Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

Being rooted and built up in him, and rendered firm in the faith, as ye were taught, abounding in it with gratitude.

New American Standard Bible

having been firmly rooted and now being built up in Him and established in your faith, just as you were instructed, and overflowing with gratitude.

King James Version

Rooted and built up in him, and stablished in the faith, as ye have been taught, abounding therein with thanksgiving.

Holman Bible

rooted and built up in Him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, overflowing with gratitude.

International Standard Version

For you have been rooted in him and are being built up and strengthened in the faith, just as you were taught, while you continue to be thankful.

A Conservative Version

rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as ye were taught, abounding in it with thankfulness.

American Standard Version

rooted and builded up in him, and established in your faith, even as ye were taught, abounding in thanksgiving.

Amplified

having been deeply rooted [in Him] and now being continually built up in Him and [becoming increasingly more] established in your faith, just as you were taught, and overflowing in it with gratitude.

An Understandable Version

rooted and built up in [your relationship to] Him, established by your faith [or, "in the faith"], just as you were taught, overflowing with thanksgiving.

Anderson New Testament

rooted, and built up in him, and strengthened in the faith, as you have been taught, abounding in it with thanksgiving.

Bible in Basic English

Rooted and based together in him, strong in the faith which the teaching gave you, giving praise to God at all times.

Common New Testament

rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, overflowing with thanksgiving.

Daniel Mace New Testament

being firmly attach'd to, and founded upon him: establishing yourselves in the faith you have been taught, and being thankful for the improvement you make therein.

Darby Translation

rooted and built up in him, and assured in the faith, even as ye have been taught, abounding in it with thanksgiving.

Godbey New Testament

having been rooted and grounded in him, and confirmed in the faith, as you have been taught, abounding in thanksgiving.

Goodspeed New Testament

You must be rooted and built up in him and made strong in faith, just as you were taught to be, overflowing with it in your gratitude.

John Wesley New Testament

Rooted and built up in him, and established in the faith, as ye have been taught, abounding therein with thanksgiving.

King James 2000

Rooted and built up in him, and established in the faith, as you have been taught, abounding therein with thanksgiving.

Lexham Expanded Bible

firmly rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding with thankfulness.

Modern King James verseion

rooted and built up in Him, and established in the faith, as you have been taught, abounding in it with thanksgiving.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and steadfast in the faith, as ye have learned: and therein be plenteous in giving thanks.

Moffatt New Testament

fixed and founded in him, confirmed in the faith as you have been taught it, and overflowing with thankfulness to God.

Montgomery New Testament

since you are rooted in him, and in him continually built up. Be firmly established in the faith as you were taught it, and continually abound in it with thanksgiving.

NET Bible

rooted and built up in him and firm in your faith just as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness.

New Heart English Bible

rooted and built up in him, and established in the faith, even as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving.

Noyes New Testament

rooted and built up in him, and established in the faith, as ye have been taught, abounding therein with thanksgiving.

Sawyer New Testament

founded and built up in him, and established in the faith as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving.

The Emphasized Bible

Rooted, and being built up, in him, and making yourselves sure in your faith, even as ye have been taught, - surpassing therein with thanksgiving.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

rooted and built up on him, and confirmed in the faith, as ye have been taught, abounding therein with thanksgiving.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Rooted in him, building up your characters through union with him, growing stronger through your faith, as you were taught, overflowing with faith and thanksgiving.

Webster

Rooted and built up in him, and established in the faith, as ye have been taught, abounding in it with thanksgiving.

Weymouth New Testament

having the roots of your being firmly planted in Him, and continually building yourselves up in Him, and always being increasingly confirmed in the faith as you were taught it, and abounding in it with thanksgiving.

Williams New Testament

with your roots deeply planted in Him, being continuously built up in Him, and growing stronger in faith, just as you were taught to do, overflowing through it in your gratitude.

World English Bible

rooted and built up in him, and established in the faith, even as you were taught, abounding in it in thanksgiving.

Worrell New Testament

having been rooted and being built up in Him, and being established in the faith as ye were taught, abounding with thanksgiving.

Worsley New Testament

rooted and built up in Him, and established in the faith, as ye have been taught it, abounding therein with thanksgiving.

