1 G* Paul, G652 apostle G* of Jesus G5547 Christ, G1223 by G2307 the will G2316 of God, G2532 and G* Timothy G3588 the G80 brother,
2 G3588 to the G1722 [2in G* 3Colosse G39 1holy ones], G2532 and G4103 trustworthy G80 brothers G1722 in G5547 Christ. G5484 Favor G1473 to you G2532 and G1515 peace G575 from G2316 God G3962 our father, G1473 G2532 and G2962 the Lord G* Jesus G5547 Christ.
3 G2168 We give thanks G3588 to the G2316 God G2532 and G3962 father G3588 G2962 of our Lord G1473 G* Jesus G5547 Christ, G3842 at all times G4012 [2for G1473 3you G4336 1praying],
4 G191 having heard G3588 the G4102 belief G1473 of yours G1722 in G5547 Christ G* Jesus, G2532 and G3588 the G26 love, G3588 the one G1519 towards G3956 all G3588 the G39 holy ones,
5 G1223 on account of G3588 the G1680 hope, G3588 the one G606 being reserved G1473 for you G1722 in G3588 the G3772 heavens, G3739 which G4257 you heard before G1722 in G3588 the G3056 word G3588 of the G225 truth G3588 of the G2098 good news,
6 G3588 the one G3918 being at hand G1519 in G1473 you, G2531 as G2532 also G1722 in G3956 all G3588 the G2889 world, G2532 and G1510.2.3 is G2592 bearing fruit, G2531 as G2532 also G1722 among G1473 you G575 from G3739 which G2250 day G191 you heard G2532 and G1921 realized G3588 the G5484 favor G3588 G2316 of God G1722 in G225 truth;
7 G2531 as G2532 also G3129 you learned G575 from G* Epaphras G3588 the G27 beloved G4889 fellow-servant G1473 of ours, G3739 who G1510.2.3 is G4103 a trustworthy G5228 [2for G1473 3you G1249 1servant] G3588 of the G5547 Christ,
8 G3588 the one G2532 also G1213 having manifested G1473 to us G3588 G1473 your G26 love G1722 in G4151 spirit.
9 G1223 On account of G3778 this G2532 also, G1473 we G575 from G3739 which G2250 day G191 heard, G3756 cease not G3973 G5228 [2for G1473 3you G4336 1praying], G2532 and G154 asking G2443 that G4137 you should be filled with G3588 the G1922 full knowledge G3588 G2307 of his will, G1473 G1722 in G3956 all G4678 wisdom G2532 and G4907 [2understanding G4152 1spiritual];
10 G4043 for you to walk G1473 G516 worthily G3588 of the G2962 Lord, G1519 [2to G3956 3all G699 1pleasing], G1722 in G3956 every G2041 [2work G18 1good] G2592 bearing fruit, G2532 and G837 growing G1519 in G3588 the G1922 full knowledge G3588 G2316 of God;
11 G1722 in G3956 all G1411 power, G1412 being strengthened G2596 according to G3588 the G2904 might G3588 G1391 of his glory G1473 G1519 in G3956 all G5281 patience G2532 and G3115 long-suffering G3326 with G5479 joy;
12 G2168 giving thanks G3588 to the G2316 God G2532 and G3962 father, G3588 to the one G2427 making us fit G1473 G1519 in G3588 the G3310 portion G3588 of the G2819 lot G3588 of the G39 holy ones G1722 in G3588 the G5457 light;
13 G3739 who G4506 rescued G1473 us G1537 from out of G3588 the G1849 authority G3588 of the G4655 darkness, G2532 and G3179 changed us over G1519 to G3588 the G932 kingdom G3588 of the G5207 son G3588 G26 of his love; G1473
14 G1722 in G3739 whom G2192 we have G3588 the G629 release by ransom G1223 through G3588 G129 his blood -- G1473 G3588 the G859 release G3588 G266 of sins;
15 G3739 who G1510.2.3 is G1504 the image G3588 of the G2316 unseen God, G3588 G517 G4416 first-born G3956 of all G2937 creation;
16 G3754 for G1722 in G1473 him G2936 were created G3588 the whole, G3956 G3588 the things G1722 in G3588 the G3772 heavens, G2532 and G3588 the things G1909 upon G3588 the G1093 earth -- G3588 the G3707 visible G2532 and G3588 the G517 unseen; G1535 whether G2362 thrones, G1535 whether G2963 lordships, G1535 whether G746 sovereignties, G1535 whether G1849 authorities; G3588 the whole G3956 G1223 through G1473 him G2532 and G1519 in G1473 him G2936 have been created.
