Parallel Bible results for Ephesians 5:7-17

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Ephesians 5:7-17

NIV 7 Therefore do not be partners with them. NIV 7 Therefore do not be partners with them. NIV 8 For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Live as children of light NIV 8 For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Live as children of light NIV 9 (for the fruit of the light consists in all goodness, righteousness and truth) NIV 9 (for the fruit of the light consists in all goodness, righteousness and truth) NIV 10 and find out what pleases the Lord. NIV 10 and find out what pleases the Lord. NIV 11 Have nothing to do with the fruitless deeds of darkness, but rather expose them. NIV 11 Have nothing to do with the fruitless deeds of darkness, but rather expose them. NIV 12 For it is shameful even to mention what the disobedient do in secret. NIV 12 For it is shameful even to mention what the disobedient do in secret. NIV 13 But everything exposed by the light becomes visible, NIV 13 But everything exposed by the light becomes visible, NIV 14 for it is light that makes everything visible. This is why it is said: "Wake up, O sleeper, rise from the dead, and Christ will shine on you." NIV 14 for it is light that makes everything visible. This is why it is said: "Wake up, O sleeper, rise from the dead, and Christ will shine on you." NIV 15 Be very careful, then, how you live--not as unwise but as wise, NIV 15 Be very careful, then, how you live--not as unwise but as wise, NIV 16 making the most of every opportunity, because the days are evil. NIV 16 making the most of every opportunity, because the days are evil. NIV 17 Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what the Lord's will is. NIV 17 Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what the Lord's will is.