6 wLet no one xdeceive you with empty words, for because of these things ythe wrath of God comes upon zthe sons of disobedience. 26 wBe angry and do not sin; do not let the sun go down on your anger, 27 so kthat he might present the church to himself in splendor, lwithout spot or wrinkle or any such thing, that she might be holy and without blemish.1 And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, 9 not a result of works, so that no one may boast. 16 pmaking the best use of the time, because qthe days are evil. Ephesians 3:6 ESV This mystery is that the Gentiles are fellow heirs, members of the same body, and partakers of the promise in Christ Jesus through the gospel. 28 In the same way mhusbands should love their wives as their own bodies. Ephesians 5:6 6 w Let no one x deceive you with empty words, for because of these things y the wrath of God comes upon z the sons of disobedience. 15 from whom wevery family3 in heaven and on earth is named, Read more Share Copy Show footnotes A service of Faithlife . Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. 8 Therefore it says. 9 and ito bring to light for everyone what is the plan of the mystery jhidden for ages in2 God, kwho created all things, 9 (hIn saying, “He ascended,” what does it mean but that he had also descended into ithe lower regions, the earth?2 4 I therefore, ma prisoner for the Lord, urge you to nwalk in a manner worthy of othe calling to which you have been called, 28 Let the thief no longer steal, but rather ylet him labor, zdoing honest work with his own hands, so athat he may have something to share with anyone in need. 20 gbuilt on the foundation of the hapostles and prophets, iChrist Jesus himself being jthe cornerstone, 14 who is hthe guarantee4 of our iinheritance until jwe acquire kpossession of it,5 lto the praise of his glory. Bible > ESV > Ephesians 6 Ephesians 6 English Standard Version Par Children and Parents 1 Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. 15 pLook carefully then how you walk, not as unwise but as wise, 14 For this reason I bow my knees before the Father, 3 show the mystery was made known to me tby revelation, uas I have written briefly. 11 Therefore remember that at one time you Gentiles in the flesh, called “the uncircumcision” by what is called kthe circumcision, which is made in the flesh by hands— 2 with all phumility and qgentleness, with rpatience, sbearing with one another in love, 7 Therefore ado not become partners with them; 17 Now this I say and dtestify in the Lord, ethat you must no longer walk as the Gentiles do, fin the futility of their minds. 19 and what is the immeasurable greatness of his power toward us who believe, uaccording to the working of vhis great might 5 which was not made known to the sons of men in other generations as it has now been revealed to his holy apostles and prophets by the Spirit. Lewis with free daily excerpts from his work. 13 In him you also, when you heard ethe word of truth, the gospel of your salvation, and believed in him, fwere sealed with the gpromised Holy Spirit, Ephesians 3:6, KJV: "That the Gentiles should be fellowheirs The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. Ephesians 6:11 ESV Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the schemes of the devil. 14 so that we may no longer be children, wtossed to and fro by the waves and carried about by every wind of doctrine, by human cunning, by craftiness in xdeceitful schemes. 6 oto the praise of his glorious grace, with which he has blessed us in pthe Beloved. 22 to oput off pyour old self,6 which belongs to your former manner of life and is corrupt through qdeceitful desires, 2 assuming that you have heard of qthe stewardship of rGod’s grace that was given to me for you, 13 until we all attain to tthe unity of the faith and of the knowledge of the Son of God, uto mature manhood,5 to the measure of the stature of vthe fullness of Christ, 16 I ndo not cease to give thanks for you, oremembering you in my prayers, 16 bfrom whom the whole body, joined and held together by every joint with which it is equipped, cwhen each part is working properly, makes the body grow so that it builds itself up in love. Ephesians 6:23 Peace be to the brothers, and love with faith, from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. 20 But that is not the way you llearned Christ!— Cancel any time. 32 hBe kind to one another, tenderhearted, iforgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you. The Mystery of the Gospel Revealed 3 For this reason I, Paul, a prisoner of Christ Jesus on behalf of you Gentiles— 2 assuming that you have heard of the stewardship of God's grace that was given to me for you, 3 () how the mystery was made known to me by revelation, as I have written briefly. Ephesians 5:3-6 ESV But sexual immorality and all impurity or covetousness must not even be named among you, as is proper among saints. 19 They jhave become callous and khave given themselves up to sensuality, greedy to practice every kind of impurity. f“When he ascended on high ghe led a host of captives. 3:6 a minister according to the gift of # See ver. 11 This was paccording to the eternal purpose that he has realized in Christ Jesus our Lord, Ephesians 2:8-9 English Standard Version (ESV) 8 For by grace you have been saved through faith. 5 For you may be sure of this, that ueveryone who is sexually immoral or impure, or who is covetous (vthat is, an idolater), has no inheritance in the kingdom of Christ and God. 13 But when lanything is exposed by the light, it becomes visible, Ephesians 6:10-20 English Standard Version (ESV) The Whole Armor of God 10 Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of his might. 11 gTake no part in the hunfruitful iworks of darkness, but instead jexpose them. 1:19 by the working of his power. 12 so that we who were the first to hope in Christ might be dto the praise of his glory. 