Colossians 3:4
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English Standard Version
When Christ who is your life appears, then you also will appear with him in glory.

King James Bible
When Christ, who is our life, shall appear, then shall ye also appear with him in glory.

American Standard Version
When Christ, who is our life, shall be manifested, then shall ye also with him be manifested in glory.

Douay-Rheims Bible
When Christ shall appear, who is your life, then you also shall appear with him in glory.

English Revised Version
When Christ, who is our life, shall be manifested, then shall ye also with him be manifested in glory.

Webster's Bible Translation
When Christ, who is our life, shall appear, then will ye also appear with him in glory.

Weymouth New Testament
When Christ appears--He is our true Life--then you also will appear with Him in glory.

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Vincent's Word Studies

Who is our life (ζωὴ)

See on John 1:4. The life is not only with Christ, it is Christ. Compare John 14:6; 2 Corinthians 4:10, 2 Corinthians 4:11; 1 John 5:11, 1 John 5:12. For the change of person, our for your, see on Colossians 2:13.

Shall appear (φανερωθῇ)

Rev., correctly, shall be manifested. Compare 1 John 3:2, note. See on Romans 3:21.

In glory

Compare Romans 8:17.

Colossians 3:4 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

our.

John 11:25 Jesus said to her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believes in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live:

John 14:6 Jesus said to him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man comes to the Father, but by me.

John 20:31 But these are written, that you might believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God...

Acts 3:15 And killed the Prince of life, whom God has raised from the dead; whereof we are witnesses.

Galatians 2:20 I am crucified with Christ: nevertheless I live; yet not I, but Christ lives in me...

2 Timothy 1:1 Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, according to the promise of life which is in Christ Jesus,

1 John 1:1,2 That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked on...

1 John 5:12 He that has the Son has life; and he that has not the Son of God has not life.

Revelation 2:7 He that has an ear, let him hear what the Spirit said to the churches; To him that overcomes will I give to eat of the tree of life...

Revelation 22:1,14 And he showed me a pure river of water of life, clear as crystal, proceeding out of the throne of God and of the Lamb...

appear.

1 Timothy 6:14 That you keep this commandment without spot, unrebukable, until the appearing of our Lord Jesus Christ:

2 Timothy 4:8 From now on there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day...

Titus 2:13 Looking for that blessed hope, and the glorious appearing of the great God and our Savior Jesus Christ;

Hebrews 9:28 So Christ was once offered to bear the sins of many...

1 Peter 5:4 And when the chief Shepherd shall appear, you shall receive a crown of glory that fades not away.

1 John 2:28 And now, little children, abide in him; that, when he shall appear, we may have confidence...

1 John 3:2 Beloved, now are we the sons of God, and it does not yet appear what we shall be: but we know that, when he shall appear...

ye.

Psalm 17:15 As for me, I will behold your face in righteousness: I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with your likeness.

Psalm 73:24 You shall guide me with your counsel, and afterward receive me to glory.

Isaiah 25:8,9 He will swallow up death in victory; and the Lord GOD will wipe away tears from off all faces...

Matthew 13:43 Then shall the righteous shine forth as the sun in the kingdom of their Father. Who has ears to hear, let him hear.

John 6:39,40 And this is the Father's will which has sent me, that of all which he has given me I should lose nothing...

John 14:3 And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you to myself; that where I am, there you may be also.

John 17:24 Father, I will that they also, whom you have given me, be with me where I am; that they may behold my glory, which you have given me...

1 Corinthians 15:43 It is sown in dishonor; it is raised in glory: it is sown in weakness; it is raised in power:

2 Corinthians 4:17 For our light affliction, which is but for a moment, works for us a far more exceeding and eternal weight of glory;

Philippians 3:21 Who shall change our vile body, that it may be fashioned like to his glorious body...

1 Thessalonians 4:17 Then we which are alive and remain shall be caught up together with them in the clouds, to meet the Lord in the air...

2 Thessalonians 1:10-12 When he shall come to be glorified in his saints...

Jude 1:24 Now to him that is able to keep you from falling, and to present you faultless before the presence of his glory with exceeding joy,

Cross References
Luke 17:30
so will it be on the day when the Son of Man is revealed.

John 11:25
Jesus said to her, "I am the resurrection and the life. Whoever believes in me, though he die, yet shall he live,

Romans 8:18
For I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worth comparing with the glory that is to be revealed to us.

Romans 8:19
For the creation waits with eager longing for the revealing of the sons of God.

1 Corinthians 1:7
so that you are not lacking in any gift, as you wait for the revealing of our Lord Jesus Christ,

1 Corinthians 15:43
It is sown in dishonor; it is raised in glory. It is sown in weakness; it is raised in power.

Galatians 2:20
I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.

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