Read verse in English Standard Version 5 For you may be sure of this, that everyone who is sexually immoral or impure, or who is covetous (that is, an idolater), has no inheritance in the kingdom of Christ and God. 14:26; Col. 3:16; James 5:13, Matt. Created by a team of more than 100 leading evangelical scholars and pastors, the ESV Bible emphasizes word-for-word accuracy, literary excellence, and depth of meaning. 13 until we all attain to tthe unity of the faith and of the knowledge of the Son of God, uto mature manhood,5 to the measure of the stature of vthe fullness of Christ, ( L) everyone who is sexually immoral or impure, or who is covetous (. He loved us  and offered himself as a sacrifice for us, a pleasing aroma to God.. 3 Let there be no sexual immorality, impurity, or greed among you. Walk as children of light 9 (for the fruit of light is found in all that is good and right and true), 10 and try to discern what is pleasing to the Lord. 9 (hIn saying, “He ascended,” what does it mean but that he had also descended into ithe lower regions, the earth?2 6 sChildren, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. NIV 1 Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children ESV 2 And walk in love, as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us, a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. 4 There is u one body and v one Spirit — just as you were called to the one w hope that belongs to your call — … Close Sidebar. 18 And sdo not get drunk with wine, for that is tdebauchery, but ube filled with the Spirit, 17 Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what rthe will of the Lord is. 33 However, let each one of you love his wife as himself, and let the wife see that she respects her husband. Notes. Intro. 5 … Amen. 3 “that it may go well with you and that you may live long in the land.” dWalk as children of light 21 assuming that myou have heard about him and nwere taught in him, as the truth is in Jesus, 6 aone God and Father of all, bwho is over all and through all and in all. Read Ephesians 5 from the ESV Bible online. Next. 18 praying yat all times zin the Spirit, awith all prayer and supplication. 29 For cit has been granted to you that for the sake of Christ you should not only believe in him but also bsuffer for his sake, 22 to oput off pyour old self,6 which belongs to your former manner of life and is corrupt through qdeceitful desires, What are the benefits of creating an account? 25 gHusbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and hgave himself up for her, 10 He who descended is the one who also jascended kfar above all the heavens, that he might lfill all things.) Therefore it says, “Awake, O sleeper, and arise from the dead,and Christ will shine on you.”. 1 Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children; 2 And walk in love, as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us, a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. 19 and dalso for me, that words may be given to me in opening my mouth eboldly to proclaim fthe mystery of the gospel, He who loves his wife loves himself. Ephesians 2:4-5 ESV - But God, being rich in mercy, because - Bible Gateway. 8 for bat one time you were cdarkness, but now you are light in the Lord. 13 But when lanything is exposed by the light, it becomes visible, 26 so that in me uyou may have ample cause to glory in Christ Jesus, because of my coming to you again. 5 v Bondservants, 1 obey your earthly masters 2 with fear and trembling, w with a sincere heart, x as you would Christ, 6 not by the way of eye-service, as y people-pleasers, but as bondservants of Christ, doing the will of God from the heart, 7 rendering service with a good will as to the Lord and not to man, 8 z knowing that whatever good anyone does, this he will receive back from the Lord, a whether he is a … Ephesians 5 New Living Translation (NLT) Living in the Light. must not even be named among you, as is proper among saints. You'll get this book and many others when you join Bible Gateway Plus. Previous. 12. everyone who is sexually immoral or impure, or who is covetous (. 13. that is, an idolater), has no inheritance in … 24 and to put on sthe new self, tcreated after the likeness of God in true righteousness and holiness. 5 1 Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children. 5 Imitate God, therefore, in everything you do, because you are his dear children. 2 assuming that you have heard of qthe stewardship of rGod’s grace that was given to me for you, Try it free for 30 days. 23 and rto be renewed in the spirit of your minds, 32 This mystery is profound, and I am saying that it refers to Christ and the church. English Standard Version (ESV) Bible Book List. Font Size. Passage. 4 Let there be no filthiness nor foolish talk nor crude joking, which are out of place, but instead let there be thanksgiving. 9 and ito bring to light for everyone what is the plan of the mystery jhidden for ages in2 God, kwho created all things, 10 and ftry to discern what is pleasing to the Lord. 30 because nwe are members of his body. 22 I have sent him to you for this very purpose, that you may know how we are, and that he may kencourage your hearts. 5 xone Lord, yone faith, zone baptism, 2 And walk in love, as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us, a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. 6 And I am sure of this, that he who began ha good work in you iwill bring it to completion at jthe day of Jesus Christ. ESV 1 Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children. 15 bSome indeed preach Christ from envy and rivalry, but others from good will. 1:4, Acts 16:25; 1 Cor. 12 qto equip the saints for the work of ministry, for rbuilding up sthe body of Christ, The next step is to choose a monthly or yearly subscription, and then enter your payment information. Creating an account allows you to access more features and content such as: Reading the Bible is rewarding, and these plans make it easy! Let there be no filthiness nor foolish talk nor crude joking, which are out of place, but instead let there be thanksgiving. Study. 17 Now this I say and dtestify in the Lord, ethat you must no longer walk as the Gentiles do, fin the futility of their minds. 26 that he might sanctify her, having cleansed her by ithe washing of water jwith the word, 8 Therefore it says. 5 gbecause of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now. 2 r Bear one another’s burdens, and s so fulfill t the law of Christ. (Eph 5:25; Eph 5:28; 1Pe 3:2; 1Pe 3:6) The ESV ® Bible (The Holy Bible, English Standard Version ® ) copyright ©2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. 6:5] as to the Lord. 5 Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children. My desire is oto depart and pbe with Christ, for that is far better. 23 For the husband is the head of the wife even as Christ is the head of the church, his body, and is himself its Savior. 12 in whom we have qboldness and raccess with sconfidence through our tfaith in him. 16 that according to xthe riches of his glory yhe may grant you to be strengthened with power through his Spirit zin your inner being, 6 This mystery is1 that the Gentiles are xfellow heirs, ymembers of the same body, and zpartakers of the promise in Christ Jesus through the gospel. f“When he ascended on high ghe led a host of captives. 16 In all circumstances take up uthe shield of faith, with which you can extinguish all vthe flaming darts of wthe evil one; 10 so that you may approve what is excellent, sand so be pure and blameless tfor the day of Christ, Add parallel. ( I) one body and. Don't have an account? To subscribe at our regular subscription rate, click the button below. 11 filled uwith the fruit of righteousness that comes vthrough Jesus Christ, wto the glory and praise of God. You’re already logged in with your Bible Gateway account. 21 For to me mto live is Christ, and to die is gain. 14 for anything that becomes visible is light. 20 for which I gam an ambassador hin chains, that I may declare it boldly, as I ought to speak. 17 and take sthe helmet of salvation, and xthe sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God, 18 They gare darkened in their understanding, halienated from the life of God because of the ignorance that is in them, due to itheir hardness of heart. 23 For cthe husband is the head of the wife even as dChrist is the head of the church, his body, and is ehimself its Savior. Ephesians 5:3-4 ESV But sexual immorality and all impurity or covetousness must not even be named among you, as is proper among saints. 4 Let there be r no filthiness nor foolish talk nor crude joking, s which are out of place, but instead t let there be thanksgiving. 2 dGrace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Previous. 3 For u if anyone thinks he is something, v when he is nothing, he deceives himself. 20 iNow to jhim who is able to do far more abundantly than all that we ask or think, kaccording to the power at work within us, Ephesians 5:14. 11 Take no part in the unfruitful works of darkness, but instead expose them. 22 If I am to live in the flesh, that means fruitful labor for me. 13 so that it has become known throughout the whole imperial guard6 and yto all the rest that zmy imprisonment is for Christ. ( I) no filthiness nor foolish talk nor crude joking, ( J) which are out of place, but instead. 