Colossians 4:1 ←
Masters, give to your servants that which is just and equal, knowing that you also have a Master in heaven.
Colossians 4:2 ←
Continue steadfastly in prayer, watching in it with thanksgiving,
Colossians 4:3 ←
praying together for us also, that God may open to us a door for the word, to speak the mystery of Christ, for which I am also in bonds,
Colossians 4:4 ←
that I may reveal it as I ought to speak.
Colossians 4:5 ←
Walk in wisdom toward those who are outside, redeeming the time.
Colossians 4:6 ←
Let your speech always be with grace, seasoned with salt, that you may know how you ought to answer each one.
Colossians 4:7 ←
All my affairs will be made known to you by Tychicus, the beloved brother, faithful servant, and fellow bondservant in the Lord.
Colossians 4:8 ←
I am sending him to you for this very purpose, that he may know your circumstances and comfort your hearts,
Colossians 4:9 ←
together with Onesimus, the faithful and beloved brother, who is one of you. They will make known to you everything that is going on here.
Colossians 4:10 ←
Aristarchus, my fellow prisoner, greets you, and Mark the cousin of Barnabas (concerning whom you received instructions, “if he comes to you, receive him”),
Colossians 4:11 ←
and Jesus who is called Justus. These are my only fellow workers for God’s Kingdom who are of the circumcision, men who have been a comfort to me.
Colossians 4:12 ←
Epaphras, who is one of you, a servant of Christ, salutes you, always striving for you in his prayers, that you may stand perfect and complete in all the will of God.
Colossians 4:13 ←
For I testify about him that he has great zeal for you, and for those in Laodicea, and for those in Hierapolis.
Colossians 4:14 ←
Luke the beloved physician and Demas greet you.
Colossians 4:15 ←
Greet the brothers who are in Laodicea, with Nymphas and the assembly that is in his house.
Colossians 4:16 ←
When this letter has been read among you, cause it to be read also in the assembly of the Laodiceans, and that you also read the letter from Laodicea.
Colossians 4:17 ←
Tell Archippus, “Take heed to the ministry which you have received in the Lord, that you fulfill it.”
Colossians 4:18 ←
I, Paul, write this greeting with my own hand. Remember my chains. Grace be with you. Amen.