Let no one deceive you with vain words, for on account of these things the wrath of God comes upon the sons of disobedience. a7
Be not ye therefore fellow-partakers with them;
for ye were once darkness, but now light in [the] Lord; walk as children of light,
(for the fruit of the light [is] in all goodness and righteousness and truth,)
proving what is agreeable to the Lord;
and do not have fellowship with the unfruitful works of darkness, but rather also reprove [them],
for the things that are done by them in secret it is shameful even to say.
But all things b having their true character exposed c by the light are made manifest; for that which makes everything manifest is light.
Wherefore he says, Wake up, [thou] that sleepest, and arise up from among the dead, and the Christ shall shine upon thee. d15
See therefore how ye walk carefully, not as unwise but as wise,
redeeming the time, e because the days are evil.