7 But to each one of us grace has been given as Christ apportioned it.

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8 This is why ita says: “When he ascended on high, he took many captives and gave gifts to his people.”b

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    • i 4:8 - Or "God"
    • j 4:8 - Psalm 68:18
      9 (What does “he ascended” mean except that he also descended to the lower, earthly regionsc ?

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        • k 4:9 - Or "the depths of the earth"
          10 He who descended is the very one who ascended higher than all the heavens, in order to fill the whole universe.)

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          11 So Christ himself gave the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the pastors and teachers,
          12 to equip his people for works of service, so that the body of Christ may be built up

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          13 until we all reach unity in the faith and in the knowledge of the Son of God and become mature, attaining to the whole measure of the fullness of Christ.

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