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Verse (Click for Chapter) New International Version. Even moralists sanctioned every kind of unchastity except that of a wife. Revival itself is being absolutely filled to overflowing with the Holy Spirit, and that is victorious living. If they indeed have risen with him, he argues that they should leave the grave of iniquity and the graveclothes of their sins behind, and act as those who are endowed with that superior life, which accounts sin to be death and corruption. One question that rises in every mind is this: "How can I live that life of perfect trust in God?" B. Simpson—Days of Heaven Upon Earth, Fifth Sunday after EpiphanyText: Colossians 3, 12-17. If we were asked this moment if we were filled with the Holy Spirit, how many of us would dare to answer "yes"? A beginning indeed, I find, but no end of thy miseries. “In the which ye also walked some time, when ye lived in them.” Nothing seemed to be able to draw Ephraim's heart away from the idols. Oh, if they would just put themselves at Jesus' feet, and …Rev. He then goes on to declare that the believer's life is in Christ, "for ye are dead, and your life is hid with Christ in God." Sin is a road or path, in which sinners walk a way of their own, or of their own choosing and approving, though a dark and crooked one, and which leads to destruction: walking herein denotes a continued series of sinning, a persisting in it, a progress therein, a proceeding from evil to evil, taking pleasure, and going on securely in it; and which is the case and state of God's elect before conversion, which is a turning of them from darkness to light, from the power of Satan to God, and out of the ways of sin, into the paths of righteousness, when the course of their walk, of their lives and conversations, is altered; and which is suggested here, and made use of as another reason for the mortification of the deeds of the body of sin, taken from their former state, and their deliverance out of it; and therefore the time past of their lives, when they walked in these things, should suffice, and they should now cease from sin, from a series and course of sinning: when ye lived in them; in sins, and were dead in them; for to be dead in sin, and to live in sin, is the same thing; living in sin is the death of sin. where shall I begin to describe thine endless misery, who art condemned as soon as conceived; and adjudged to eternal death, before thou wast born to a temporal life? The faith of those things, which have been mentioned, would be of great use and advantage to believers; and therefore they should study to have the faith of this truth fixed on their hearts, and a deep impression thereof on their spirits, to the end, that, 1. Revival is when we can say "yes" at any moment of the day. While there are many falsehoods, …Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 61: 1915, Some General Uses. 12 Put on therefore, as God's elect, holy and beloved, a heart of compassion, kindness, lowliness, meekness, longsuffering; 13 forbearing one another, and forgiving each other, if any man have a complaint against any; even as the Lord forgave you, so also do ye: 14 and above all these things put on love, which is the bond of perfectness. Their labor seems to crystallize and become its own memorial. 5Mortify therefore your members which are upon the earth; fornication, uncleanness, inordinate affection, evil concupiscence, and covetousness, which is idolatry: 6For which things' sake the wrath of God cometh on the children of disobedience: 7In the which ye also walked some time, when ye lived in them. All we have to do is to present our empty, broken self, MUCH is said in reproof of Ephraim by the prophet Hosea. "Your life is hid" (Col. iii. MY text is so very short that you cannot forget it; and, I am quite certain, if you are Christians at all, you will be sure to agree with it. For when Adam and Eve, being created after God's own image, and placed in Paradise, that they and their posterity might live in a blessed state of life immortal, having dominion over all earthly creatures, and only restrained from the fruit of one tree, as a sign. 3). If they indeed have risen with him, he argues that they should leave the grave of iniquity and the graveclothes of their sins behind, and act as those who are endowed with that superior life, which accounts sin to be death and corruption. In the which - In all which evil passions. In the which ye also walked sometime - When ye were in your unconverted state, ye served divers lusts and pleasures. 1611 King James Version (KJV). Text: Colossians 3, 12-17. Some Christians loom up in larger proportion than is becoming. 15 And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to the which also ye were called in one body; and be ye thankful. 16 Let the Word …Martin Luther—Epistle Sermons, Vol. "Ephraim is joined to idols, let him alone." Many do not know the right answer, or the full answer. Col 3:7 In the which ye also walked some time, when ye lived in them. Many do not know the right answer, or the full answer. For which things' sake the wrath of God cometh on the children of disobedience: 7 In the which ye also walked some time, when ye lived in them. Either in or among the children of disobedience, Colossians 3:6, or rather in the afore mentioned sins, Colossians 3:5. King James Version (KJV), Colossians 3:7 in all English translations, KJV, Vest Pocket New Testament & Psalms, Leathersoft, Black, Red Letter Version: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, Reference Bible, Personal Size Giant Print, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, The King James Study Bible, Red Letter, Full-Color Edition: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, Word Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: 1,700 Key Words that Unlock the Meaning of the Bible, KJV, Value Thinline Bible, Large Print, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, Journal the Word Bible, Large Print, Red Letter Edition: Reflect, Journal, or Create Art Next to Your Favorite Verses. They can tell, and others can tell, how many souls they bring to Christ. February 17. A beginning indeed, I find, but no end of thy miseries. They can tell, and others can tell, how many souls they bring to Christ. The church is full of half dead people who have been trying, like poor Nero, to slay themselves for years, and have not had the courage to strike the fatal blow. "Ephraim is like a silly dove without heart." 2 Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth. Men have taken it into their heads to invent various systems of religion and if you look round the world, you will see scores of different sects; but it is a great fact that, while there is a multitude of false religions, there is but one that is true. Again Jehovah said: "Ephraim is like a cake not turned." All the wicked dealings and defilement of Ephraim is uncovered--and the Lord said: "I will be unto Ephraim as a lion." What a multitude of religions there is in this poor wicked world of ours! Colossians 3:7 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Colossians 3:7, NIV: "You used to walk in these ways, in the life you once lived." Commentary. "Ephraim is joined to idols, let him alone." Colossians 3:7 Context. Be their case, Brokenness, however, is but the beginning of Revival. 5 Mortifie therefore your members which are vpon the earth: fornication, vncleannesse, inordinate affection, euill concupiscence, and couetousnesse, which is idolatrie: 6 For which things sake, the wrath of God commeth on the children of disobedience, 7 In the which yee also walked sometime, when ye liued in them. It is this: "Christ must live it in me." At the …Arno Gaebelein—The Lord of Glory, Christ Our Life. Before we come to speak of some particular cases of deadness, wherein believers are to make use of Christ as the Life, we shall first propose some useful consequences and deductions from what hath been spoken of this life; and, I. What does Colossians 3:7 mean? Colossians 3:7 - KJV - In the which ye also walked some time, when ye... Study verse in the King James Version Colossians 3:7 NASB Colossians 3:7 KJV Colossians 3:7 Bible Apps Colossians 3:7 Biblia Paralela Colossians 3:7 Chinese Bible Colossians 3:7 French Bible Colossians 3:7 German Bible Alphabetical: also and in life lived living once the them these to used walk walked ways were when You NT Letters: Colossians 3:7 You also once walked in those when (Coloss. 1 If ye then be risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sitteth on the right hand of God. "Your Life is Hid" (Col. Iii. 9Lie not one to another, seeing that ye have put off the old man with his deeds; 10And have put on the new man, which is renewed in knowledge after the image of him that created him: In the which yee also walked sometime, when ye liued in them.- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scanand in them you also once walked, when you were living in them.- New American Standard Version (1995)wherein ye also once walked, when ye lived in these things;- American Standard Version (1901)Among whom you were living in the past, when you did such things.- Basic English BibleIn which *ye* also once walked when ye lived in these things.- Darby BibleIn which ye also walked formerly, when ye lived with them.