and in this one body to reconcile both of them to God through the cross,1 by which he put to death their hostility.
He came and preached peace2 to you who were far away and peace to those who were near.318
For through him we both have access4 to the Father5 by one Spirit.619
Consequently, you are no longer foreigners and aliens,7 but fellow citizens8 with God's people and members of God's household,920
built10 on the foundation11 of the apostles and prophets,12 with Christ Jesus himself13 as the chief cornerstone.1421
In him the whole building is joined together and rises to become a holy temple15 in the Lord.
And in him you too are being built together to become a dwelling in which God lives by his Spirit.16