Ephesians 1:1-6 YLT/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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Young's Literal Translation (YLT) New International Version (NIV)
1 Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ through the will of God, to the saints who are in Ephesus, and to the faithful in Christ Jesus: 1 Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, To the saints in Ephesus, the faithful in Christ Jesus:
2 Grace to you, and peace from God our Father, and the Lord Jesus Christ! 2 Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
3 Blessed [is] the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who did bless us in every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places in Christ, 3 Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in the heavenly realms with every spiritual blessing in Christ.
4 according as He did choose us in him before the foundation of the world, for our being holy and unblemished before Him, in love, 4 For he chose us in him before the creation of the world to be holy and blameless in his sight. In love
5 having foreordained us to the adoption of sons through Jesus Christ to Himself, according to the good pleasure of His will, 5 he predestined us to be adopted as his sons through Jesus Christ, in accordance with his pleasure and will--
6 to the praise of the glory of His grace, in which He did make us accepted in the beloved, 6 to the praise of his glorious grace, which he has freely given us in the One he loves.