1611 King James Version (KJV)

Colossians 3:6

“For which things sake, the wrath of God commeth on the children of disobedience,”

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Other Translations

For which things' sake the wrath of God cometh on the children of disobedience:
- King James Version

For it is because of these things that the wrath of God will come upon the sons of disobedience,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

for which things' sake cometh the wrath of God upon the sons of disobedience:
- American Standard Version (1901)

Because of which the wrath of God comes on those who go against his orders;
- Basic English Bible

On account of which things the wrath of God comes upon the sons of disobedience.
- Darby Bible

For which things the wrath of God cometh on the children of disobedience:
- Webster's Bible

It is on account of these very sins that God's anger is coming,
- Weymouth Bible

for which things' sake the wrath of God comes on the children of disobedience.
- World English Bible

for whiche thingis the wraththe of God cam on the sones of vnbileue;
- Wycliffe Bible

because of which things cometh the anger of God upon the sons of the disobedience,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Colossians 3:6

3:6 For which - Though the heathens lightly regarded them.

People's Bible Notes for Colossians 3:6

Col 3:6 For which things' sake the wrath of God cometh on the children of disobedience. Because these things are practiced by those who live in disobedience, God's wrath is coming upon them.

Discussion for Colossians 3

  • Steve morrow
    COLOSSIANS 3:1 if you then be risen with CHRIST seek those things which are above where CHRIST sitteth on the right hand of GOD --3:2-- set your affection on things above not on things on the earth --3:3-- for you are dead and your life is hid with CHRIST in GOD --3:4 when CHRIST who is our life shall appear then shall you also appear with HIM in glory
  • HL BL
    "...above all these things put on charity,3:14" "Charity...beareth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things. Charity never faileth." 1Cor.13:4-8; "3:14 ...the bond of perfectness", capsules the essence of The Godhead and the Word; God is Love. Love sent His Son to Calvary that we may have eternal life, because of this Love came the Comforter--the Spirit of Truth.
  • Steve morrow
    COLOSSIANS 3:23 and whatsoever you do do it heartily as to THE LORD and not unto men --3:24-- knowing that of THE LORD you shall receive the reward of the inheritance for you --- SERVE THE LORD CHRIST --3:25-- BUT HE THAT DOETH WRONG SHALL RECEIVE FOR THE WRONG WHICH HE HATH DONE AND THERE IS NO RESPECT OF PERSONS
  • Steve morrow
    COLOSSIANS 3:24 knowing that of THE LORD you shall receive the reward of inheritance --- FOR YOU SERVE THE LORD CHRIST --- PSALM 119:140 THY WORD IS VERY PURE THEREFORE --- THY SERVANT LOVETH IT--PSALM 119:38 ESTABLISH THY WORD--UNTO THY SERVANT--WHO IS DEVOTED TO THY FEAR [SALM 31:23 O LOVE THE LORD all you HIS saints for THE LORD preserveth the faithful and plentifully rewardeth the proud doer
  • Jesse davis
    God gave me Col. 3 a few years back. While walking and talking to God He brought up Col. 3. I broke down crying because I was very depressed and needed strengeth and encouragement. Because of God's grace, love and mercy I'm still here. I think, meditate and apply Col. 3 nearly every day since that time. All because of the power of the Holy Spirit am I able to live the Christian life. Praise God ..
  • Jesse davis
    Christ died for us and if we want to we can invite Him into out hearts for salvation. Someone of us ride in our cars to church. Some have to walk and others hitch a ride with someone. We are all going to the same place church. So maybe our comfort zone has been invaded and the hairs on our neck stands up. But if itt's only a change of sound and not doctrine we need to thank God others are coming.

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