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Gift of the Spirit So That We Know
Ephesians 1:15-23
Paul prays that God might give the Ephesians the Spirit so that they might know three things.
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Published October 1st, 2018; Updated October 1st, 2018
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Ephesians 1:15-23
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For this reason, m because I have heard of your faith in the Lord Jesus and your love 1 toward all the saints,
Because of this, that is, because I hear of your faith in the Lord Jesus Christ
And because I hear of your love toward all the saints.
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I n do not cease to give thanks for you, o remembering you in my prayers,
I do not cease to give thanks on your behalf, making mention of you in my prayers.
that p the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, q may give you the Spirit of wisdom and of revelation in the knowledge of him,
That the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the glorious Father, might give the Spirit of wisdom and revelation to you in knowledge of him.
r having the eyes of your hearts enlightened, that you may know what is s the hope to which he has called you, what are t the riches of his glorious inheritance in the saints,
That is, the eyes of your heart may be enlightened.
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In order that you might know what is the hope that comes from His calling.
And, that you may know what are the glorious riches of the inheritance from Him to the saints.
and what is the immeasurable greatness of his power toward us who believe, u according to the working of v his great might
And, that you may know what is the surpassing greatness of His power for us who believe, according to the working of the might of his strength.
that he worked in Christ w when he raised him from the dead and x seated him at his right hand y in the heavenly places,
Which he worked in the Messiah
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z far above a all rule and authority and power and dominion, and above b every name that is named, not only in c this age but also in the one to come.
High above every authority and power and dominion and every name which is named not only in this age but in the age to come.
And d he put all things under his feet and gave him as e head over all things to the church,
And he subjected all things under his feet.
And he gave him as head over all things to the church.
f which is his body, g the fullness of him h who fills i all in all.
Which is his body, the fullness of him who fills all in all.
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