Get beautiful Bible art delivered to your inbox. 6 So we praise God for the glorious grace he has poured out on us who belong to his dear Son. 6 So we praise God for the glorious grace he has poured out on us who belong to his dear Son. God decided in advance to adopt us into his own family by bringing us to himself through Jesus Christ. This is what he wanted to do, and it gave him great pleasure. I am writing to God’s holy people in Ephesus,* 1:1 The most ancient manuscripts do not include in Ephesus. Eph 1:1 - This letter is from Paul, chosen by the will of God to be an apostle of Christ Jesus. This is what he wanted to do, and it gave him great pleasure. Ephesians 1:5 NLT. ? Ephesians 1 :: New Living Translation (NLT) Strong's. 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. This is what he wanted to do, and it gave him great pleasure." Ephesians 1:5 NLT - God decided in advance to adopt us into - Bible Gateway. 2 Live a life filled with love, following the example of Christ. who are faithful followers of Christ Jesus. We’ll send you a new verse every day to download or share. This is what he wanted to do, and it gave him great pleasure. 4 Even before he made the world, God loved us and chose us in Christ to be holy and without fault in his eyes. 1:5 Having predestinated us to the adoption of sons - Having foreordained that all who afterwards believed should enjoy the dignity of being sons of God, and joint - heirs with Christ. Ephesians 5:1-5 New Living Translation (NLT) Living in the Light. 2 May God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ give you grace and peace. 1 1 This letter is from Paul, chosen by the will of God to be an apostle of Christ Jesus. Ephesians 1:5, NLT: "God decided in advance to adopt us into his own family by bringing us to himself through Jesus Christ. This is what he wanted to do, and it gave him great pleasure. All rights reserved. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. 5 God decided in advance to adopt us into his own family by bringing us to himself through Jesus Christ. Ephesians 5:1 Living in the Light. This is what he wanted to do, and it gave him great pleasure. 5 God decided in advance to adopt us into his own family by bringing us to himself through Jesus Christ. Ephesians 1:1-5. Summary of the Book of Ephesians. 1 This letter is from Paul, chosen by the will of God to be an apostle of Christ Jesus.. Ephesians 1:5 God decided in advance to adopt us into his own family by bringing us to himself through Jesus Christ. 5 Imitate God, therefore, in everything you do, because you are his dear children. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. NLT… 5 God decided in advance to adopt us into his own family by bringing us to himself through Jesus Christ. Ephesians 1:5 5 God decided in advance to adopt us into his own family by bringing us to himself through Jesus Christ. KJV (Narrated) NKJV (Narrated) NKJV (Dramatized) NLT (Dramatized) NIV (Narrated) NIV (Dramatized) NASB (Narrated) RVR60 (Español) Greetings from Paul. Ephesians 1:5 Parallel. Greetings from Paul. New Living Translation (NLT), Ephesians 1:5 in all English translations, Contemporary Comparative Side-by-Side Bible: NIV/NKJV/NLT/The Message, Bonded leather, burgundy, NLT Boys Life Application Study Bible, LeatherLike, Midnight/Blue, NLT Teen Life Application Study Bible, Softcover, NLT Thinline Reference Bible, Filament Enabled Edition--soft leather-look, rustic brown, The NLT One Year Chronological Bible - softcover. Ephesians 1 New Living Translation << Galatians 6 | Ephesians 1 | Ephesians 2 >> Salutation. [ a] 7 He is so rich in kindness and grace that he purchased our freedom with the blood of his Son and … Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. Read verse in … May God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ give you grace and peace. Read more Share Copy Show footnotes A service of Faithlife / Logos Bible Software . 1:5 Having predestinated us to the adoption of sons - Having foreordained that all who afterwards believed should enjoy the dignity of being sons of God, and joint - heirs with Christ. This is what he wanted to do, and it gave him great pleasure. Red Letter. This is what he wanted to do, and it gave him great pleasure. [a] 7 He is so rich in kindness and grace that he purchased our freedom with the blood of his Son and forgave our sins. I am writing to God’s holy people in Ephesus, who are faithful followers of Christ Jesus. 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Imitate God, therefore, in everything you do, because you are his dear children. Ephesians 1. Eph 1:1. Ephesians 1:5-7 New Living Translation (NLT) 5 God decided in advance to adopt us into his own family by bringing us to himself through Jesus Christ. Ephesians 1:5 - NLT - His unchanging plan has always been to adopt us... Study verse in the New Living Translation Paragraph. The author identifies himself as Paul (1:1; 3:1; cf. Spiritual Blessings in Christ. God decided in advance to adopt us into his own family by bringing us to himself through Jesus Christ. Listen to the Bible. Ephesians 1:5-8 New Living Translation (NLT) 5 God decided in advance to adopt us into his own family by bringing us to himself through Jesus Christ. He loved us and offered himself as a sacrifice for us, a pleasing aroma to God. Verse. All rights reserved. This letter is from Paul, chosen by the will of God to be an apostle of Christ Jesus. This is what he wanted to do, and it gave him great pleasure. 3 All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly realms because we are united with Christ. Tools. Ephesians 1:5, CSB: "He predestined us to be adopted as sons through Jesus Christ for himself, according to the good pleasure of his will," Wesley's Notes on the Bible. Ephesians 1:1-23, NLT. I am writing to God's holy people in Ephesus, who are faithful followers of Christ Jesus.