He a1madeknown to us the mystery of His will, 2according to His bkindintentionwhich He 3purposed in Him
with a view to an administrationcsuitable to 4the fullness of the times, that is, 5the summing up of allthings in Christ, things din the heavens and things on the earth. In Him
11ealso we f6have obtained an inheritance, having been 7predestined8according to His purpose who worksallthings9after the counsel of His will,
to the end that we who were the first to hope in gChrist would be 10to the praise of His glory.
In hHim, you also, after listening to 11the message of truth, the gospel of your salvation -having alsoibelieved, you were 12sealed in jHim with 13the HolySpirit of promise,
14who is k14given as a pledge of 15our inheritance, with a view to the 16redemption of 17God's own possession, 18to the praise of His glory.
For thisreason I too, 19having heard of the faith in the LordJesus which exists among you and lyour love for 20all the msaints,
1621do not ceasegivingthanks for you, 22while makingmention of you in my prayers ;
that the 23God of our LordJesusChrist, 24the Father of glory, may give to you a spirit of 25wisdom and of 26revelation in the nknowledge of Him.
I pray that 27the eyes of your heartomay be enlightened, so that you will knowwhat is the 28hope of His 29calling, what are 30the riches of the glory of 31His inheritance in 32the psaints,
and what is the surpassinggreatness of His powertoward us who believe. 33These are in accordance with the working of the 34strength of His might