Ephesians 3:17



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; and that you, being rooted and grounded in love,

King James Version

That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that ye, being rooted and grounded in love,

Holman Bible

and that the Messiah may dwell in your hearts through faith. [I pray that] you, being rooted and firmly established in love,

International Standard Version

and that the Messiah would make his home in your hearts through faith. Then, having been rooted and grounded in love,

A Conservative Version

For the Christ to dwell in your hearts through faith,

American Standard Version

that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; to the end that ye, being rooted and grounded in love,

Amplified

May Christ through your faith [actually] dwell (settle down, abide, make His permanent home) in your hearts! May you be rooted deep in love and founded securely on love,

An Understandable Version

so that Christ will live in your hearts through faith. [I pray] that you will be rooted and grounded in [your] love,

Anderson New Testament

that Christ may dwell in your hearts through the faith;

Bible in Basic English

So that Christ may have his place in your hearts through faith; and that you, being rooted and based in love,

Common New Testament

so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; and that you, being rooted and grounded in love,

Daniel Mace New Testament

so that your souls may be possess'd with faith in Christ.

Darby Translation

that the Christ may dwell, through faith, in your hearts, being rooted and founded in love,

Goodspeed New Testament

and through your faith to let Christ in his love make his home in your hearts. Your roots must be deep and your foundations strong,

John Wesley New Testament

That being rooted and grounded in love,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

that the Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith, that ye, being rooted and grounded in charity,

Julia Smith Translation

For Christ to dwell by faith in your hearts; in love being rendered firm, and the foundation laid,

King James 2000

That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that you, being rooted and grounded in love,

Lexham Expanded Bible

[that] Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith (you having been firmly rooted and established in love),

Modern King James verseion

that Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that you, being rooted and grounded in love,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

that Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that ye, being rooted and grounded in love,

Moffatt New Testament

May Christ dwell in your hearts as you have faith!

Montgomery New Testament

that Christ may make his home in your hearts through your faith; that you may be so deeply rooted and so firmly grounded in love,

NET Bible

that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith, so that, because you have been rooted and grounded in love,

New Heart English Bible

that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; to the end that you, being rooted and grounded in love,

New simplified Bible

May Christ dwell in your hearts through faith to the end that you will be rooted and grounded in love.

Noyes New Testament

that Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith, ye having been rooted and grounded in love,

Sawyer New Testament

that Christ may dwell in your hearts through the faith, you being founded and established in love,

The Emphasized Bible

That the Christ may dwell, through means of your faith, in your hearts, in love, having become rooted and founded,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

that Christ may dwell by faith in your hearts; that rooted and grounded in love,

Twentieth Century New Testament

So that the Christ, through your faith, may make his home within your hearts in love; And I pray that you, now firmly rooted and established, may, with all Christ's People,

Webster

That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that ye, being rooted and grounded in love,

Weymouth New Testament

I pray that Christ may make His home in your hearts through your faith; so that having your roots deep and your foundations strong, in love, you may become mighty to grasp the idea,

Williams New Testament

and that Christ in His love, through your faith, may make His permanent home in your hearts. You must be deeply rooted, your foundations must be strong,

World English Bible

that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; to the end that you, being rooted and grounded in love,

Worrell New Testament

that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; that ye, having been rooted and grounded in love,

Worsley New Testament

that Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith: and be ye rooted and grounded in love,

Youngs Literal Translation

that the Christ may dwell through the faith in your hearts, in love having been rooted and founded,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage

which , who , the things , the son ,
Usage: 0

Χριστός 
christos 
Usage: 557

κατοικέω 
Katoikeo 
Usage: 40

in
ἐν 
En 
ἐν 
En 
in , by , with , among , at , on , through ,
in , by , with , among , at , on , through ,
Usage: 2128
Usage: 2128

ὑμῶν 
Humon 
your , you , ye , yours , not tr. ,
Usage: 371

καρδία 
Kardia 
Usage: 116

by
διά 
Dia 
by , through , with , for , for ... sake , therefore , for this cause , because ,
Usage: 527

πίστις 
Pistis 
Usage: 221

ῥιζόω 
Rhizoo 
Usage: 2

and

and , also , even , both , then , so , likewise , not tr. , , vr and
Usage: 0

θεμελιόω 
themelioo 
Usage: 4

Images Ephesians 3:17

Context Readings

Prayer For Spiritual Strength

16 that He would grant you, according to the riches of His glory, to be strengthened with power through His Spirit in the inner man, 17 so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; and that you, being rooted and grounded in love, 18 may be able to comprehend with all the saints what is the breadth and length and height and depth,


Cross References

Colossians 2:7

having been firmly rooted and now being built up in Him and established in your faith, just as you were instructed, and overflowing with gratitude.

John 14:23

Jesus answered and said to him, "If anyone loves Me, he will keep My word; and My Father will love him, and We will come to him and make Our abode with him.

Colossians 1:23

if indeed you continue in the faith firmly established and steadfast, and not moved away from the hope of the gospel that you have heard, which was proclaimed in all creation under heaven, and of which I, Paul, was made a minister.

Matthew 13:6

"But when the sun had risen, they were scorched; and because they had no root, they withered away.

Galatians 2:20

"I have been crucified with Christ; and it is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me; and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself up for me.

Revelation 3:20

'Behold, I stand at the door and knock; if anyone hears My voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and will dine with him, and he with Me.

Matthew 7:24-25

"Therefore everyone who hears these words of Mine and acts on them, may be compared to a wise man who built his house on the rock.

Luke 6:48

he is like a man building a house, who dug deep and laid a foundation on the rock; and when a flood occurred, the torrent burst against that house and could not shake it, because it had been well built.

John 14:17

that is the Spirit of truth, whom the world cannot receive, because it does not see Him or know Him, but you know Him because He abides with you and will be in you.

John 17:23

I in them and You in Me, that they may be perfected in unity, so that the world may know that You sent Me, and loved them, even as You have loved Me.

Romans 5:5

and hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out within our hearts through the Holy Spirit who was given to us.

Romans 8:9-11

However, you are not in the flesh but in the Spirit, if indeed the Spirit of God dwells in you But if anyone does not have the Spirit of Christ, he does not belong to Him.

1 Corinthians 8:1

Now concerning things sacrificed to idols, we know that we all have knowledge Knowledge makes arrogant, but love edifies.

2 Corinthians 5:14-15

For the love of Christ controls us, having concluded this, that one died for all, therefore all died;

2 Corinthians 6:16

Or what agreement has the temple of God with idols? For we are the temple of the living God; just as God said, "I WILL DWELL IN THEM AND WALK AMONG THEM; AND I WILL BE THEIR GOD, AND THEY SHALL BE MY PEOPLE.

Galatians 5:6

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision nor uncircumcision means anything, but faith working through love.

Ephesians 2:21-22

in whom the whole building, being fitted together, is growing into a holy temple in the Lord,

Colossians 1:27

to whom God willed to make known what is the riches of the glory of this mystery among the Gentiles, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory.

1 John 4:4

You are from God, little children, and have overcome them; because greater is He who is in you than he who is in the world.

1 John 4:16

We have come to know and have believed the love which God has for us God is love, and the one who abides in love abides in God, and God abides in him.

Isaiah 57:15

For thus says the high and exalted One Who lives forever, whose name is Holy, "I dwell on a high and holy place, And also with the contrite and lowly of spirit In order to revive the spirit of the lowly And to revive the heart of the contrite.

John 6:56

"He who eats My flesh and drinks My blood abides in Me, and I in him.

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