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Ephesians 3

NIV 1 For this reason I, Paul, the prisoner of Christ Jesus for the sake of you Gentiles-- NIV 1 For this reason I, Paul, the prisoner of Christ Jesus for the sake of you Gentiles-- NIV 2 Surely you have heard about the administration of God's grace that was given to me for you, NIV 2 Surely you have heard about the administration of God's grace that was given to me for you, NIV 3 that is, the mystery made known to me by revelation, as I have already written briefly. NIV 3 that is, the mystery made known to me by revelation, as I have already written briefly. NIV 4 In reading this, then, you will be able to understand my insight into the mystery of Christ, NIV 4 In reading this, then, you will be able to understand my insight into the mystery of Christ, NIV 5 which was not made known to men in other generations as it has now been revealed by the Spirit to God's holy apostles and prophets. NIV 5 which was not made known to men in other generations as it has now been revealed by the Spirit to God's holy apostles and prophets. NIV 6 This mystery is that through the gospel the Gentiles are heirs together with Israel, members together of one body, and sharers together in the promise in Christ Jesus. NIV 6 This mystery is that through the gospel the Gentiles are heirs together with Israel, members together of one body, and sharers together in the promise in Christ Jesus. NIV 7 I became a servant of this gospel by the gift of God's grace given me through the working of his power. NIV 7 I became a servant of this gospel by the gift of God's grace given me through the working of his power. NIV 8 Although I am less than the least of all God's people, this grace was given me: to preach to the Gentiles the unsearchable riches of Christ, NIV 8 Although I am less than the least of all God's people, this grace was given me: to preach to the Gentiles the unsearchable riches of Christ, NIV 9 and to make plain to everyone the administration of this mystery, which for ages past was kept hidden in God, who created all things. NIV 9 and to make plain to everyone the administration of this mystery, which for ages past was kept hidden in God, who created all things. NIV 10 His intent was that now, through the church, the manifold wisdom of God should be made known to the rulers and authorities in the heavenly realms, NIV 10 His intent was that now, through the church, the manifold wisdom of God should be made known to the rulers and authorities in the heavenly realms, NIV 11 according to his eternal purpose which he accomplished in Christ Jesus our Lord. NIV 11 according to his eternal purpose which he accomplished in Christ Jesus our Lord. NIV 12 In him and through faith in him we may approach God with freedom and confidence. NIV 12 In him and through faith in him we may approach God with freedom and confidence. NIV 13 I ask you, therefore, not to be discouraged because of my sufferings for you, which are your glory. NIV 13 I ask you, therefore, not to be discouraged because of my sufferings for you, which are your glory. NIV 14 For this reason I kneel before the Father, NIV 14 For this reason I kneel before the Father, NIV 15 from whom his whole family in heaven and on earth derives its name. NIV 15 from whom his whole family in heaven and on earth derives its name. NIV 16 I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being, NIV 16 I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being, NIV 17 so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, NIV 17 so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, NIV 18 may have power, together with all the saints, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ, NIV 18 may have power, together with all the saints, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ, NIV 19 and to know this love that surpasses knowledge--that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God. NIV 19 and to know this love that surpasses knowledge--that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God. NIV 20 Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us, NIV 20 Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us, NIV 21 to him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus throughout all generations, for ever and ever! Amen. NIV 21 to him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus throughout all generations, for ever and ever! Amen.