, the Firstborn from the dead...
Page 117 - 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...
Page 82 - 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.
Page 65 - Thine eyes shall see the king in his beauty: they shall behold the land that is very far off.
Page 227 - Let no man therefore judge you in meat, or in drink, or in respect of an holy day, or of the new moon, or of the sabbath days : which are a shadow of things to come ; but the body is of Christ.
Page 397 - Do thy diligence to come shortly unto me : for Demas hath forsaken me, having loved this present world, and is departed unto Thessalonica ; Crescens to Galatia, Titus unto Dalmatia.
Page 214 - And you, being dead in your sins and the uncircumcision of your flesh, hath he quickened together with him, having forgiven you all trespasses ; blotting out the handwriting of ordinances that was against us, which was contrary to us, and took it out of the way, nailing it to his cross ; and having spoiled principalities and powers, he made a show of them openly, triumphing over them in it.
Page 406 - Take heed to the ministry which thou hast received in the Lord, that thou fulfil it.
Page 306 - Put on therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, bowels of mercies, kindness, humbleness of mind, meekness, longsuffering; Forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any man have a quarrel against any: even as Christ forgave you, so also do ye. And above all these things put on charity, which is the bond of perfectness.
Page 87 - For it was the good pleasure of the Father that in him should all the fulness dwell; and through him to reconcile all things unto himself, having made peace through the blood of his cross; through him, I say, whether things upon the earth, or things in the heavens.

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