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Ephesians 1:18-23 NIV

18 I pray that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened in order that you may know the hope to which he has called you, the riches of his glorious inheritance in his holy people,

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      19 and his incomparably great power for us who believe. That power is the same as the mighty strength

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      20 he exerted when he raised Christ from the dead and seated him at his right hand in the heavenly realms,

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          21 far above all rule and authority, power and dominion, and every name that is invoked, not only in the present age but also in the one to come.

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          22 And God placed all things under his feet and appointed him to be head over everything for the church,

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          23 which is his body, the fullness of him who fills everything in every way.

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          • a 1:1 - Some early manuscripts do not have "in Ephesus."
          • b 1:5 - Or "sight in love. " 5"He"
          • c 1:5 - The Greek word for "adoption to sonship" is a legal term referring to the full legal standing of an adopted male heir in Roman culture.
          • d 1:9 - Or "us with all wisdom and understanding. " 9"And he"
          • e 1:11 - Or "were made heirs"
          • f 1:17 - Or "a spirit"