4 Let there be (I)no filthiness nor foolish talk nor crude joking, (J)which are out of place, but instead (K)let there be thanksgiving. All rights reserved worldwide. 22 Wives, submit yourselves to your own husbands(AJ) as you do to the Lord. He who loves his wife loves himself. 4 Nor should there be obscenity, foolish talk(H) or coarse joking, which are out of place, but rather thanksgiving. 18 And (AK)do not get drunk with wine, for that is (AL)debauchery, but (AM)be filled with the Spirit, 19 addressing one another in (AN)psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody to the Lord with your heart, 20 (AO)giving thanks always and for everything to God the Father (AP)in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, 21 (AQ)submitting to one another out of reverence for Christ. ( B) 2 and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us. 3 But (G)sexual immorality and all impurity or covetousness (H)must not even be named among you, as is proper among saints. 7 Therefore do … Ephesians 5 NIV - Follow God’s example, therefore, as - Bible Gateway. (AC) 18 Do not get drunk on wine,(AD) which leads to debauchery. 24 Now as the church submits to Christ, so also wives should submit to their husbands(AM) in everything. (AU) 31 “For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and the two will become one flesh.”[c](AV) 32 This is a profound mystery—but I am talking about Christ and the church. 1 Be ye therefore imitators of God, as beloved children; 2 and walk in love, even as Christ also loved you, and gave himself up for us, an offering and a sacrifice to God for an odor of a sweet smell. 24 Now as the church submits to Christ, so also wives should submit to their husbands(AM) in everything. 15 above]; Col. 4:5; [Prov. Ephesians 5. 7 Therefore (R)do not become partners with them; 8 for (S)at one time you were (T)darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. 33 However, each one of you also must love his wife(AW) as he loves himself, and the wife must respect her husband. Text: Ephesians 5, 1-9. Ephesians 5-6 New International Version (NIV) 5 1 Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children 2 and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. 33 However, each one of you also must love his wife(AW) as he loves himself, and the wife must respect her husband. 25 Husbands, love your wives,(AN) just as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her(AO) 26 to make her holy,(AP) cleansing[b] her by the washing(AQ) with water through the word, 27 and to present her to himself(AR) as a radiant church, without stain or wrinkle or any other blemish, but holy and blameless. 1 Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children; 1 Be ye therefore followers of God, as dear children; 1 Therefore, be imitators of God, as dearly loved children. (AS) 28 In this same way, husbands ought to love their wives(AT) as their own bodies. (AS) 28 In this same way, husbands ought to love their wives(AT) as their own bodies. 6:13; Eccles. Ephesians 5 Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. 5 For of this you can be sure: No immoral, impure or greedy person—such a person is an idolater—has any inheritance in the kingdom of Christ and of God. Ephesians 1:3-14 New International Version (NIV) Praise for Spiritual Blessings in Christ 3 Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in the heavenly realms with every spiritual blessing in Christ. 5 Slaves, obey your earthly masters with respectand fear, and with sincerity of heart,just as you would obey Christ.6 Obey them not only to win their favor when their eye is on you, but as slaves of Christ,doing the will of God from your heart.7 Serve wholeheartedly, as if you were serving the Lord, not people,8 because you know that the Lord will reward each one for whatever good they do,whether they … See How They All Connect. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. Bible > NIV > Ephesians 5 Ephesians 5 New International Version: Par 1 Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children 2 and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. Ephesians 5:1-20. NIV 1 Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children NIV 2 and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. 15 Be very careful, then, how you live(Z)—not as unwise but as wise, 16 making the most of every opportunity,(AA) because the days are evil. 21 Submit to one another(AI) out of reverence for Christ. Be very careful, then, how you live—not as unwise but as wise Ephesians 5:4, ESV: "Let there be no filthiness nor foolish talk nor crude joking, which are out of place, but instead let there be thanksgiving." (AB) 17 Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what the Lord’s will is. Text: Ephesians 5, 1-9. [a](L) 6 Let no one deceive you(M) with empty words, for because of such things God’s wrath(N) comes on those who are disobedient. Ephesians 5:1-17 NIV - Follow God’s example, therefore, as - Bible Gateway. 5 1 Follow God’s example,(A) therefore, as dearly loved children(B) 2 and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us(C) and gave himself up for us(D) as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God.(E). 8 For you were once(P) darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. 15 (AG)Look carefully then how you walk, not as unwise but as wise, 16 (AH)making the best use of the time, because (AI)the days are evil. New International Version Ephesians 5 1 Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children 2 and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up … 4:2]; See Rom. Now as the church submits to Christ, so also wives should submit to their husbands in everything. NIV, Storyline Bible, Comfort Print: Each Story Plays a Part. Ephesians 5:1-13 New International Version (NIV). NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. 1 Be ye therefore imitators of God, as beloved children; 2 and walk in love, even as Christ also loved you, and gave himself up for us, an offering and a sacrifice to God for an odor of a sweet smell. Ephesians 5. Therefore it says, (AD)“Awake, O sleeper,    and (AE)arise from the dead,and (AF)Christ will shine on you.”