Ephesians 5:9-19 NIV

9 (for the fruit1 of the light consists in all goodness,2 righteousness and truth)

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10 and find out what pleases the Lord.3

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11 Have nothing to do with the fruitless deeds of darkness,4 but rather expose them.

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12 For it is shameful even to mention what the disobedient do in secret.
13 But everything exposed by the light5 becomes visible,

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14 for it is light that makes everything visible. This is why it is said: "Wake up, O sleeper,6 rise from the dead,7 and Christ will shine on you."8

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15 Be very careful, then, how you live9--not as unwise but as wise,

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      16 making the most of every opportunity,10 because the days are evil.11

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      17 Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what the Lord's will is.12

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      18 Do not get drunk on wine,13 which leads to debauchery. Instead, be filled with the Spirit.14

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      19 Speak to one another with psalms, hymns and spiritual songs.15 Sing and make music in your heart to the Lord,

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