(x) As a conqueror he made show of those captives, and put them to shame. The "principalities and powers" here referred to, are the formidable enemies that had held man in subjection, and prevented his serving God. 16Let no man therefore judge you in meat, or in drink, or in respect of an holyday, or of the new moon, or of the sabbath days: 17Which are a shadow of things to come; but the body is of Christ. having stripped the principalities and the powers, he made a show of them openly, triumphing over them in it. subdues the invaders and recaptures those whom they had subdued.He made a show of them openly - As a conqueror, returning from a victory, displays in a triumphal procession the kings and princes whom he has taken, and the spoils of victory. The Subordination of the Spirit to the Father and to the Son. Triumphing over them in or by him - By Christ. BANDS OF LOVE; OR, UNION TO CHRIST. KING JAMES VERSION (KJV) TRANSLATION, MEANING, CONTEXT. Is this true? No conqueror could have triumphed so gloriously in his chariot, as Christ did upon the cross. Whatever good they enjoyed, like him, they were to desire that others might enjoy it with them; and thus all were to be bound together by mutual sympathy,--linked …Sereno D. Clark—The Faithful Steward, The Subordination of the Spirit to the Father and to the Son. 1. hilarious videos from Christian comedians, user-uploaded videos, and clean viral videos to brighten your day. On such occasions it sometimes happened that a considerable number of prisoners were led along amidst the scenes of triumph see the notes at 2 Corinthians 2:14. Thus the paragraph begins with Christ, goes on with him, and ends with him. KJV 15 And having spoiled principalities and powers, he made a shew of them openly, triumphing over them in it. Be inspired in your walk with Jesus Christ 2:15 And having spoiled the principalities and powers - The evil angels, of their usurped dominion. He was made captive by Satan, and would have remained so forever had not God specially interposed. He triumphed over Satan and all his powers. Colossians 2:15 having despoiled the principalities and the powers, he made a show of them openly, triumphing over them in it. And having spoiled {u} principalities and powers, he {x} made a shew of them openly, triumphing over them in {y} it. of Bible Language English. Copyright © 2020, Bible Study Tools. Privacy Policy   Terms of Use. Exposed them openly - Before all the hosts of hell and heaven. The cross was a chariot of triumph. Let us not have to remove the cinders and ashes from our hearthstones every day and kindle a new flame; but let us keep it burning and never let it expire. 12Buried with him in baptism, wherein also ye are risen with him through the faith of the operation of God, who hath raised him from the dead. A complete victory was achieved by his death, so that every thing is now in subjection to him, and we have nothing to fear.Principalities and powers - Notes, Ephesians 1:21; Ephesians 6:12, note. The Master,--1. - Webster's BibleAnd the hostile princes and rulers He shook off from Himself, and boldly displayed them as His conquests, when by the Cross He triumphed over them.- Weymouth Biblehaving stripped the principalities and the powers, he made a show of them openly, triumphing over them in it.- World English Bibleand he spuylide principatis and poweris, and ledde out tristili, opynli ouercomynge hem in hym silf.- Wycliffe Biblehaving stripped the principalities and the authorities, he made a shew of them openly -- having triumphed over them in it.- Youngs Literal Bible. (4) he has triumphed over all our foes. 2:15 And having spoiled the principalities and powers - The evil angels, of their usurped dominion. Proud member The King James Version is in the public domain. Salem Media Group. 13And you, being dead in your sins and the uncircumcision of your flesh, hath he quickened together with him, having forgiven you all trespasses; 14Blotting out the handwriting of ordinances that was against us, which was contrary to us, and took it out of the way, nailing it to his cross; 15And having spoiled principalities and powers, he made a shew of them openly, triumphing over them in it. The Assyrian Revival and the Struggle for Syria. And the principalities and powers refer to the emperors, kings, and generals taken in battle, and reserved to grace the victor's triumph. Sanctification embraces the whole man, body and soul, with all the parts, members, and functions that belong to each respectively. Bible verses by topic. 6, 7 (R.V.). All rights reserved. While the Scriptures teach that in Jesus Christ dwelt all the fullness of the Godhead in a bodily form (Col. ii. We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. His nature became so weakened through transgression that it was impossible for him, in his own strength, to resist the power of evil. To get what Colossians 2:15 means based on its source text, scroll down or follow these links for the original scriptural meaning , biblical context and relative popularity. Colossians 2:15 (KJV) Square Portrait Landscape And having spoiled principalities and powers, he made a shew of them openly, triumphing over them in it. Retail: $44.99. His thoughts were pure, his aims holy. Colossians 2:15. June 2. 14 Blotting out the handwriting of ordinances that was against us, which was contrary to us, and took it out of the way, nailing it to his cross; 15 And having spoiled principalities and powers, he made a shew of them openly, triumphing over them in it. Receiving Christ, being rooted, BANDS OF LOVE; OR, UNION TO CHRIST. (y) That is, the cross. ii. All rights reserved worldwide. 12 Buried with him in baptism, wherein also ye are risen with him through the faith of the operation of God, who hath raised him from the dead. Colossians 2:15 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Colossians 2:15, NIV: "And having disarmed the powers and authorities, he made a public spectacle of them, triumphing over them by the cross." 9 For in him dwelleth all the fulness of the Godhead bodily. It is not a subjective state so much as a life in the heart. (860-825)--The kingdom of Urartu and its conquering princes: Menuas and Argistis. Perfectly blessed in Himself, he desired that other intelligences should participate in his own holy felicity. Christ for us is the ground of our salvation and the source of our justification; Christ in us of our sanctification. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. Thus the paragraph begins with Christ, goes on with him, and ends with him.