Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

He has rescued us from the domain of darkness and transferred us into the kingdom of the Son He loves.

New American Standard Bible

For He rescued us from the domain of darkness, and transferred us to the kingdom of His beloved Son,

King James Version

Who hath delivered us from the power of darkness, and hath translated us into the kingdom of his dear Son:

International Standard Version

God has rescued us from the power of darkness and has brought us into the kingdom of the Son whom he loves,

A Conservative Version

Who rescued us out of the power of darkness, and transferred us into the kingdom of the Son of his love,

American Standard Version

who delivered us out of the power of darkness, and translated us into the kingdom of the Son of his love;

Amplified

[The Father] has delivered and drawn us to Himself out of the control and the dominion of darkness and has transferred us into the kingdom of the Son of His love,

An Understandable Version

He rescued us from the domain of [spiritual] darkness and transferred us into the kingdom of the Son whom He loves,

Anderson New Testament

who has delivered us from the authority of darkness, and has translated us into the kingdom of his beloved Son,

Bible in Basic English

Who has made us free from the power of evil and given us a place in the kingdom of the Son of his love;

Common New Testament

For he has rescued us from the dominion of darkness and transferred us into the kingdom of his beloved Son,

Daniel Mace New Testament

who has deliver'd you from the state of darkness, and has translated you into the kingdom of his beloved son.

Darby Translation

who has delivered us from the authority of darkness, and translated us into the kingdom of the Son of his love:

Godbey New Testament

who delivered us from the power of darkness, and transplanted us into the kingdom of the Son of his love;

Goodspeed New Testament

He has rescued us from the dominion of darkness, and has transferred us into the realm of his dear Son,

John Wesley New Testament

Who hath delivered us from the power of darkness, and hath translated us into the kingdom of his beloved Son,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

who has delivered us from the power of darkness, and has translated us into the kingdom of his dear Son,

Julia Smith Translation

Who saved us from the power of darkness, and transferred into the kingdom of the Son of his love:

King James 2000

Who has delivered us from the power of darkness, and has translated us into the kingdom of his dear Son:

Lexham Expanded Bible

who has rescued us from the domain of darkness and transferred [us] to the kingdom of the Son {he loves},

Modern King James verseion

For He has delivered us from the power of darkness and has translated us into the kingdom of His dear Son;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Which hath delivered us from the power of darkness, and hath translated us into the kingdom of his dear son,

Moffatt New Testament

rescuing us from the power of the Darkness and transferring us to the realm of his beloved Son!

Montgomery New Testament

For he has delivered us out of the dominion of the darkness, and transplanted us into the kingdom of his dear Son,

NET Bible

He delivered us from the power of darkness and transferred us to the kingdom of the Son he loves,

New Heart English Bible

who delivered us out of the power of darkness, and transferred us into the Kingdom of the Son of his love;

Noyes New Testament

who rescued us from the empire of darkness, and transferred us into the kingdom of his beloved Son;

Sawyer New Testament

who delivered us from the power of darkness and translated us into the kingdom of the Son of his love,

The Emphasized Bible

Who hath rescued us out of the authority of the darkness, and translated us into the kingdom of the Son of his love;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

who hath plucked us out from the dominion of darkness, and transferred us into the kingdom of the Son of his love:

Twentieth Century New Testament

For God has rescued us from the tyranny of Darkness, and has removed us into the Kingdom of his Son, who is the embodiment of his love,

Webster

Who hath delivered us from the power of darkness, and hath translated us into the kingdom of his beloved Son:

Weymouth New Testament

It is God who has delivered us out of the dominion of darkness, and has transferred us into the Kingdom of His dearly-loved Son,

Williams New Testament

It is God who has delivered us out of the dominion of darkness and has transferred us into the kingdom of His dearly loved Son,

World English Bible

who delivered us out of the power of darkness, and translated us into the Kingdom of the Son of his love;

Worrell New Testament

Who delivered us out of the dominion of darkness, and translated us into the Kingdom of the Son of His love;

Worsley New Testament

who hath delivered us from the power of darkness, and hath transferred us into the kingdom of his beloved Son:

Youngs Literal Translation

who did rescue us out of the authority of the darkness, and did translate us into the reign of the Son of His love,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Who
ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

ῥύομαι 
Rhoumai 
Usage: 16

us
ἡμᾶς 
hemas 
us, we, our, us-ward 9, not tr
Usage: 170

ἐκ ἐξ 
Ek 
of, from, out of, by, on, with,
Usage: 709

the power
ἐξουσία 
Exousia 
Usage: 79

σκότος 
Skotos 
Usage: 23

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

μεθίστημι μεθιστάνω 
methistemi 
Usage: 4

us into
εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

the kingdom
βασιλεία 
Basileia 
Usage: 54

of his

Usage: 0

G26
ἀγάπη 
Agape 
Usage: 105

Devotionals

Devotionals about Colossians 1:13

Devotionals containing Colossians 1:13

Images Colossians 1:13

Questions on Colossians 1:13

Context Readings

Prayer For Maturity Based On Christ's Preeminence

12 giving thanks to the Father, who has enabled you to share in the saints’ inheritance in the light. 13 He has rescued us from the domain of darkness and transferred us into the kingdom of the Son He loves. 14 We have redemption, the forgiveness of sins, in Him.



