12 (A)for the equipping of the [a]saints for the work of ministry, for the building up of (B)the body of Christ;

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  1. Ephesians 4:12 Lit holy ones; i.e., God’s people

18 He is also the (A)head of (B)the body, the church; and He is (C)the beginning, (D)the firstborn from the dead, so that He Himself will come to have first place in everything.

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24 (A)Now I rejoice in my sufferings for your sake, and in my flesh (B)I am supplementing what is lacking [a]in Christ’s afflictions in behalf of (C)His body, which is the church.

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  1. Colossians 1:24 Lit of