Spoiler alert: the description in this section is not unique. It is listed in other New Testament letters, sometimes in almost identical words. Christians should refrain from certain sins and they should instead offer, what Paul calls elsewhere, the fruits of the Spirit. And they should live equally in the Christian community, whether man or woman, old or young, slave or free.
[links to Bible Gateway open in a new window]Reading the Bible in Its Entirety
If you are planning to read the Bible in its entirety, you should read Colossians 3:1-4:1 today.