Parallel Verses

Amplified

The Spirit is the guarantee [the first installment, the pledge, a foretaste] of our inheritance until the redemption of God’s own [purchased] possession [His believers], to the praise of His glory.

New American Standard Bible

who is given as a pledge of our inheritance, with a view to the redemption of God’s own possession, to the praise of His glory.

King James Version

Which is the earnest of our inheritance until the redemption of the purchased possession, unto the praise of his glory.

Holman Bible

He is the down payment of our inheritance, for the redemption of the possession, to the praise of His glory.

International Standard Version

who is the guarantee of our inheritance until God redeems his own possession for his praise and glory.

A Conservative Version

which is a pledge of our inheritance for the redemption of the acquired possession, for appreciation of his glory.

American Standard Version

which is an earnest of our inheritance, unto the redemption of God's own possession, unto the praise of his glory.

An Understandable Version

He is a down payment of our inheritance, until God's own possession [i.e., His people] receives redemption. [Note: Here "redemption" refers to receiving a new body in heaven]. May this bring about praise to God's splendor.

Anderson New Testament

which is the earnest of our inheritance, given for the redemption of his possession to the praise of his glory.

Bible in Basic English

Which is the first-fruit of our heritage, till God gets back that which is his, to the praise of his glory.

Common New Testament

who is a deposit guaranteeing our inheritance, until the redemption of those who are God's possessionto the praise of his glory.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and this is the pledge of our inheritance, being given for the deliverance of his peculiar people, to the display of his glory.

Darby Translation

who is the earnest of our inheritance to the redemption of the acquired possession to the praise of his glory.

Godbey New Testament

who is the earnest of our salvation, unto the redemption of the possession, unto the praise of his glory.

Goodspeed New Testament

which is the advance installment of our inheritance, so that we may get full possession of it, and praise his glory for it.

John Wesley New Testament

Who is an earnest of our inheritance, till the redemption of the purchased possession, to the praise of his glory.

Julia Smith Translation

Which is the pledge of our inheritance for the redemption of the acquisition, to the praise of his glory.

King James 2000

Who is the guarantee of our inheritance until the redemption of the purchased possession, unto the praise of his glory.

Lexham Expanded Bible

who is the down payment of our inheritance, until the redemption of the possession, to the praise of his glory.

Modern King James verseion

who is the earnest of our inheritance, to the redemption of the purchased possession, to the praise of His glory.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

which is the earnest of our inheritance, to redeem the possession purchased, and that unto the laud of his glory.

Moffatt New Testament

which is the pledge and instalment of our common heritage, that we may obtain our divine possession and so redound to the praise of his glory.

Montgomery New Testament

who for the praise of his glory is the pledge of our common heritage, unto the complete redemption of his purchased property.

NET Bible

who is the down payment of our inheritance, until the redemption of God's own possession, to the praise of his glory.

New Heart English Bible

who is a pledge of our inheritance, to the redemption of God's own possession, to the praise of his glory.

Noyes New Testament

which is a pledge of our inheritance until the redemption of the purchased possession, to the praise of his glory.

Sawyer New Testament

which is a pledge of our inheritance for the redemption of the purchased possession, to the praise of his glory.

The Emphasized Bible

Which is an earnest of our inheritance, unto the redemption of the acquisition; - unto his glorious praise.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

which is the earnest of our inheritance, until the final redemption, acquired by him, come, to the praise of his glory.

Twentieth Century New Testament

And the Spirit is a pledge of our future heritage, fore- shadowing the full redemption of God's own People--to enhance his Glory.

Webster

Which is the earnest of our inheritance until the redemption of the purchased possession, to the praise of his glory.

Weymouth New Testament

that Spirit being a pledge and foretaste of our inheritance, in anticipation of its full redemption--the inheritance which He has purchased to be specially His for the extolling of His glory.

Williams New Testament

who is the first installment of our inheritance, so that we may finally come into full possession of the prize of redemption, and praise His glory for it.

World English Bible

who is a pledge of our inheritance, to the redemption of God's own possession, to the praise of his glory.

Worrell New Testament

which is an earnest of our inheritance until the redemption of the purchased possession, to the praise of His glory.

Worsley New Testament

who is the pledge of our inheritance, till the redemption of his purchased possession, to the praise of his glory.

