11Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right.
22HONOR YOUR FATHER AND MOTHER (which is the firstcommandment with a promise ),
3SO THAT IT MAY BE WELL WITH YOU, AND THAT YOU MAY LIVELONG ON THE EARTH.
43Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but 4bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord.
55Slaves, be obedient to those who are your amastersaccording to the flesh, with 6fear and trembling, in the sincerity of your heart, 7as to Christ ;
68not bby way of eyeservice, as 9men-pleasers, but as 10slaves of Christ, 11doing the will of God from the cheart.
With goodwilldrenderservice, 12as to the Lord, and not to men,
813knowing that 14whatevergoodthingeachonedoes, this he will receiveback from the Lord, 15whetherslaveorfree.
And masters, do the samethings to them, and 16give up threatening, knowing that 17both their Master and yours is in heaven, and there is 18nopartiality with Him.
10Finally, 19be strong in the Lord and in 20the strength of His might.
1121Put on the fullarmor of God, so that you will be able to standfirmagainst the 22schemes of the devil.
For our 23struggle is not againste24flesh and blood, but 25against the rulers, against the powers, against the 26worldforces of this27darkness, against the 28spiritual forces of wickedness in 29the heavenly places.
13Therefore , take up 30the fullarmor of God, so that you will be able to 31resist in 32the evilday, and having doneeverything, to standfirm.
14Standfirmtherefore, 33HAVING GIRDED YOUR LOINS WITH TRUTH, and HAVING 34PUT ON THE BREASTPLATE OF RIGHTEOUSNESS,
and having 35shod YOUR FEET WITH THE PREPARATION OF THE GOSPEL OF PEACE ;
16fin addition to all, taking up the 36shield of faith with which you will be able to extinguishall the 37flamingarrows of 38the evil one.
And take39THE HELMET OF SALVATION, and the 40sword of the Spirit, which is 41the word of God.
18gWith all42prayer and petitionh43pray at alltimes44in the Spirit, and with this in view, i45be on the alert with all46perseverance and 47petition for all the saints,
and 48pray on my behalf, that utterance may be given to me 49in the opening of my mouth, to makeknown with 50boldness51the mystery of the gospel,
for which I am an 52ambassador53in jchains ; that kin proclaiming it I may speak54boldly, 55as I ought to speak.
2156But that you also may knowabout my circumstances , lhow I am doing, 57Tychicus, 58the belovedbrother and faithfulminister in the Lord, will makeeverythingknown to you.
22m59I have sent him to you for thisvery purpose, so that you may knownabout us, and that he may 60comfort your hearts.
2361Peace be to the brethren, and 62love with faith, from God the Father and the LordJesusChrist.
24Grace be with allthose who love our LordJesusChristowith incorruptible love.