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Ephesians 1 :: Young's Literal Translation (YLT)

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Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:1 - Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ through the will of God, to the saints who are in Ephesus, and to the faithful in Christ Jesus:
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:2 - Grace to you, and peace from God our Father, and the Lord Jesus Christ!
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:3 - Blessed is the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who did bless us in every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places in Christ,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:4 - according as He did choose us in him before the foundation of the world, for our being holy and unblemished before Him, in love,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:5 - having foreordained us to the adoption of sons through Jesus Christ to Himself, according to the good pleasure of His will,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:6 - to the praise of the glory of His grace, in which He did make us accepted in the beloved,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:7 - in whom we have the redemption through his blood, the remission of the trespasses, according to the riches of His grace,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:8 - in which He did abound toward us in all wisdom and prudence,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:9 - having made known to us the secret of His will, according to His good pleasure, that He purposed in Himself,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:10 - in regard to the dispensation of the fulness of the times, to bring into one the whole in the Christ, both the things in the heavens, and the things upon the earth -- in him;
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:11 - in whom also we did obtain an inheritance, being foreordained according to the purpose of Him who the all things is working according to the counsel of His will,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:12 - for our being to the praise of His glory, even those who did first hope in the Christ,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:13 - in whom ye also, having heard the word of the truth -- the good news of your salvation -- in whom also having believed, ye were sealed with the Holy Spirit of the promise,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:14 - which is an earnest of our inheritance, to the redemption of the acquired possession, to the praise of His glory.
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:15 - Because of this I also, having heard of your faith in the Lord Jesus, and the love to all the saints,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:16 - do not cease giving thanks for you, making mention of you in my prayers,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:17 - that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of the glory, may give to you a spirit of wisdom and revelation in the recognition of him,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:18 - the eyes of your understanding being enlightened, for your knowing what is the hope of His calling, and what the riches of the glory of His inheritance in the saints,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:19 - and what the exceeding greatness of His power to us who are believing, according to the working of the power of His might,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:20 - which He wrought in the Christ, having raised him out of the dead, and did set him at His right hand in the heavenly places,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:21 - far above all principality, and authority, and might, and lordship, and every name named, not only in this age, but also in the coming one;
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:22 - and all things He did put under his feet, and did give him -- head over all things to the assembly,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:23 - which is his body, the fulness of Him who is filling the all in all,

The Young's Literal Translation was translated by Robert Young, who believed in a strictly literal translation of God's word. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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