3 1Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in 2the heavenly places in Christ,
4 just as 3He chose us in Him before 4the foundation of the world, that we would be 5holy and blameless before aHim. 6In love
5 bHe 7predestined us to 8adoption as sons through Jesus Christ to Himself, 9according to the ckind intention of His will,
References for Ephesians 1:5
    • e 1:5 - Lit "having predestined"
    • f 1:5 - Lit "good pleasure"
      6 10to the praise of the glory of His grace, which He freely bestowed on us in 11the Beloved.
      References for Ephesians 1:6
      8 which He elavished on fus. In all wisdom and insight
      References for Ephesians 1:8
        • h 1:8 - Lit "made abundant toward"
        • i 1:8 - Or "us, in all wisdom and insight"