Ephesians 1:3

Spiritual Blessings in Christ

3 1Blessed be 2the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing 3in the heavenly places,

Ephesians 1:3 In-Context

1 Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, To the saints who are in Ephesus, and are faithful in Christ Jesus:
2 Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places,
4 even as he chose us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and blameless before him. In love
5 he predestined us for adoption as sons through Jesus Christ, according to the purpose of his will,

Cross References 3

  • 1. 2 Corinthians 1:3; 1 Peter 1:3
  • 2. See Romans 15:6
  • 3. ver. 20; Ephesians 2:6; Ephesians 3:10; Ephesians 6:12
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