Parallel Verses

Amplified

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

New American Standard Bible

to the praise of the glory of His grace, which He freely bestowed on us in the Beloved.

King James Version

To the praise of the glory of his grace, wherein he hath made us accepted in the beloved.

Holman Bible

to the praise of His glorious grace that He favored us with in the Beloved.

International Standard Version

so that we would praise his glorious grace that he gave us in the Beloved One.

A Conservative Version

for appreciation of the glory of his grace, by which he blessed us in him who is beloved.

American Standard Version

to the praise of the glory of his grace, which he freely bestowed on us in the Beloved:

An Understandable Version

so that we would praise His glorious, unearned favor, which was freely given to us through the One whom God loved [i.e., Christ].

Anderson New Testament

for the praise of the glory of his grace, by which he has shown us favor in the Beloved,

Bible in Basic English

To the praise of the glory of his grace, which he freely gave to us in the Loved One:

Common New Testament

to the praise of his glorious grace, which he freely bestowed on us in the Beloved.

Daniel Mace New Testament

to display the glory of his grace, which has render'd us acceptable by his beloved son:

Darby Translation

to the praise of the glory of his grace, wherein he has taken us into favour in the Beloved:

Godbey New Testament

unto the praise of the glory of his grace, with which he has blessed us in the Beloved:

Goodspeed New Testament

so that we might praise the splendid blessing which he has given us through his beloved Son.

John Wesley New Testament

To the praise of the glory of his grace,

Julia Smith Translation

To the praise of the glory of his grace, in which he rendered us acceptable in the beloved.

King James 2000

To the praise of the glory of his grace, in which he has made us accepted in the beloved.

Lexham Expanded Bible

to the praise of the glory of his grace that he bestowed on us in the beloved,

Modern King James verseion

to the praise of the glory of His grace, in which He has made us accepted in the One having been loved.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

to the praise of the glory of his grace, wherewith he hath made us accepted in the beloved.

Moffatt New Testament

redounding to the praise of his glorious grace bestowed on us in the Beloved,

Montgomery New Testament

and to the praise of his glorious grace which he graciously bestowed upon us in the Beloved.

NET Bible

to the praise of the glory of his grace that he has freely bestowed on us in his dearly loved Son.

New Heart English Bible

to the praise of the glory of his grace, which he freely bestowed on us in the Beloved One,

Noyes New Testament

to the praise of the glory of his grace, which he freely bestowed on us in the Beloved;

Sawyer New Testament

to the praise of his glorious grace, which he bestowed upon us in the beloved,

The Emphasized Bible

Unto the praise of the glory of his favour wherewith he favoured us in the Beloved One, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

to the praise of the glory of his grace, whereby he hath made us acceptable in that beloved one;

Twentieth Century New Testament

And so to enhance that glorious manifestation of his loving- kindness which he gave us in The Beloved;

Webster

To the praise of the glory of his grace, in which he hath made us accepted in the beloved:

Weymouth New Testament

to the praise of the splendour of His grace with which He has enriched us in the beloved One.

Williams New Testament

so that we might praise the splendid favor which He has shown us in His beloved Son.

World English Bible

to the praise of the glory of his grace, by which he freely bestowed favor on us in the Beloved,

Worrell New Testament

to the praise of the glory of His grace, which He graciously bestowed on us in the Beloved;

Worsley New Testament

to the praise of his glorious grace, whereby He hath made us acceptable in the Beloved:

Youngs Literal Translation

to the praise of the glory of His grace, in which He did make us accepted in the beloved,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
To
εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

the praise
ἔπαινος 
Epainos 
Usage: 11

of the glory
δόξα 
Doxa 
Usage: 141

of his

Usage: 0

χάρις 
Charis 
Usage: 151

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

he hath made
χαριτόω 
Charitoo 
Usage: 2

us
ἡμᾶς 
hemas 
us, we, our, us-ward 9, not tr
Usage: 170

χαριτόω 
Charitoo 
Usage: 2

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

Prayers for Ephesians 1:6

Context Readings

Praise To God For Spiritual Blessings

5 He predestined and lovingly planned for us to be adopted to Himself as [His own] children through Jesus Christ, in accordance with the kind intention and good pleasure of His will— 6 to the praise of His glorious grace and favor, which He so freely bestowed on us in the Beloved [His Son, Jesus Christ]. 7 In Him we have redemption [that is, our deliverance and salvation] through His blood, [which paid the penalty for our sin and resulted in] the forgiveness and complete pardon of our sin, in accordance with the riches of His grace


Cross References

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.

Matthew 3:17

and behold, a voice from heaven said, “This is My beloved Son, in whom I am well-pleased and delighted!”

Ephesians 1:14

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.

Isaiah 43:21


“The people whom I formed for Myself
Will make known My praise.

John 3:35

The Father loves the Son and has given and entrusted all things into His hand.

