Ephesians 2:4-8 NIV

4 But because of his great love for us,1 God, who is rich in mercy,

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5 made us alive with Christ even when we were dead in transgressions2--it is by grace you have been saved.3

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      6 And God raised us up with Christ4 and seated us with him5 in the heavenly realms6 in Christ Jesus,

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      7 in order that in the coming ages he might show the incomparable riches of his grace,7 expressed in his kindness8 to us in Christ Jesus.

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      8 For it is by grace9 you have been saved,10 through faith11--and this not from yourselves, it is the gift of God--

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