and in Him you have been made complete, and He is the head over all rule and authority;
For of His fullness we have all received, and grace upon grace.
But by His doing you are in Christ Jesus, who became to us wisdom from God, and righteousness and sanctification, and redemption,
For you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus.
which He brought about in Christ, when He raised Him from the dead and seated Him at His right hand in the heavenly places,
and to know the love of Christ which surpasses knowledge, that you may be filled up to all the fullness of God.
but speaking the truth in love, we are to grow up in all aspects into Him who is the head, even Christ,
For this reason also, God highly exalted Him, and bestowed on Him the name which is above every name,
For by Him all things were created, both in the heavens and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities— all things have been created through Him and for Him.
a renewal in which there is no distinction between Greek and Jew, circumcised and uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave and freeman, but Christ is all, and in all.
And having been made perfect, He became to all those who obey Him the source of eternal salvation,
who is at the right hand of God, having gone into heaven, after angels and authorities and powers had been subjected to Him.
And they *sang a
new song, saying, “
Worthy are You to take the book and to break its seals; for You were slain, and purchased for God with Your blood men from every tribe and tongue and people and nation.