Ephesians 5:6-16 DBY

6 Let no one deceive you with vain words, for on account of these things the wrath of God comes upon the sons of disobedience. a

References for Ephesians 5:6

    •  5:6 - Apeitheia: see ch. 2.2 and Note q, Rom. 10.21.
      7 Be not ye therefore fellow-partakers with them;
      8 for ye were once darkness, but now light in [the] Lord; walk as children of light,
      9 (for the fruit of the light [is] in all goodness and righteousness and truth,)
      10 proving what is agreeable to the Lord;
      11 and do not have fellowship with the unfruitful works of darkness, but rather also reprove [them],
      12 for the things that are done by them in secret it is shameful even to say.
      13 But all things b having their true character exposed c by the light are made manifest; for that which makes everything manifest is light.

      References for Ephesians 5:13

        • ‘ 5:13 - Or 'expose [them]' -- that is, expose (as by light) their true character. Elenko: see John 3.20.
        • ’ 5:13 - Or 'but all of them, having their true character exposed by the light, are made manifest,' or 'are made manifest by the light.'
          14 Wherefore he says, Wake up, [thou] that sleepest, and arise up from among the dead, and the Christ shall shine upon thee. d

          References for Ephesians 5:14

            • “ 5:14 - See Isa. 60.1.
              15 See therefore how ye walk carefully, not as unwise but as wise,
              16 redeeming the time, e because the days are evil.

              References for Ephesians 5:16

                • ” 5:16 - Not 'redeeming time,' as usually understood, but seizing every good and favourable opportunity. (See Dan. 2.8.)