9 For this reason also, 1since the day we heard of it, 2we have not ceased to pray for you and to ask that you may be filled with the a3knowledge of His will in all spiritual 4wisdom and understanding,
10 so that you will 5walk in a manner worthy of the Lord, b6to please Him in all respects, 7bearing fruit in every good work and cincreasing in the dknowledge of God;
11 8strengthened with all power, according to eHis glorious might, ffor the attaining of all steadfastness and gpatience; 9joyously
12 giving thanks to 10the Father, who has qualified us hto share in 11the inheritance of the isaints in 12Light.

The Incomparable Christ

13 jFor He rescued us from the k13domain of darkness, and transferred us to the kingdom of l14His beloved Son,
14 15in whom we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins.