Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

just as you learned it from Epaphras, our beloved fellow bond-servant, who is a faithful servant of Christ on our behalf,

King James Version

As ye also learned of Epaphras our dear fellowservant, who is for you a faithful minister of Christ;

Holman Bible

You learned this from Epaphras, our much loved fellow slave. He is a faithful minister of the Messiah on your behalf,

International Standard Version

You learned about this gospel from Epaphras, our dear fellow servant, who is a faithful minister of the Messiah on your behalf.

A Conservative Version

Just as also ye learned from Epaphras our beloved fellow bondman, who is a faithful helper of the Christ for you,

American Standard Version

even as ye learned of Epaphras our beloved fellow-servant, who is a faithful minister of Christ on our behalf,

Amplified

You so learned it from Epaphras, our beloved fellow servant. He is a faithful minister of Christ in our stead and as our representative and yours.

An Understandable Version

You learned [this truth] from Epaphras, our dearly loved fellow-slave, who is a faithful minister of Christ [to you] on our behalf.

Anderson New Testament

as you learned from Epaphras, our dear fellow servant, who is a faithful servant of Christ for you,

Bible in Basic English

As it was given to you by Epaphras, our well-loved helper, who is a true servant of Christ for us,

Common New Testament

as you learned it from Epaphras, our beloved fellow servant, who is a faithful minister of Christ on our behalf,

Daniel Mace New Testament

which you heard was offer'd to you, by the instructions of Epaphras, our dear fellow-servant, who is to you a faithful minister of Christ:

Darby Translation

even as ye learned from Epaphras our beloved fellow-bondman, who is a faithful minister of Christ for you,

Godbey New Testament

as you have learned from Epaphras our beloved fellow-servant, who is the faithful minister of Christ your behalf,

Goodspeed New Testament

and really came to know it, in the form in which Epaphras, my dear fellow-slave, taught it to you. He is my faithful representative as a servant of Christ,

John Wesley New Testament

As ye likewise learned of Epaphras our beloved fellow-servant, who is a faithful minister of Christ for you:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

as ye also learned of Epaphras, our dear fellowservant, who is for you a faithful minister of Christ,

Julia Smith Translation

As also ye learned from Epaphras our beloved fellowservant, who is a faithful servant of Christ for you;

King James 2000

As you also learned of Epaphras our dear fellow servant, who is for you a faithful minister of Christ;

Lexham Expanded Bible

just as you learned [it] from Epaphras, our dear fellow slave who is a faithful minister of Christ [on] our behalf,

Modern King James verseion

even as you learned from Epaphras our beloved fellow-servant, who is a faithful minister of Christ for you,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

as ye learned of Epaphras our dear fellow servant, which is for you a faithful minister of Christ,

Moffatt New Testament

You got that lesson from our beloved fellow-servant Epaphras, a minister of Christ who is faithful to your interests;

Montgomery New Testament

as you learned it from Epaphras, our dearly loved fellow slave. He is a faithful minister of Jesus Christ in your behalf,

NET Bible

You learned the gospel from Epaphras, our dear fellow slave -- a faithful minister of Christ on our behalf --

New Heart English Bible

even as you learned of Epaphras our beloved fellow servant, who is a faithful servant of Christ on your behalf,

Noyes New Testament

even as ye learned from Epaphras our beloved fellowservant, who is a faithful minister of Christ on your behalf;

Sawyer New Testament

as you learned from Epaphras our beloved fellow-servant, who is a faithful minister of Christ for you,

The Emphasized Bible

Even as ye learned it from Epaphras, our beloved fellow-servant, who is faithful in our behalf, as a minister of the Christ,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

even as ye have learned from Epaphras our beloved fellow-labourer, who is a faithful minister of Christ for you;

Twentieth Century New Testament

It is just what you learned from Epaphras, our dear fellow- servant, who, as a minister of the Christ, faithfully represents us,

Webster

As ye also learned from Epaphras our dear fellow-servant, who is for you a faithful minister of Christ;

Weymouth New Testament

as you learned it from Epaphras our dearly-loved fellow servant. He is to you a faithful minister of Christ in our stead,

Williams New Testament

as you learned it from Epaphras, our dearly loved fellow-slave. As a faithful minister of Christ for me

World English Bible

even as you learned of Epaphras our beloved fellow servant, who is a faithful servant of Christ on our behalf,

Worrell New Testament

even as ye learned from Epaphras, our beloved fellow-servant, who is for us a faithful minister of Christ,

Worsley New Testament

As ye also learned of Epaphras our beloved fellow-servant, who is a faithful minister of Christ for you;

Youngs Literal Translation

as ye also learned from Epaphras, our beloved fellow-servant, who is for you a faithful ministrant of the Christ,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
As
καθώς 
Kathos 
as, even as, according as, when, according to, how, as well as
Usage: 141

ye
μανθάνω 
manthano 
Usage: 20


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

μανθάνω 
manthano 
Usage: 20

of
ἀπό 
Apo 
from, of, out of, for, off, by, at, in, since 9, on, not tr., .
Usage: 490

Ἐπαφρᾶς 
Epaphras 
Usage: 3

ἡμῶν 
hemon 
our, us, we, not tr,
Usage: 388

ἀγαπητός 
Agapetos 
Usage: 60

σύνδουλος 
sundoulos 
Usage: 5

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

ὑπέρ 
Huper 
Usage: 138

ὑμῶν 
Humon 
your, you, ye, yours, not tr.,
Usage: 371

πιστός 
Pistos 
Usage: 51

διάκονος 
Diakonos 
Usage: 24

Images Colossians 1:7

Prayers for Colossians 1:7

Context Readings

Thanksgiving For The Colossian Believers

6 which has come to you, just as in all the world also it is constantly bearing fruit and increasing, even as it has been doing in you also since the day you heard of it and understood the grace of God in truth; 7 just as you learned it from Epaphras, our beloved fellow bond-servant, who is a faithful servant of Christ on our behalf, 8 and he also informed us of your love in the Spirit.


Cross References

Colossians 4:12

Epaphras, who is one of your number, a bondslave of Jesus Christ, sends you his greetings, always laboring earnestly for you in his prayers, that you may stand perfect and fully assured in all the will of God.

Colossians 4:12

Epaphras, who is one of your number, a bondslave of Jesus Christ, sends you his greetings, always laboring earnestly for you in his prayers, that you may stand perfect and fully assured in all the will of God.

Colossians 4:7

As to all my affairs, Tychicus, our beloved brother and faithful servant and fellow bond-servant in the Lord, will bring you information.

Numbers 12:7

"Not so, with My servant Moses, He is faithful in all My household;

Matthew 24:45

"Who then is the faithful and sensible slave whom his master put in charge of his household to give them their food at the proper time?

Matthew 25:21

"His master said to him, 'Well done, good and faithful slave You were faithful with a few things, I will put you in charge of many things; enter into the joy of your master.'

1 Corinthians 4:2

In this case, moreover, it is required of stewards that one be found trustworthy.

1 Corinthians 4:17

For this reason I have sent to you Timothy, who is my beloved and faithful child in the Lord, and he will remind you of my ways which are in Christ, just as I teach everywhere in every church.

1 Corinthians 7:25

Now concerning virgins I have no command of the Lord, but I give an opinion as one who by the mercy of the Lord is trustworthy.

2 Corinthians 11:23

Are they servants of Christ?--I speak as if insane--I more so; in far more labors, in far more imprisonments, beaten times without number, often in danger of death.

Ephesians 5:21

and be subject to one another in the fear of Christ.

Philippians 2:19-22

But I hope in the Lord Jesus to send Timothy to you shortly, so that I also may be encouraged when I learn of your condition.

Philippians 2:25

But I thought it necessary to send to you Epaphroditus, my brother and fellow worker and fellow soldier, who is also your messenger and minister to my need;

1 Timothy 4:6

In pointing out these things to the brethren, you will be a good servant of Christ Jesus, constantly nourished on the words of the faith and of the sound doctrine which you have been following.

2 Timothy 2:2

The things which you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses, entrust these to faithful men who will be able to teach others also.

Hebrews 2:17

Therefore, He had to be made like His brethren in all things, so that He might become a merciful and faithful high priest in things pertaining to God, to make propitiation for the sins of the people.

Hebrews 3:2

He was faithful to Him who appointed Him, as Moses also was in all His house.

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