Bible VersionsNASEphesians 2:11; Ephesians 4:8; Ephesians 4:17; Ephesians 5:12; Ephesians 5:14; Ephesians 5:32
Ephesians 2:11; Ephesians 4:8; Ephesians 4:17; Ephesians 5:12; Ephesians 5:14; Ephesians 5:32 (New American Standard)
Therefore remember that formerly you, the Gentiles in the flesh, who are called " Uncircumcision" by the so-called "Circumcision," which is performed in the flesh by human hands -
Therefore it says, "WHEN HE ASCENDED ON HIGH, HE LED CAPTIVE A HOST OF CAPTIVES, AND HE GAVE GIFTS TO MEN."
So this I say, and affirm together with the Lord , that you walk no longer just as the Gentiles also walk, in the futility of their mind,
for it is disgraceful even to speak of the things which are done by them in secret.
For this reason it says, "Awake, sleeper, And arise from the dead, And Christ will shine on you."
This mystery is great; but I am speaking with reference to Christ and the church.
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