. 1 Be ye therefore imitators of God, as beloved children; 2 and walk in love, even as Christ also loved you, and gave himself up for us, an offering and a sacrifice to God for an odor of a sweet smell. New International Version (NIV), Sign up for these short lessons that answer basic questions about the Bible, Ps 27:6; 95:2; Ac 16:25; 1Co 14:15, 26; Col 3:16, ver 4; Job 1:21; Ps 34:1; Col 3:17; Heb 13:15, Ge 3:16; 1Co 14:34; Col 3:18; 1Ti 2:12; Tit 2:5; 1Pe 3:1, 5, 6, NIV, Biblical Theology Study Bible, Comfort Print: Follow God’s Redemptive Plan as It Unfolds throughout Scripture, NIV, Quest Study Bible, Comfort Print: The Only Q and A Study Bible. Looking for a fundamental understanding of the Bible? 6 Let no one deceive you with empty words, for because of such things God’s wrath comes on those who are disobedient. Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. 29 After all, no one ever hated their own body, but they feed and care for their body, just as Christ does the church— 30 for we are members of his body. Ephesians 5:1-20 NIV. Instead, be filled with the Spirit,(AE) 19 speaking to one another with psalms, hymns, and songs from the Spirit. 3 But among you there must not be even a hint of sexual immorality,(F) or of any kind of impurity, or of greed,(G) because these are improper for God’s holy people. Ephesians 5 New International Version (NIV) 5 1 Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children 2 and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. (AK) 23 For the husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the head of the church,(AL) his body, of which he is the Savior. Sign up here! Bible Gateway Ephesians 5 :: NIV. 13 But everything exposed by the light(V) becomes visible—and everything that is illuminated becomes a light. Ephesians 5. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. 19:5; Mark 10:7, 8; Cited from Gen. 2:24, Ps 27:6; 95:2; Ac 16:25; 1Co 14:15, 26; Col 3:16, ver 4; Job 1:21; Ps 34:1; Col 3:17; Heb 13:15, Ge 3:16; 1Co 14:34; Col 3:18; 1Ti 2:12; Tit 2:5; 1Pe 3:1, 5, 6. 13 But everything exposed by the light(V) becomes visible—and everything that is illuminated becomes a light. For the husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the head of the church, his body, of which he is the Savior. 51:17; 52:1; 60:1; Mal. 23 For the husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the head of the church, his body, of which he is the Savior. Ephesians 5. NIV 3 But among you there must not be even a hint of sexual immorality, or of any kind of impurity, or of greed, because these are improper for God’s holy people. 22 Wives, submit yourselves to your own husbands(AJ) as you do to the Lord. 31 (BG)“Therefore a man shall leave his father and mother and hold fast to his wife, and (BH)the two shall become one flesh.” 32 This mystery is profound, and I am saying that it refers to Christ and the church. Text: Ephesians 5, 1-9. 24 Now as the church submits to Christ, so also wives should submit to their husbands in everything. 1:4, Acts 16:25; 1 Cor. (AK) 23 For the husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the head of the church,(AL) his body, of which he is the Savior. 17 Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what (AJ)the will of the Lord is. 1 Be ye therefore imitators of God, as beloved children; 2 and walk in love, even as Christ also loved you, and gave himself up for us, an offering and a sacrifice to God for an odor of a sweet smell. [Isa. Ephesians 5 NIV - Follow God’s example,… | Biblia. 5 1 Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children 2 and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. 14 This is why it is said: “Wake up, sleeper,(W)    rise from the dead,(X)    and Christ will shine on you.”(Y). The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. NIV: ESV: NASB: KJV: HCSB: 1 Follow God's example, therefore, as dearly loved children: 1 Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children. 33 However, (BI)let each one of you love his wife as himself, and let the wife see that she (BJ)respects her husband. (T) 11 Have nothing to do with the fruitless deeds of darkness,(U) but rather expose them. 5 (A)Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. 17 Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what the Lord’s will is. NIV: New International Version (AU) 31 “For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and the two will become one flesh.”[c](AV) 32 This is a profound mystery—but I am talking about Christ and the church. Instead, be filled with the Spirit,(AE) 19 speaking to one another with psalms, hymns, and songs from the Spirit. 5 1 Follow God’s example, ( A) therefore, as dearly loved children. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. Read verse in New International Version Be imitators of God, therefore, as dearly loved children. (I) 5 For of this you can be sure: No immoral, impure or greedy person—such a person is an idolater(J)—has any inheritance(K) in the kingdom of Christ and of God. ( C) and gave himself up for us. to make her holy, cleansing her by the washing with water through the word Wives, submit yourselves to your own husbands as you do to the Lord. Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. (O) 7 Therefore do not be partners with them. 1 Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children 2 and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. 1 Be ye therefore imitators of God, as beloved children; 2 and walk in love, even as Christ also loved you, and gave himself up for us, an offering and a sacrifice to God for an odor of a sweet smell. 14:26; Col. 3:16; James 5:13, Matt. Text: Ephesians 5, 1-9. Imitators of God. 13 But when (AC)anything is exposed by the light, it becomes visible, 14 for anything that becomes visible is light. Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. 5 1 Follow God’s example,(A) therefore, as dearly loved children(B) 2 and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us(C) and gave himself up for us(D) as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God.(E). NIV 1 Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children NIV 2 and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. All rights reserved worldwide. 1. NIV 1 Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children NIV 2 and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. 6 (N)Let no one (O)deceive you with empty words, for because of these things (P)the wrath of God comes upon (Q)the sons of disobedience. 14 This is why it is said: “Wake up, sleeper,(W)    rise from the dead,(X)    and Christ will shine on you.”(Y). Instructions for Christian Households - Submit to one another out of reverence for Christ. 5 1 Follow God's example, therefore, as dearly loved children 2 and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. 4 Nor should there be obscenity, foolish talk(H) or coarse joking, which are out of place, but rather thanksgiving. Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. (I) 5 For of this you can be sure: No immoral, impure or greedy person—such a person is an idolater(J)—has any inheritance(K) in the kingdom of Christ and of God. 29 After all, no one ever hated their own body, but they feed and care for their body, just as Christ does the church— 30 for we are members of his body. Live as children of light(Q) 9 (for the fruit(R) of the light consists in all goodness,(S) righteousness and truth) 10 and find out what pleases the Lord. 15 Be very careful, then, how you live(Z)—not as unwise but as wise, 16 making the most of every opportunity,(AA) because the days are evil. 7 But to each one of us grace has been given as Christ apportioned it. 5 For you may be sure of this, that (L)everyone who is sexually immoral or impure, or who is covetous ((M)that is, an idolater), has no inheritance in the kingdom of Christ and God. (T) 11 Have nothing to do with the fruitless deeds of darkness,(U) but rather expose them. Ephesians 5:2 New International Version (NIV) 2 and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. Live as children of light(Q) 9 (for the fruit(R) of the light consists in all goodness,(S) righteousness and truth) 10 and find out what pleases the Lord. 25 (AY)Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and (AZ)gave himself up for her, 26 that he might sanctify her, having cleansed her by (BA)the washing of water (BB)with the word, 27 so (BC)that he might present the church to himself in splendor, (BD)without spot or wrinkle or any such thing, that she might be holy and without blemish. (U)Walk as children of light 9 (for (V)the fruit of light is found in all that is good and right and true), 10 and (W)try to discern what is pleasing to the Lord. 5 Follow God’s example,k therefore, as dearly loved childrenl 2 and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved usm and gave himself up for usn as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God.o. ( D) as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. Ephesians 5:4 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Ephesians 5:4, NIV: "Nor should there be obscenity, foolish talk or coarse joking, which are out of place, but rather thanksgiving." Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. Ephesians 4. Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. 11 (X)Take no part in the (Y)unfruitful (Z)works of darkness, but instead (AA)expose them. But among you there must not be even a hint of sexual immorality, or of any kind of impurity, or of greed, because these are improper for God’s holy people. Text: Ephesians 5, 1-9. Ephesians 5 Parallel Chapters. [a](L) 6 Let no one deceive you(M) with empty words, for because of such things God’s wrath(N) comes on those who are disobedient. 12 It is shameful even to mention what the disobedient do in secret. 13:11, [See ver. Chapter ... 5 one Lord, one faith, one baptism; 6 one God and Father of all, who is over all and through all and in all. Ephesians 4; Ephesians 5 Bible / Bible Versions / New International Version / Ephesians 4; Ephesians 5; Share Tweet. He who loves his wife loves himself. 2. and live a life of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for … Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by … NIV 3 But among you there must not be even a hint of sexual immorality, or of any kind of impurity, or of greed, because these are improper for God’s holy people. (O) 7 Therefore do not be partners with them. 2 And (B)walk in love, (C)as Christ loved us and (D)gave himself up for us, a (E)fragrant (F)offering and sacrifice to God. 3 But among you there must not be even a hint of sexual immorality,(F) or of any kind of impurity, or of greed,(G) because these are improper for God’s holy people. But among you there must not be even a hint of sexual immorality, or of any kind of impurity, or of greed, because these are improper for God’s holy people. [a] 28 In the same way (BE)husbands should love their wives as their own bodies. 29 For no one ever hated his own flesh, but nourishes and cherishes it, just as Christ does the church, 30 because (BF)we are members of his body. He who loves his wife loves himself. Ephesians 5:15-17 New International Version (NIV) 15 Be very careful, then, how you live—not as unwise but as wise, 16 making the most of every opportunity, because the days are evil. (AB) 17 Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what the Lord’s will is. 8 For you were once(P) darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Ephesians 5:22-33 New International Version (NIV) 22 Wives, submit yourselves to your own husbands as you do to the Lord. Ephesians 5:2 NIV and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture, NIV, The Story: The Bible as One Continuing Story of God and His People. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. 24 Now as the church submits to Christ, so also wives should submit (AX)in everything to their husbands. 12:1; Amos 5:13; Gal. 23 For (AU)the husband is the head of the wife even as (AV)Christ is the head of the church, his body, and is (AW)himself its Savior. 15:21], ch. 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