Ephesians 1:16; Ephesians 2:3; Ephesians 2:14-15; Ephesians 3:11; Ephesians 3:20; Ephesians 4:16; Ephesians 6:6; Ephesians 6:8-9
do not cease giving thanks for you, while making mention of you in my prayers;
Among them we too all formerly lived in the lusts of our flesh, indulging the desires of the flesh and of the mind, and were by nature children of wrath, even as the rest.
For He Himself is our peace, who made both groups into one and broke down the barrier of the dividing wall,
by abolishing in His flesh the enmity, which is the Law of commandments contained in ordinances, so that in Himself He might make the two into one new man, thus establishing peace,
This was in accordance with the eternal purpose which He carried out in Christ Jesus our Lord ,
Now to Him who is able to do far more abundantly beyond all that we ask or think, according to the power that works within us,
from whom the whole body, being fitted and held together by what every joint supplies, according to the proper working of each individual part, causes the growth of the body for the building up of itself in love.
not by way of eyeservice, as men-pleasers, but as slaves of Christ, doing the will of God from the heart.
knowing that whatever good thing each one does, this he will receive back from the Lord , whether slave or free.
And masters, do the same things to them, and give up threatening, knowing that both their Master and yours is in heaven, and there is no partiality with Him.