Youngs Literal Translation

being rooted and built up in him, and confirmed in the faith, as ye were taught -- abounding in it in thanksgiving.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ῥιζόω 
Rhizoo 
Usage: 2

and



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

built up
ἐποικοδομέω 
Epoikodomeo 
Usage: 8

in
ἐν 
En 
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128
Usage: 2128

him

Usage: 0

βεβαιόω 
Bebaioo 
Usage: 8

the faith
πίστις 
Pistis 
Usage: 221

as
καθώς 
Kathos 
as, even as, according as, when, according to, how, as well as
Usage: 141

διδάσκω 
Didasko 
Usage: 82

περισσεύω 
Perisseuo 
Usage: 31

ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

with
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

Devotionals

Devotionals about Colossians 2:7

Devotionals containing Colossians 2:7

Images Colossians 2:7

Context Readings

Christ Versus The Colossian Heresy

6 Therefore as ye received Christ Jesus the Lord, walk in him: 7 Being rooted and built up in him, and rendered firm in the faith, as ye were taught, abounding in it with gratitude. 8 See ye lest any be carrying you off by philosophy and empty deceit, according to the tradition of men, according to the elements of the world, and not according to Christ.



Cross References

Ephesians 3:17

For Christ to dwell by faith in your hearts; in love being rendered firm, and the foundation laid,

Ephesians 2:20-22

Built upon the foundation of the sent, and of the prophets, Jesus Christ himself being the corner stone;

Colossians 1:23

If indeed ye remain in the faith, founded and firmly fixed, and not moved aside from the hope of the good news, which ye heard, being proclaimed in all creation under heaven; of which I Paul was a servant;

Romans 11:17-18

And if certain of the young shoots were broken off, and thou, being a wild olive tree, wert grafted in them, and wert a partaker of the root and fatness of the olive tree;

Ephesians 5:20

Giving thanks always for all things, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, to God and the Father;

Psalm 1:3

And he was as a tree planted by the streams of water which will give its fruit in its time; his leaf shall not fall away, and all which he shall do shall be prospered.

Psalm 92:13

Those being planted in the house of Jehovah, shall flourish in the enclosures of our God.

Isaiah 61:3

To set to those mourning in Zion, to give to them adorning instead of ashes, the oil of joy instead of mourning, the vestment of praise for the spirit of faintness; and it shall be called to them, The mighty trees of justice of the planting of Jehovah, to be honored.

Jeremiah 17:8

And he was as a tree planted by the waters, and it shall spread out its roots by the river, and it shall not see when heat shall come, and its leaf was green; and it shall not be afraid in the year of restraint, and it shall not withdraw from making fruit.

Ezekiel 17:23-24

In the mountain of the height of Israel I will plant it: and it bare a branch, and it made fruit, and it was for a great cedar: and there dwelt under it all fowls of every wing; in the shadow of its branches shall they dwell.

Matthew 7:24-25

Therefore, every one which hears these my words and does them, I will liken him to a discerning man which built his house upon the rock.

Luke 6:48

He is like to a man building a house, who digged, and deepened, and set the foundation upon the rock: and there having been an overflow, the river dashed against that house, and was not able to move it: for it was founded upon the rock.

Romans 16:25

And to him being able to support you according to my good news, and the proclamation of Jesus Christ, according to the revelation of the mystery kept silent from eternal times,

1 Corinthians 3:9-15

For we are workers together with God: the agriculture of God, ye are the building of God.

1 Corinthians 15:58

Wherefore, my beloved brethren, be stable, unmoved, abounding in the work of the Lord always, knowing that our fatigue is not in vain in the Lord.

2 Corinthians 1:21

And he making us firm with you in Christ, and having anointed us, is God;

Ephesians 4:21

If ye heard him, and were taught in him, as is the truth in Jesus:

Colossians 1:12-13

Returning thanks to the Father, having rendered us fitting for the portion of the lot of the holy in light:

Colossians 3:17

And all whatever you do in word and in work, all things in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God and the Father by him.

1 Thessalonians 5:18

In every thing return thanks: for this the will of God in Christ Jesus toward you.

2 Thessalonians 2:17

Comfort your hearts, and support you in every good word and work.

Hebrews 13:15

By him therefore we should always bring up the sacrifice of praise to God, that is, the fruit of the lips assenting to his name.

1 Peter 2:4-6

To whom approaching, a living stone, truly disapproved of by men, and chosen by God, highly valued,

1 Peter 5:10

And the God of all grace, having called us to his eternal glory in Christ Jesus, may he put you in proper order, having suffered a little time, may he support you, make firm, lay the foundation.

2 Peter 3:17-18

You therefore, dearly beloved, knowing beforehand, watch, lest, led away by the error of the lawless, ye fall from your own stability.

Jude 1:12

These are spots in your loves, feasting together fearlessly, taking care of themselves: clouds wanting water, carried about by winds; decayed trees, unfruitful, twice dead, uprooted;

Jude 1:20

And ye, dearly beloved, building up yourselves in your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Spirit,

Jude 1:24

And to him able to watch yourselves from falling, and to place blameless before his glory with transport of joy,

John 15:4-5

Remain in me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit of itself, if it remain not in the vine; so neither ye, if ye remain not in me.

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