Cross References

Ephesians 6:12

For our battle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the world powers of this darkness, against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavens.

Acts 26:18

to open their eyes so they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, that by faith in Me they may receive forgiveness of sins and a share among those who are sanctified.’

Ephesians 1:6

to the praise of His glorious grace that He favored us with in the Beloved.

2 Peter 1:11

For in this way, entry into the eternal kingdom of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ will be richly supplied to you.

Matthew 3:17

And there came a voice from heaven:This is My beloved Son.
I take delight in Him!

Luke 22:53

Every day while I was with you in the temple complex, you never laid a hand on Me. But this is your hour—and the dominion of darkness.”

2 Corinthians 4:4

In their case, the god of this age has blinded the minds of the unbelievers so they cannot see the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God.

Ephesians 4:18

They are darkened in their understanding, excluded from the life of God, because of the ignorance that is in them and because of the hardness of their hearts.

Ephesians 5:8

For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Walk as children of light

1 Thessalonians 2:12

we encouraged, comforted, and implored each one of you to walk worthy of God, who calls you into His own kingdom and glory.

Titus 3:3-6

For we too were once foolish, disobedient, deceived, enslaved by various passions and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, detesting one another.

Hebrews 2:14

Now since the children have flesh and blood in common, Jesus also shared in these, so that through His death He might destroy the one holding the power of death—that is, the Devil

1 Peter 2:9

But you are a chosen race,a royal priesthood,
a holy nation,a people for His possession,
so that you may proclaim the praises
of the One who called you out of darkness
into His marvelous light.

1 John 2:8

Yet I am writing you a new command, which is true in Him and in you, because the darkness is passing away and the true light is already shining.

1 John 3:8

The one who commits sin is of the Devil, for the Devil has sinned from the beginning. The Son of God was revealed for this purpose: to destroy the Devil’s works.

1 John 3:14

We know that we have passed from death to life because we love our brothers. The one who does not love remains in death.

Psalm 2:6-7

“I have consecrated My King
on Zion, My holy mountain.”

Isaiah 9:6-7

For a child will be born for us,
a son will be given to us,
and the government will be on His shoulders.
He will be named
Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God,
Eternal Father, Prince of Peace.

Isaiah 42:1

“This is My Servant; I strengthen Him,
this is My Chosen One; I delight in Him.
I have put My Spirit on Him;
He will bring justice to the nations.

Isaiah 49:24-25

Can the prey be taken from the mighty,
or the captives of the righteous be delivered?

Isaiah 53:12

Therefore I will give Him the many as a portion,
and He will receive the mighty as spoil,
because He submitted Himself to death,
and was counted among the rebels;
yet He bore the sin of many
and interceded for the rebels.

Daniel 7:13-14

I continued watching in the night visions,and I saw One like a son of man
coming with the clouds of heaven.
He approached the Ancient of Days
and was escorted before Him.

Zechariah 9:9

Rejoice greatly, Daughter Zion!
Shout in triumph, Daughter Jerusalem!
Look, your King is coming to you;
He is righteous and victorious,
humble and riding on a donkey,
on a colt, the foal of a donkey.

Matthew 12:29-30

How can someone enter a strong man’s house and steal his possessions unless he first ties up the strong man? Then he can rob his house.

Matthew 17:5

While he was still speaking, suddenly a bright cloud covered them, and a voice from the cloud said:This is My beloved Son.
I take delight in Him.
Listen to Him!

Matthew 25:34

Then the King will say to those on His right, ‘Come, you who are blessed by My Father, inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world.

Luke 13:24

“Make every effort to enter through the narrow door, because I tell you, many will try to enter and won’t be able

John 3:35

The Father loves the Son and has given all things into His hands.

John 5:24

“I assure you: Anyone who hears My word and believes Him who sent Me has eternal life and will not come under judgment but has passed from death to life.

John 12:31-32

Now is the judgment of this world. Now the ruler of this world will be cast out.

John 17:24

Father,
I desire those You have given Me
to be with Me where I am.
Then they will see My glory,
which You have given Me
because You loved Me before the world’s foundation.

Romans 6:17-22

But thank God that, although you used to be slaves of sin, you obeyed from the heart that pattern of teaching you were transferred to,

Romans 14:17

for the kingdom of God is not eating and drinking, but righteousness, peace, and joy in the Holy Spirit.

1 Corinthians 6:9-11

Don’t you know that the unrighteous will not inherit God’s kingdom? Do not be deceived: No sexually immoral people, idolaters, adulterers, or anyone practicing homosexuality,

1 Corinthians 15:23-25

But each in his own order: Christ, the firstfruits; afterward, at His coming, those who belong to Christ.

2 Corinthians 6:17-18

Therefore, come out from among them
and be separate, says the Lord;
do not touch any unclean thing,
and I will welcome you.

Ephesians 2:3-10

We too all previously lived among them in our fleshly desires, carrying out the inclinations of our flesh and thoughts, and we were by nature children under wrath as the others were also.

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