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Colossians 1:15 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The Supremacy of Christ

15 He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation;

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Hebrews 1:3 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

He is the reflection of God’s glory and the exact imprint of God’s very being, and he sustains[a] all things by his powerful word. When he had made purification for sins, he sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high,

Footnotes:

  1. Hebrews 1:3 Or bears along
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John 14:9 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Jesus said to him, “Have I been with you all this time, Philip, and you still do not know me? Whoever has seen me has seen the Father. How can you say, ‘Show us the Father’?

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2 Corinthians 4:4 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

In their case the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelievers, to keep them from seeing the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God.

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John 1:1 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The Word Became Flesh

In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.

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John 1:18 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

18 No one has ever seen God. It is God the only Son,[a] who is close to the Father’s heart,[b] who has made him known.

Footnotes:

  1. John 1:18 Other ancient authorities read It is an only Son, God, or It is the only Son
  2. John 1:18 Gk bosom
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John 1:14 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

14 And the Word became flesh and lived among us, and we have seen his glory, the glory as of a father’s only son,[a] full of grace and truth.

Footnotes:

  1. John 1:14 Or the Father’s only Son
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Philippians 2:6 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

who, though he was in the form of God,
    did not regard equality with God
    as something to be exploited,

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1 Timothy 1:17 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

17 To the King of the ages, immortal, invisible, the only God, be honor and glory forever and ever.[a] Amen.

Footnotes:

  1. 1 Timothy 1:17 Gk to the ages of the ages
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2 Corinthians 4:6 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

For it is the God who said, “Let light shine out of darkness,” who has shone in our hearts to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.

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Revelation 3:14 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The Message to Laodicea

14 “And to the angel of the church in Laodicea write: The words of the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the origin[a] of God’s creation:

Footnotes:

  1. Revelation 3:14 Or beginning
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Romans 8:29 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

29 For those whom he foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son, in order that he might be the firstborn within a large family.[a]

Footnotes:

  1. Romans 8:29 Gk among many brothers
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Colossians 1:16-17 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

16 for in[a] him all things in heaven and on earth were created, things visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or powers—all things have been created through him and for him. 17 He himself is before all things, and in[b] him all things hold together.

Footnotes:

  1. Colossians 1:16 Or by
  2. Colossians 1:17 Or by
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Hebrews 1:6 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

And again, when he brings the firstborn into the world, he says,

“Let all God’s angels worship him.”

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Colossians 1:13 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

13 He has rescued us from the power of darkness and transferred us into the kingdom of his beloved Son,

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Ezekiel 1:26-28 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

26 And above the dome over their heads there was something like a throne, in appearance like sapphire;[a] and seated above the likeness of a throne was something that seemed like a human form. 27 Upward from what appeared like the loins I saw something like gleaming amber, something that looked like fire enclosed all around; and downward from what looked like the loins I saw something that looked like fire, and there was a splendor all around. 28 Like the bow in a cloud on a rainy day, such was the appearance of the splendor all around. This was the appearance of the likeness of the glory of the Lord.

When I saw it, I fell on my face, and I heard the voice of someone speaking.

Footnotes:

  1. Ezekiel 1:26 Or lapis lazuli
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1 Timothy 6:16 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

16 It is he alone who has immortality and dwells in unapproachable light, whom no one has ever seen or can see; to him be honor and eternal dominion. Amen.

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John 15:24 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

24 If I had not done among them the works that no one else did, they would not have sin. But now they have seen and hated both me and my Father.

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John 3:16 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

16 “For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him may not perish but may have eternal life.

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Proverbs 8:29-31 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

29 when he assigned to the sea its limit,
    so that the waters might not transgress his command,
when he marked out the foundations of the earth,
30     then I was beside him, like a master worker;[a]
and I was daily his[b] delight,
    rejoicing before him always,
31 rejoicing in his inhabited world
    and delighting in the human race.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 8:30 Another reading is little child
  2. Proverbs 8:30 Gk: Heb lacks his
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Psalm 89:27 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

27 I will make him the firstborn,
    the highest of the kings of the earth.

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Numbers 12:8 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

With him I speak face to face— clearly, not in riddles;
    and he beholds the form of the Lord.

Why then were you not afraid to speak against my servant Moses?”

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