in which there is no distinction between
Greek and Jew, circumcised and uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave, and
free, but Christ is all, and in all.
So, as those who have been chosen of God, holy and beloved, put on a heart of compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness, and
bearing with one another, and forgiving each other, whoever has a complaint against anyone; just as the Lord forgave you, so must
In addition to all these things put on
love, which is the perfect bond of unity.
Let the peace of Christ, to which you were indeed called in one body, rule in your hearts; and be thankful.
Let the word of Christ richly dwell within you, with all wisdom teaching and admonishing one another with psalms, hymns, and
spiritual songs, singing with thankfulness in your hearts to God.
Whatever you do in word or deed, do
everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks through Him to God the Father.
Wives, be subject to your husbands, as is fitting in the Lord.
Husbands, love your wives and do not become bitter against them.