Parallel Verses

An Understandable Version

which is His [spiritual] body. The church is completely filled by Christ [or, "Christ is completely filled by God"], who completely fills everything in every way.

New American Standard Bible

which is His body, the fullness of Him who fills all in all.

King James Version

Which is his body, the fulness of him that filleth all in all.

Holman Bible

which is His body, the fullness of the One who fills all things in every way.

International Standard Version

which is his body, the fullness of the one who fills everything in every way.

A Conservative Version

which is his body, the fulfillment of him who fills all in all.

American Standard Version

which is his body, the fulness of him that filleth all in all.

Amplified

which is His body, the fullness of Him who fills and completes all things in all [believers].

Anderson New Testament

which is his body, the fullness of him who fills all his members with all things,

Bible in Basic English

Which is his body, the full measure of him in whom all things are made complete.

Common New Testament

which is his body, the fullness of him who fills all in all.

Daniel Mace New Testament

which is his body, a work compleatly finished in all its parts.

Darby Translation

which is his body, the fulness of him who fills all in all:

Godbey New Testament

which is his body, the fulness of him who fills all things in all.

Goodspeed New Testament

which is his body, filled by him who fills everything everywhere.

John Wesley New Testament

Which is his body; who is the fulness of him that filleth all in all.

Julia Smith Translation

Which is his body, the completion of him completing all things in all.

King James 2000

Which is his body, the fullness of him that fills all in all.

Lexham Expanded Bible

which is his body, the fullness of the one who fills all [things] in every [way].

Modern King James verseion

which is His body, the fullness of Him who fills all in all.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

which is his body, and fullness of him, that filleth all in all things.

Moffatt New Testament

the church which is his Body, filled by him who fills the universe entirely.

Montgomery New Testament

which is his body, the fulness of Him who fills the universe.

NET Bible

Now the church is his body, the fullness of him who fills all in all.

New Heart English Bible

which is his body, the fullness of him who fills all in all.

Noyes New Testament

which is his body, the fullness of him who filleth all with all;

Sawyer New Testament

which is his body, the fullness of him that fills all things in all.

The Emphasized Bible

Which, indeed, is his body, the fulness of him who, the all things in all, is for himself filling up.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

which is his body, the fulness of him that filleth all in all.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For the Church is Christ's Body, and is filled by him who fills all things everywhere with his presence.

Webster

Which is his body, the fullness of him that filleth all in all.

Weymouth New Testament

the completeness of Him who everywhere fills the universe with Himself.

Williams New Testament

which is His body, that is being filled by Him who fills everything everywhere.

World English Bible

which is his body, the fullness of him who fills all in all.

Worrell New Testament

which, indeed, is His body, the fulness of Him Who is filling all in all.

Worsley New Testament

which is his body, the complete work of Him, who filleth all in all.

Youngs Literal Translation

which is his body, the fulness of Him who is filling the all in all,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ὅστις ἥτις ὅ6τι 
hostis 
Usage: 112

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

his

Usage: 0

σῶμα 
Soma 
Usage: 123

the fulness
πλήρωμα 
Pleroma 
Usage: 14

of him that

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

πληρόω 
Pleroo 
Usage: 68

all
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

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

Devotionals

Devotionals about Ephesians 1:23

Devotionals containing Ephesians 1:23

Images Ephesians 1:23

Prayers for Ephesians 1:23

Context Readings

God's Power In Christ

22 And God placed everything in subjection under His [i.e., Christ's] feet, and appointed Him to be head over all things to the church, 23 which is His [spiritual] body. The church is completely filled by Christ [or, "Christ is completely filled by God"], who completely fills everything in every way.



Cross References

John 1:16

For we have all received from His full richness one favor after another.

Ephesians 3:19

and to know that His love for us surpasses [our] knowledge, so that you people will be completely filled with the fullness of God.

Ephesians 4:10

The One who descended [i.e., from heaven to earth] is the same One [i.e., Christ] who also ascended high above the all the heavens, so that He could fill the entire universe [with His presence]).

Ephesians 4:12

for the purpose of equipping the saints [i.e., God's holy people] for the work of serving [others], in order to build up the [spiritual] body of Christ [i.e., the church].

Colossians 1:24

Now I rejoice in [spite of] my sufferings for your sake, and I am filling up [i.e., completing] in my physical body what was lacking in the afflictions Christ endured for His body's sake, the church.

Colossians 3:11

[In this state] there cannot be [such distinctions as] Greek [i.e., Gentile] and Jew; circumcised people and non-circumcised people; barbarian and Scythian [Note: These last two words refer to foreigners whose language was unintelligible and who were uncivilized heathens], or slave and free person; but Christ is all [that is important] and [He is] in all [of His people].

Colossians 1:18-19

And He is the head of the [spiritual] body, the church. He is [its] source, the firstborn One from the dead [i.e., the first one to return to life, never to die again], so that He could rank first [in importance] over all things.

1 Corinthians 12:6

And there are a variety of [Christian] activities, but the same God provides the power for everyone to do all of them [i.e., it is God who empowers every person who has a gift].

1 Corinthians 12:12-27

For [just] as the human body is one [unit], made up of many parts, and all the many parts make up a single body, so it is with Christ. [Note: Just as a human body is a single unit, and Christ is a single being, so the members of His body, the church, constitute one body. See verses 27-28].

1 Corinthians 15:28

And after everything [else] has been subjected to Christ, then the Son Himself will also be subjected [i.e., He will subject Himself] to God, who subjected everything to Christ, so that God may rule over everything.

Ephesians 2:16

[This was also intended] to reestablish harmony between both of these peoples and God in [this] one body, through [Christ's death on] the cross. By doing this He put to death the hostility [between them].

Ephesians 4:4

There is [only] one body [i.e., church] and one Holy Spirit, just as God also gave you one hope when He called you [See Titus 3:7].

Ephesians 5:23-32

For the husband is the [spiritual] head over his wife, just as Christ is also the [spiritual] head over the church, since He is the Savior of the body.

Colossians 2:9-10

For all of the fullness of Deity lives in His body,

Colossians 3:15

You should let the peace given by Christ rule in your hearts, since you people were called [to be at peace] in one body [i.e., the church]; and you should be thankful.

Romans 13:5

Therefore, you must submit [to the authorities], not only because of [the threat of] punishment, but also for the sake of [your] conscience.

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