But now you also, rid yourselves of all of them: anger, wrath, malice, slander, and
obscene speech from your mouth.
Do not lie to one another, since you stripped off the old self with its evil
and have put on the new self,
which is being renewed to a true knowledge according to the image of the One who created it—
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.