10 so as (A)to walk in a manner worthy of the Lord, (B)fully pleasing to him: (C)bearing fruit in every good work and increasing in the knowledge of God; 11 (D)being strengthened with all power, according to his glorious might, for (E)all endurance and patience (F)with joy; 12 (G)giving thanks[a] to the Father, who has qualified you[b] to share in (H)the inheritance of the saints in light. 13 He (I)has delivered us from (J)the domain of darkness and transferred us to (K)the kingdom of (L)his beloved Son, 14 (M)in whom we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins.

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Footnotes

  1. Colossians 1:12 Or patience, with joy giving thanks
  2. Colossians 1:12 Some manuscripts us

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