As the promised Redeemer, Jesus is able to fully reconcile sinners to God, and to provide hope for eternal life. In Colossians 1:19-23, Paul continues to prove Christ's supremacy and sufficiency by discussing three features of His ministry of reconciliation.
1. The Plan of Reconciliation (vv. 19-20)
2. The Purpose of Reconciliation (vv. 21-22)
3. The Proof of Reconciliation (v. 23)