Youngs Literal Translation

which is an earnest of our inheritance, to the redemption of the acquired possession, to the praise of His glory.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

the earnest
ἀῤῥαβών 
Arrhabon 
Usage: 3

of our
ἡμῶν 
hemon 
our, us, we, not tr,
Usage: 388

κληρονομία 
Kleronomia 
Usage: 11

εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

ἀπολύτρωσις 
Apolutrosis 
Usage: 9

περιποίησις 
Peripoiesis 
Usage: 5

εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

the praise
ἔπαινος 
Epainos 
Usage: 11

of his

Usage: 0

Devotionals

Devotionals about Ephesians 1:14

Devotionals containing Ephesians 1:14

Images Ephesians 1:14

Prayers for Ephesians 1:14

Context Readings

Praise To God For Spiritual Blessings

13 In Him, you also, when you heard the word of truth, the good news of your salvation, and [as a result] believed in Him, were stamped with the seal of the promised Holy Spirit [the One promised by Christ] as owned and protected [by God]. 14 The Spirit is the guarantee [the first installment, the pledge, a foretaste] of our inheritance until the redemption of God’s own [purchased] possession [His believers], to the praise of His glory. 15 For this reason, because I have heard of your faith in the Lord Jesus and your love for all God’s people,


Cross References

Romans 8:23

And not only this, but we too, who have the first fruits of the Spirit [a joyful indication of the blessings to come], even we groan inwardly, as we wait eagerly for [the sign of] our adoption as sons—the redemption and transformation of our body [at the resurrection].

2 Corinthians 1:22

it is He who has also put His seal on us [that is, He has appropriated us and certified us as His] and has given us the [Holy] Spirit in our hearts as a pledge [like a security deposit to guarantee the fulfillment of His promise of eternal life].

Ephesians 1:12

so that we who were the first to hope in Christ [who first put our confidence in Him as our Lord and Savior] would exist to the praise of His glory.

Acts 20:32

And now I commend you to God [placing you in His protective, loving care] and [I commend you] to the word of His grace [the counsel and promises of His unmerited favor]. His grace is able to build you up and to give you the [rightful] inheritance among all those who are sanctified [that is, among those who are set apart for God’s purpose—all believers].

1 Peter 2:9

But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a consecrated nation, a [special] people for God’s own possession, so that you may proclaim the excellencies [the wonderful deeds and virtues and perfections] of Him who called you out of darkness into His marvelous light.

Leviticus 25:24-34

So in all the country that you possess, you are to provide for the redemption of the land [in the Year of Jubilee].

Psalm 74:2


Remember Your congregation, which You have purchased of old,
Which You have redeemed to be the tribe of Your inheritance;
Remember Mount Zion, where You have dwelt.

Psalm 78:54


So He brought them to His holy land,
To this mountain [Zion] which His right hand had acquired.

Jeremiah 32:7-8

‘Behold (listen carefully), Hanamel the son of Shallum your uncle is coming to you, saying, “Buy my field that is in Anathoth, for you have the right of redemption to buy it [in accordance with the law].”’

Luke 21:28

Now when these things begin to occur, stand tall and lift up your heads [in joy], because [suffering ends as] your redemption is drawing near.”

Acts 20:28

Take care and be on guard for yourselves and for the whole flock over which the Holy Spirit has appointed you as overseers, to shepherd (tend, feed, guide) the church of God which He bought with His own blood.

Romans 8:15-17

For you have not received a spirit of slavery leading again to fear [of God’s judgment], but you have received the Spirit of adoption as sons [the Spirit producing sonship] by which we [joyfully] cry, “Abba! Father!”

2 Corinthians 5:5

Now He who has made us and prepared us for this very purpose is God, who gave us the [Holy] Spirit as a pledge [a guarantee, a down payment on the fulfillment of His promise].

Galatians 4:6

And because you [really] are [His] sons, God has sent the Spirit of His Son into our hearts, crying out, “Abba! Father!”

Ephesians 1:6-7

to the praise of His glorious grace and favor, which He so freely bestowed on us in the Beloved [His Son, Jesus Christ].

Ephesians 4:30

And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God [but seek to please Him], by whom you were sealed and marked [branded as God’s own] for the day of redemption [the final deliverance from the consequences of sin].

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