Feed on these so that your mind will be renewed to the ‘new you’…..
II corinthians 5:17 Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new
(Adams) …brand new things have come into being.
(20th C. R.) Therefore, if any one is in union with Christ, he is a new being! His old life has passed away; a new life has begun!
(AMP) Therefore if any person is [ingrafted] in Christ, (the Messiah) he is a new creation (a new creature altogether); the old [previous moral and spiritual condition] has passed away. Behold, the fresh and new has come!
(TLB) When someone becomes a Christian, he becomes a brand new person inside. He is not the same any more. A new life has begun!
(Wade) So if anyone becomes united to Christ, he is a fresh Creation; the original conditions have passed away; mark! they have been replaced by new conditions.
(NEB) When anyone is united to Christ, there is a new world; the old order has gone, and a new order has already begun.
(Cony.) Whosoever, then, is in Christ, is a new creation; his old being has passed away, and behold, all has become new.
(Wms.) So if anybody is in union with Christ, he is the work of a new creation; the old condition has passed away, a new condition has come.
(GNB) When anyone is joined to Christ, he is a new being…
(Way) Whoso hath passed into that New Life of Messiah, He is created anew: The old life has passed away; Lo, it has become new!
(Lau.) If a man is in Christ, he is created new. The man he was has passed away, and, behold, a new man has been created!
(Noli) For everyone who is united with Christ has become a new man…
(Phil.) …he becomes a new person altogether—the past is finished and gone, everything has become fresh and new.
(Weym.) …the old state of things has passed away; a new state of things has come into existence.
(Beck) …he is a new being…
(Shuttle.) …the deadliness of our former condition is passed away…
(Deane) …and the true Christian is not merely a man altered but a man re-made…
(Stanley) If anyone has entered into fellowship with Christ, a new world has at once opened upon him, an old world has passed away.
The New Creation overcoming the world: