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Colossians 2:12 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

12 when you were buried with him in baptism, you were also raised with him through faith in the power of God, who raised him from the dead.

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Romans 6:3-5 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Do you not know that all of us who have been baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into his death? Therefore we have been buried with him by baptism into death, so that, just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, so we too might walk in newness of life.

For if we have been united with him in a death like his, we will certainly be united with him in a resurrection like his.

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1 Peter 3:21 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

21 And baptism, which this prefigured, now saves you—not as a removal of dirt from the body, but as an appeal to God for[a] a good conscience, through the resurrection of Jesus Christ,

Footnotes:

  1. 1 Peter 3:21 Or a pledge to God from
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Ephesians 1:19-20 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

19 and what is the immeasurable greatness of his power for us who believe, according to the working of his great power. 20 God[a] put this power to work in Christ when he raised him from the dead and seated him at his right hand in the heavenly places,

Footnotes:

  1. Ephesians 1:20 Gk He
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Romans 4:24 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

24 but for ours also. It will be reckoned to us who believe in him who raised Jesus our Lord from the dead,

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Acts 2:24 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

24 But God raised him up, having freed him from death,[a] because it was impossible for him to be held in its power.

Footnotes:

  1. Acts 2:24 Gk the pains of death
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Colossians 3:1-2 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The New Life in Christ

So if you have been raised with Christ, seek the things that are above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. Set your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on earth,

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Ephesians 4:5 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

one Lord, one faith, one baptism,

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Ephesians 2:4-6 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

But God, who is rich in mercy, out of the great love with which he loved us even when we were dead through our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ[a]—by grace you have been saved— and raised us up with him and seated us with him in the heavenly places in Christ Jesus,

Footnotes:

  1. Ephesians 2:5 Other ancient authorities read in Christ
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Galatians 3:27 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

27 As many of you as were baptized into Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ.

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James 1:16-17 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

16 Do not be deceived, my beloved.[a]

17 Every generous act of giving, with every perfect gift, is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shadow due to change.[b]

Footnotes:

  1. James 1:16 Gk my beloved brothers
  2. James 1:17 Other ancient authorities read variation due to a shadow of turning
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Hebrews 13:20-21 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Benediction

20 Now may the God of peace, who brought back from the dead our Lord Jesus, the great shepherd of the sheep, by the blood of the eternal covenant, 21 make you complete in everything good so that you may do his will, working among us[a] that which is pleasing in his sight, through Jesus Christ, to whom be the glory forever and ever. Amen.

Footnotes:

  1. Hebrews 13:21 Other ancient authorities read you
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Ephesians 3:17 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

17 and that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith, as you are being rooted and grounded in love.

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Ephesians 2:8 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

For by grace you have been saved through faith, and this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God—

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1 Corinthians 15:20 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

20 But in fact Christ has been raised from the dead, the first fruits of those who have died.[a]

Footnotes:

  1. 1 Corinthians 15:20 Gk fallen asleep
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1 Corinthians 12:13 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

13 For in the one Spirit we were all baptized into one body—Jews or Greeks, slaves or free—and we were all made to drink of one Spirit.

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Romans 6:8-11 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

But if we have died with Christ, we believe that we will also live with him. We know that Christ, being raised from the dead, will never die again; death no longer has dominion over him. 10 The death he died, he died to sin, once for all; but the life he lives, he lives to God. 11 So you also must consider yourselves dead to sin and alive to God in Christ Jesus.

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Hebrews 12:2 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

looking to Jesus the pioneer and perfecter of our faith, who for the sake of[a] the joy that was set before him endured the cross, disregarding its shame, and has taken his seat at the right hand of the throne of God.

Footnotes:

  1. Hebrews 12:2 Or who instead of
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Hebrews 6:2 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

instruction about baptisms, laying on of hands, resurrection of the dead, and eternal judgment.

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Titus 3:5-6 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

he saved us, not because of any works of righteousness that we had done, but according to his mercy, through the water[a] of rebirth and renewal by the Holy Spirit. This Spirit he poured out on us richly through Jesus Christ our Savior,

Footnotes:

  1. Titus 3:5 Gk washing
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Philippians 1:29 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

29 For he has graciously granted you the privilege not only of believing in Christ, but of suffering for him as well—

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Ephesians 5:14 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

14 for everything that becomes visible is light. Therefore it says,

“Sleeper, awake!
    Rise from the dead,
and Christ will shine on you.”

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