10so that the manifold1wisdom of God might now be 2madeknownthrough the church to the 3rulers and the authorities in 4the heavenly places.
This was in 5accordance with the aeternalpurposewhich He bcarried out in 6ChristJesus our Lord,
in whom we haveboldness and c7confident8accessthroughfaithdin Him.
13Therefore I askeyou not 9to loseheart at my tribulations10on your behalf, ffor they are your glory.
For thisreason I 11bow my kneesbefore the Father,
from whomgeveryfamily in heaven and on earthderives its name,
that He would grant you, according to 12the riches of His glory, to be 13strengthened with powerthrough His Spirit in 14the innerman,
so that 15Christ may dwell in your heartsthroughfaith; and that you, being 16rooted and 17grounded in love,
may be able to comprehend with 18all the hsaintswhat is 19the breadth and length and height and depth,
and to know20the love of Christ which 21surpassesknowledge, that you may be 22filled up to all the 23fullness of God.
2024Now to Him who is 25able to dofarmoreabundantlybeyondall that we askorthink, 26according to the power that workswithin us,