Colossians Chapter 1 Verse 18

The Holy Bible, King James Version

And he is the head of the body, the church: who is the beginning, the firstborn from the dead; that in all things he might have the preeminence.

Parallel Verses

  1. And he is the head of the body, the church: the starting point of all things, the first to come again from the dead; so that in all things he might have the chief place. (BBE, Colossians 1:18)
  2. And he is the head of the body, the church: who is the beginning, the firstborn from the dead; that in all things he might have the preeminence. (ASV, Colossians 1:18)
  3. He is the head of the body, the assembly, who is the beginning, the firstborn from the dead; that in all things he might have the preeminence. (WEB, Colossians 1:18)
  4. And *he* is the head of the body, the assembly; who is [the] beginning, firstborn from among the dead, that *he* might have the first place in all things: (DBY, Colossians 1:18)
  5. And himself is the head of the body -- the assembly -- who is a beginning, a first-born out of the dead, that he might become in all [things] -- himself -- first, (YLT, Colossians 1:18)