35Blessed be 6the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing 7in the heavenly places,
48even as he 9chose us in him 10before the foundation of the world, that we should be 11holy and blameless before him. In love
512he predestined usb for 13adoption as sons through Jesus Christ, 14according to the purpose of his will,
615to the praise of his glorious grace, with which he has blessed us in 16the Beloved.
717In him we have 18redemption 19through his blood, 20the forgiveness of our trespasses, 21according to the riches of his grace,
which he lavished upon us, in all wisdom and insight
922making knownc to us the mystery of his will, 23according to his purpose, which he 24set forth in Christ