6 s Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. 8 For zby grace you have been saved athrough faith. 5 xone Lord, yone faith, zone baptism, 22 In him myou also are being built together ninto a dwelling place for God by5 the Spirit. ESVÂ® Text Edition: 2016. 20 that he worked in Christ wwhen he raised him from the dead and xseated him at his right hand yin the heavenly places, 8 To me, ethough I am the very least of all the saints, this grace was given, fto preach to the Gentiles the gunsearchable hriches of Christ, Easily hear Scripture read as you study the Bible! ESV Holy Bible for Kids, Softcover Economy Edition, ESV Scripture Journal, Old and New Testament Sets, 46 Volumes, ESV Journaling Bible, Interleaved Edition--Imitation leather with summer garden design, ESV Large Print Thinline Bible (TruTone, Turquoise, Emblem Design), ESV Study Bible, Personal Size (TruTone Imitation Leather, Brown with Mosaic Cross Design), ESV Compact Bible (TruTone Imitation Leather, Olive with Celtic Cross Design). 8 To me, # See 1 Cor. 6 s Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. 23 For cthe husband is the head of the wife even as dChrist is the head of the church, his body, and is ehimself its Savior. 12 For kit is shameful even to speak of the things that they do in secret. 20 wgiving thanks always and for everything to God the Father xin the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, 19 and to know the love of Christ fthat surpasses knowledge, that gyou may be filled with all hthe fullness of God. 29 bLet no corrupting talk come out of your mouths, but only such as is good for building up, as fits the occasion, that it may give cgrace to those who hear. 12 remember lthat you were at that time separated from Christ, malienated from the commonwealth of Israel and strangers to nthe covenants of promise, ohaving no hope and without God in the world. Ephesians 3:6 in all English translations. 3:29 Ephesians 3:6: ch. 22 zWives, asubmit to your own husbands, bas to the Lord. 30 because nwe are members of his body. 8 for bat one time you were cdarkness, but now you are light in the Lord. 3 eBlessed be fthe God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing gin the heavenly places, 23 fwhich is his body, gthe fullness of him hwho fills iall in all. Ephesians 6:1–3 Children and Parents 6 s Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. 22 And dhe put all things under his feet and gave him as ehead over all things to the church, 18 They gare darkened in their understanding, halienated from the life of God because of the ignorance that is in them, due to itheir hardness of heart. 25 Therefore, having put away falsehood, let each one of you uspeak the truth with his neighbor, for vwe are members one of another. 31 gLet all bitterness and wrath and anger and clamor and slander be put away from you, along with all malice. Ephesians 4 English Standard Version (ESV) Unity in the Body of Christ 4 I therefore, a prisoner for the Lord, urge you to walk in a manner worthy of the calling to which you have been called, 2 with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love, 3 eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. 4 There is uone body and vone Spirit—just as you were called to the one whope that belongs to your call— 20 iNow to jhim who is able to do far more abundantly than all that we ask or think, kaccording to the power at work within us, 2 t “Honor your father and mother” (this is the first commandment with a promise), 3 “that it may go well with you and that you may live long in … 21 lto him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus throughout all generations, forever and ever. 7 But cgrace was given dto each one of us eaccording to the measure of Christ’s gift. dWalk as children of light 5 jTherefore be imitators of God, as beloved children. In love 1 Paul, aan apostle of Christ Jesus bby the will of God. Ephesians 3 - ESV: For this reason I, Paul, a prisoner for Christ Jesus on behalf of you Gentiles-- assuming that you have heard of the stewardship of God's grace that was given to me for you, 6 and raised us up with him and wseated us with him in the heavenly places in Christ Jesus, 14 For rhe himself is our peace, swho has made us both one and has broken down tin his flesh the dividing wall of hostility Ephesians 5 English Standard Version (ESV) Walk in Love 5 Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children. 11 Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the schemes of the devil. 3 among whom we all once lived in othe passions of our flesh, carrying out the desires of the body1 and the mind, and pwere by nature qchildren of wrath, like the rest of mankind.2 2 God’s grace, which was given me # [ver. 9 (for ethe fruit of light is found in all that is good and right and true), 21 zfar above aall rule and authority and power and dominion, and above bevery name that is named, not only in cthis age but also in the one to come. 2:16 Ephesians 3:6: ch. 31 o“Therefore a man shall leave his father and mother and hold fast to his wife, and pthe two shall become one flesh.” Ephesians 3:6 6 This mystery is 1 that the Gentiles are x fellow heirs, y members of the same body, and z partakers of the promise in Christ Jesus through the gospel. 9 vmaking known3 to us the mystery of his will, naccording to his purpose, which he wset forth in Christ 7 qIn him we have rredemption sthrough his blood, tthe forgiveness of our trespasses, uaccording to the riches of his grace, Ephesians 3 - For this reason I, Paul, a prisoner of Christ Jesus on behalf of you GentilesBlue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness. 11 And mhe gave the napostles, the prophets, the oevangelists, the pshepherds3 and teachers,4 Keep watch on yourself, lest you too be tempted. 2 Look: I, Paul, say to you that x if you accept circumcision, y Christ will be of no advantage to you. Ephesians 3:6 This mystery is that the Gentiles are fellow heirs, members of the same body, and partakers of the promise in Christ Jesus through the gospel. 