Colossians
Introduction

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Commandments
Contradictions
Interpretation
Good Stuff
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Cruelty and Violence
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Women
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Colossians: Commandments

  1. Don't let anyone spoil you with philosophy. 2:8

  2. Don't obey the laws and commandments of men. 2:10-12

  3. Pay no attention to what you eat or drink. 2:16a

  4. Don't let anyone tell you how to celebrate holy days. 2:16b

  5. Don't let anyone tell you how to celebrate the new moon. 2:16c

  6. Don't let anyone tell you what to do on the Sabbath. 2:16d

  7. Don't think you'll be rewarded for voluntary humility. 2:18a

  8. Don't worship angels. 2:18b

  9. Don't believe in things you haven't seen. 2:18c

  10. Seek things that are above, not on things on the earth. 3:1-2

  11. Mortify your members. 3:5

  12. Don't covet your neighbor's house, slave, ox, ass, etc. 3:5-6

  13. Don't fornicate. 3:5-6

  14. Don't be inordinately affectionate. 3:5-6

  15. Don't be unclean. 3:5-6

  16. Don't have evil concupiscence. 3:5-6

  17. Don't be angry. 3:8a

  18. Don't be wrathful. 3:8b

  19. Don't blaspheme. 3:8c

  20. Don't let any filthy communication come out of your mouth. 3:8d

  21. Don't lie. 3:9

  22. Be merciful. 3:12a

  23. Be kind to one another. 3:12b

  24. Be meek. 3:12c

  25. Be long-suffering. 3:12d

  26. Forbear one another. 3:13a

  27. Forgive others. 3:13b

  28. Do everything with charity. 3:14

  29. Let the peace of God rule your heart. 3:15a

  30. Give thanks. 3:15b

  31. Let the word of Jesus dwell in you. 3:16a

  32. Teach one another. 3:16b

  33. Sing to God. 3:16b

  34. Do everything in the name of Jesus. 3:17a

  35. Thank God. 3:17b

  36. Wives, obey your husbands. 3:18

  37. Children, obey your parents. 3:20

  38. Fathers, don't make your children angry. 3:21

  39. Slaves, obey your masters. 3:22

  40. Whatever you do, do it heartily. 3:23

  41. Masters, give your slaves what is just and equal. 4:1

  42. Pray. 4:2

  43. Walk in wisdom toward nonbelievers. 4:5a

  44. Redeem the time. 4:5b

  45. Know how to answer everyone. 4:6

  46. Read the epistle from Laodicea. 4:16