Ephesians 3:8-18 NRS

8 Although I am the very least of all the saints, this grace was given to me to bring to the Gentiles the news of the boundless riches of Christ,
9 and to make everyone see a what is the plan of the mystery hidden for ages in b God who created all things;

References for Ephesians 3:9

    • o 3:9 - Other ancient authorities read [to bring to light]
    • p 3:9 - Or [by]
      10 so that through the church the wisdom of God in its rich variety might now be made known to the rulers and authorities in the heavenly places.
      11 This was in accordance with the eternal purpose that he has carried out in Christ Jesus our Lord,
      12 in whom we have access to God in boldness and confidence through faith in him. c

      References for Ephesians 3:12

        • q 3:12 - Or [the faith of him]
          13 I pray therefore that you d may not lose heart over my sufferings for you; they are your glory.

          References for Ephesians 3:13

              14 For this reason I bow my knees before the Father, e

              References for Ephesians 3:14

                • s 3:14 - Other ancient authorities add [of our Lord Jesus Christ]
                  15 from whom every family f in heaven and on earth takes its name.

                  References for Ephesians 3:15

                    • t 3:15 - Gk [fatherhood]
                      16 I pray that, according to the riches of his glory, he may grant that you may be strengthened in your inner being with power through his Spirit,
                      17 and that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith, as you are being rooted and grounded in love.
                      18 I pray that you may have the power to comprehend, with all the saints, what is the breadth and length and height and depth,