Colossians 2:22

“Which all are to perish with the using;) after the commandments and doctrines of men?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Which all are to perish with the vsing) after the commandements and doctrines of men:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

(which all {refer} {to} things destined to perish with use)--in accordance with the commandments and teachings of men?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

(all which things are to perish with the using), after the precepts and doctrines of men?
- American Standard Version (1901)

(Rules which are all to come to an end with their use) after the orders and teaching of men?
- Basic English Bible

(things which are all for destruction in the using [of them]:) according to the injunctions and teachings of men,
- Darby Bible

Which all are to perish with the using;) according to the commandments and doctrines of men?
- Webster's Bible

referring to things which are all intended to be used up and perish--in obedience to mere human injunctions and teachings?
- Weymouth Bible

(all of which perish with use), according to the precepts and doctrines of men?
- World English Bible

nether trete with hoondis tho thingis, whiche alle ben in to deth bi the ilke vss, aftir the comaundementis and the techingis of men;
- Wycliffe Bible

which are all for destruction with the using, after the commands and teachings of men,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Colossians 2:22


2:22 Perish in the using - Have no farther use, no influence on the mind.


People's Bible Notes for Colossians 2:22


Col 2:22 Which all are to perish with the using. The prohibition applies to food and drink. After the commandments and doctrines of men? These ordinances, whether Jewish traditions, or those of ascetics, are dependent upon the commands and teachings of men.

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