6 wLet no one xdeceive you with empty words, for because of these things ythe wrath of God comes upon zthe sons of disobedience. 7 But cgrace was given dto each one of us eaccording to the measure of Christ’s gift. Eph 5:33 - However, let each one of you love his wife as himself, and let the wife see that she respects her husband. Ephesians 5:21-32 English Standard Version (ESV). 2 And walk in love, as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us, a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. 18 may have strength to dcomprehend with all the saints what is the breadth and length and eheight and depth, Starting your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus is easy. 4 Let there be. 15 from whom wevery family3 in heaven and on earth is named, 19 and to know the love of Christ fthat surpasses knowledge, that gyou may be filled with all hthe fullness of God. 8 zknowing that whatever good anyone does, this he will receive back from the Lord, awhether he is a bondservant or is free. This summary of the book of Ephesians provides information about the title, author(s), date of writing, chronology, theme, theology, outline, a brief overview, and the chapters of the Book of Ephesians. 17 Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what the will of the Lord is. 7 Therefore do not become partners with them; 8 for at one time you were darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. 29 bLet no corrupting talk come out of your mouths, but only such as is good for building up, as fits the occasion, that it may give cgrace to those who hear. Interlinear Bibles Cross-Refs Commentaries Dictionaries Misc Interlinear Bibles Cross-References Commentaries Dictionaries Misc 27 Only vlet your manner of life be wworthy8 of the gospel of Christ, so that whether I come and see you or am absent, I may hear of you xthat you are standing firm in one spirit, with yone mind zstriving side by side for the faith of the gospel, Intro. bearing with one another in love, 3 eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in. ESV Student Study Bible, TruTone, Navy Blue, ESV Gospel Transformation Bible, 1st Edition (Chocolate/Plum with Trail Design), ESV Study Bible (TruTone Imitation Leather, Lavender, Ornament Design), ESV Scripture Journal: New Testament Boxed Set of 19. Study. 23 For # 1 Cor. Ephesians 5:5 5 For you may be sure of this, that u everyone who is sexually immoral or impure, or who is covetous ( v that is, an idolater), has no inheritance in … 11 gTake no part in the hunfruitful iworks of darkness, but instead jexpose them. Cancel any time. 4 I therefore, m a prisoner for the Lord, urge you to n walk in a manner worthy of o the calling to which you have been called, 2 with all p humility and q gentleness, with r patience, s bearing with one another in love, 3 eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in t the bond of peace. 28 and not frightened in anything by your opponents. 23 lPeace be to the brothers,4 and mlove with faith, from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Ephesians 5:3–4 3 But p sexual immorality and all impurity or covetousness q must not even be named among you, as is proper among saints. 4 I therefore, a prisoner for the Lord, urge you to walk in a manner worthy of the calling to which you have been called, 2 with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love, 3 eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. 13 So I ask you not to lose heart over what I am suffering ufor you, vwhich is your glory. 26 wBe angry and do not sin; do not let the sun go down on your anger, Try it for 30 days FREE. 22 [z] For Ephesians 5:22-6:9, see Colossians 3:18-4:1 Wives, [a] See Genesis 3:16 submit to your own husbands, [b] [Ephesians 6:5] as to the Lord. 10 so that through the church the manifold lwisdom of God mmight now be made known to nthe rulers and authorities oin the heavenly places. Add parallel. 1 Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children. 32 hBe kind to one another, tenderhearted, iforgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you. 17 The former proclaim Christ eout of selfish ambition, not sincerely but thinking to afflict me in my imprisonment. Keep watch on yourself, lest you too be tempted. Passage. 1 Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children. 5 which was not made known to the sons of men in other generations as it has now been revealed to his holy apostles and prophets by the Spirit.