Ephesians 1:1-7 ESV


1 Paul, 1an apostle of Christ Jesus 2by the will of God, To the saints who are in Ephesus, and 3are faithfula in Christ Jesus:

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    • a 1:1 - Some manuscripts saints who are also faithful (omitting in Ephesus)
      2 4Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.

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      Spiritual Blessings in Christ

      3 5Blessed be 6the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing 7in the heavenly places,

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      4 8even as he 9chose us in him 10before the foundation of the world, that we should be 11holy and blameless before him. In love

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      5 12he predestined usb for 13adoption as sons through Jesus Christ, 14according to the purpose of his will,

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        • b 1:5 - Or before him in love, having predestined us
          6 15to the praise of his glorious grace, with which he has blessed us in 16the Beloved.

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              7 17In him we have 18redemption 19through his blood, 20the forgiveness of our trespasses, 21according to the riches of his grace,

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