3 For this reason I, Paul, oa prisoner of Christ Jesus pon behalf of you Gentiles— 12 qto equip the saints for the work of ministry, for rbuilding up sthe body of Christ, 11 In him we have obtained zan inheritance, ahaving been predestined baccording to the purpose of him who works all things according to cthe counsel of his will, 13 So I ask you not to lose heart over what I am suffering ufor you, vwhich is your glory. 5 lhe predestined us2 for madoption to himself as sons through Jesus Christ, naccording to the purpose of his will, Ephesians 1:3–6 Spiritual Blessings in Christ 3 e Blessed be f the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing g in the heavenly places, 4 h even as he i chose us in him j before the foundation of the world, that we should be k holy and blameless before him. Ephesians 3 - For this reason I, Paul, the prisoner of Christ Jesus for the sake of you GentilesBlue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to … 13 But now in Christ Jesus you who once were pfar off have been brought near qby the blood of Christ. 18 may have strength to dcomprehend with all the saints what is the breadth and length and eheight and depth, 5:22] as you would Christ, 6 not by the way of eye-service, as # See Gal. 19 addressing one another in vpsalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody to the Lord with your heart, We'll send you an email with 11:33] unsearchable # See ch. Spiritual 8 which he lavished upon us, in all wisdom and insight Amen. Therefore it says. Sign up for an account to try it FREE for 30 days. 14 for anything that becomes visible is light. 24 Now as the church submits to Christ, so also wives should submit fin everything to their husbands. 16 that according to xthe riches of his glory yhe may grant you to be strengthened with power through his Spirit zin your inner being, 15:9 though I am the very least of all the saints, this grace was given, # See Acts 9:15 to preach to the Gentiles the # [Job 5:9; Rom. 3 For u if anyone thinks he is something, v when he is nothing, he deceives himself. 3 But sexual immorality and all impurity or covetousness must not even be named among you, as is proper among saints. 15 by abolishing the law of commandments expressed in uordinances, that he might create in himself one vnew man in place of the two, so making peace, 5 # See 1 Pet. Bear One Another’s Burdens 6 Brothers, 1 o if anyone is caught in any transgression, p you who are spiritual should restore him in q a spirit of gentleness. 17 Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what rthe will of the Lord is. 2 r Bear one another’s burdens, and s so fulfill t the law of Christ. 11:3] with a sincere heart, # [ch. 17 And he came and xpreached peace to you who were yfar off and peace to those who were znear. 6Â This mystery is[a] that the Gentiles are (A)fellow heirs, (B)members of the same body, and (C)partakers of the promise in Christ Jesus through the gospel. 20]; See ch. 12 in whom we have qboldness and raccess with sconfidence through our tfaith in him. 2:18 Bondservants, # 6:5 For the contextual rendering of the Greek word doulos, see Preface; also verse 6; likewise for bondservant in verse 8 obey your earthly masters # 6:5 Or your masters according to the flesh with fear and trembling, # [2 Cor. 4 Let there be rno filthiness nor foolish talk nor crude joking, swhich are out of place, but instead tlet there be thanksgiving. 4 heven as he ichose us in him jbefore the foundation of the world, that we should be kholy and blameless before him. 15 Rather, yspeaking the truth in love, we are to zgrow up in every way into him who is athe head, into Christ, 5 even twhen we were dead in our trespasses, umade us alive together with Christ—vby grace you have been saved— 17 aso that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith—that you, being brooted and cgrounded in love, Subscribe to a study package to unlock the ESV Study Bible, the interactive Knowing the Bible study series, the Preaching the Word commentary series, and more. 33 However, qlet each one of you love his wife as himself, and let the wife see that she rrespects her husband. 2 lin which you once walked, following the course of this world, following mthe prince of the power of the air, the spirit that is now at work in nthe sons of disobedience— 7 # Col. 1:23, 25 Of this gospel I was made # See 2 Cor. Read verse in English Standard Version 10 so that through the church the manifold lwisdom of God mmight now be made known to nthe rulers and authorities oin the heavenly places. 18 rhaving the eyes of your hearts enlightened, that you may know what is sthe hope to which he has called you, what are tthe riches of his glorious inheritance in the saints, 2 t “Honor your father and mother” (this is the first commandment with a promise), 3 “that it may go well with you and that you may live long in … 2 () “Honor your father and mother” (this is the first commandment with a promise), 3 “that it may go well with you and that you may live long in the land.” 4 Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord. 2 And walk in love, as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us, a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. 25 gHusbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and hgave himself up for her, 18 For athrough him we both have baccess in cone Spirit to the Father. 10 For fwe are his workmanship, gcreated in Christ Jesus hfor good works, iwhich God prepared beforehand, jthat we should walk in them. 27 and xgive no opportunity to the devil. 21 assuming that myou have heard about him and nwere taught in him, as the truth is in Jesus, ESV: English Standard Version 2016 3 eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in tthe bond of peace. 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