17 G2532 And G1473 he G1510.2.3 is G4253 before G3956 all, G2532 and G3588 the whole G3956 G1722 in G1473 him G4921 combine.
18 G2532 And G1473 he G1510.2.3 is G3588 the G2776 head G3588 of the G4983 body G3588 of the G1577 assembly, G3739 who G1510.2.3 is G746 the beginning, G4416 the first-born G1537 from G3588 the G3498 dead, G2443 that G1096 [2should be G1722 4in G3956 5all things G1473 1he G4409 3preeminent].
19 G3754 For G1722 in G1473 him G2106 [4thought well G3956 1all G3588 2the G4138 3fullness] G2730 to dwell;
20 G2532 and G1223 through G1473 him G604 to reconcile G3588 the whole G3956 G1519 to G1473 himself, G1517 having made peace G1223 through G3588 the G129 blood G3588 G4716 of his cross, G1473 G1223 by G1473 him, G1535 whether G3588 the things G1909 upon G3588 the G1093 earth, G1535 whether G3588 the things G1722 in G3588 the G3772 heavens.
21 G2532 And G1473 you G4218 at some time or other G1510.6 being G526 separated G2532 and G2190 enemies G3588 G1271 in thought G1722 by G3588 G2041 [2works G3588 G4190 1wicked], G3568 but now G1161 G604 he reconciled
22 G1722 in G3588 the G4983 body G3588 G4561 of his flesh G1473 G1223 through G3588 G2288 death, G3936 to present G1473 you G39 holy G2532 and G299 unblemished G2532 and G410 without reproach G2714 before G1473 him;
23 G1489 if indeed G1961 you remain G3588 in the G4102 belief G2311 being founded G2532 and G1476 settled, G2532 and G3361 not G3334 being moved about G575 from G3588 the G1680 hope G3588 of the G2098 good news G3739 of which G191 you heard, G3588 of the one G2784 being proclaimed G1722 in G3956 all G3588 the G2937 creation, G3588 in the one G5259 under G3588 the G3772 heaven, G3739 of which G1096 [3became G1473 1I G* 2Paul] G1249 servant.
24 G3568 Now G5463 I rejoice G1722 in G3588 G3804 my sufferings G1473 G5228 for G1473 you, G2532 and G466 filling up again G3588 the G5303 deficiencies G3588 of the G2347 afflictions G3588 of the G5547 Christ G1722 in G3588 G4561 my flesh G1473 G5228 for G3588 G4983 his body, G1473 G3739 which G1510.2.3 is G3588 the G1577 assembly;
25 G3739 of which G1096 I became G1473 G1249 servant G2596 according to G3588 the G3622 management G3588 G2316 of God, G3588 the one G1325 given G1473 to me G1519 for G1473 you, G4137 to fulfill G3588 the G3056 word G3588 G2316 of God;
26 G3588 the G3466 mystery, G3588 the one G613 being concealed G575 from G3588 the G165 eons G2532 and G575 from G3588 the G1074 generations, G3568 but now G1161 G5319 made manifest G3588 to G39 his holy ones; G1473
27 G3739 ones to whom G2309 God wanted G3588 G2316 G1107 to make known G5100 what G3588 the G4149 wealth G3588 of the G1391 glory G3588 G3466 of this mystery G3778 G1722 is among G3588 the G1484 nations; G3739 which G1510.2.3 is G5547 Christ G1722 in G1473 you, G3588 the G1680 hope G3588 of the G1391 glory;
28 G3739 whom G1473 we G2605 announce, G3560 admonishing G3956 every G444 man, G2532 and G1321 teaching G3956 every G444 man G1722 in G3956 all G4678 wisdom, G2443 that G3936 we should present G3956 every G444 man G5046 perfect G1722 in G5547 Christ G* Jesus.