John 10:17

For this reason the Father loves Me, because I lay down My [own] life so that I may take it back.

Colossians 1:13

For He has rescued us and has drawn us to Himself from the dominion of darkness, and has transferred us to the kingdom of His beloved Son,

Psalm 22:20


Rescue my life from the sword,
My only life from the paw of the dog (the executioner).

Psalm 60:5


That Your beloved ones may be rescued,
Save with Your right hand and answer us.

Proverbs 8:30-31


Then I was beside Him, as a master craftsman;
And I was daily His delight;
Rejoicing before Him always,

Proverbs 16:4


The Lord has made everything for its own purpose,
Even the wicked [according to their role] for the day of evil.

Isaiah 42:1

“Behold, My Servant, whom I uphold;
My Chosen One in whom My soul delights.
I have put My Spirit upon Him;
He will bring forth justice to the nations.

Isaiah 45:24-25


“It shall be said of Me, ‘Only in the Lord are righteousness and strength.’
To Him people will come,
And all who were angry at Him will be put to shame.

Isaiah 49:1-3

Listen to Me, O islands and coastlands,
And pay attention, you peoples from far away.
The Lord has called Me from the womb;
From the body of My mother He has named Me.

Isaiah 61:3


To grant to those who mourn in Zion the following:
To give them a turban instead of dust [on their heads, a sign of mourning],
The oil of joy instead of mourning,
The garment [expressive] of praise instead of a disheartened spirit.
So they will be called the trees of righteousness [strong and magnificent, distinguished for integrity, justice, and right standing with God],
The planting of the Lord, that He may be glorified.

Isaiah 61:11


For as the earth brings forth its sprouts,
And as a garden causes what is sown in it to spring up,
So the Lord God will [most certainly] cause righteousness and justice and praise
To spring up before all the nations [through the power of His word].

Jeremiah 23:6


“In His days Judah will be saved,
And Israel will dwell safely;
Now this is His name by which He will be called;
‘The Lord Our Righteousness.’

Jeremiah 33:9

Jerusalem will be to Me a name of joy, praise and glory before all the nations of the earth which will hear of all the good that I do for it, and they shall fear and tremble because of all the good and all the peace (prosperity, security, stability) that I provide for it.’

Zechariah 13:7


“Awake, O sword, against My Shepherd,
And against the Man, My Associate,”
Declares the Lord of hosts.
“Strike the Shepherd so that the sheep [of the flock] may be scattered;
And I will turn My hand and stretch it out against the little ones [of the flock].

Matthew 17:5

While he was still speaking, behold, a bright cloud overshadowed them, and a voice from the cloud said, “This is My beloved Son, with whom I am well-pleased and delighted! Listen to Him!”

Luke 2:14


“Glory to God in the highest [heaven],
And on earth peace among men with whom He is well-pleased.”

Romans 3:22-26

This righteousness of God comes through faith in Jesus Christ for all those [Jew or Gentile] who believe [and trust in Him and acknowledge Him as God’s Son]. There is no distinction,

Romans 5:15-19

But the free gift [of God] is not like the trespass [because the gift of grace overwhelms the fall of man]. For if many died by one man’s trespass [Adam’s sin], much more [abundantly] did God’s grace and the gift [that comes] by the grace of the one Man, Jesus Christ, overflow to [benefit] the many.

Romans 8:1

Therefore there is now no condemnation [no guilty verdict, no punishment] for those who are in Christ Jesus [who believe in Him as personal Lord and Savior].

Romans 9:23-24

And what if He has done so to make known the riches of His glory to the objects of His mercy, which He has prepared beforehand for glory,

2 Corinthians 4:15

For all [these] things are for your sake, so that as [God’s remarkable, undeserved] grace reaches to more and more people it may increase thanksgiving, to the glory of [our great] God.

2 Corinthians 5:21

He made Christ who knew no sin to [judicially] be sin on our behalf, so that in Him we would become the righteousness of God [that is, we would be made acceptable to Him and placed in a right relationship with Him by His gracious lovingkindness].

Ephesians 1:7-8

In Him we have redemption [that is, our deliverance and salvation] through His blood, [which paid the penalty for our sin and resulted in] the forgiveness and complete pardon of our sin, in accordance with the riches of His grace

Ephesians 1:18

And [I pray] that the eyes of your heart [the very center and core of your being] may be enlightened [flooded with light by the Holy Spirit], so that you will know and cherish the hope [the divine guarantee, the confident expectation] to which He has called you, the riches of His glorious inheritance in the saints (God’s people),

Ephesians 2:7

[and He did this] so that in the ages to come He might [clearly] show the immeasurable and unsurpassed riches of His grace in [His] kindness toward us in Christ Jesus [by providing for our redemption].

Ephesians 3:10-11

So now through the church the multifaceted wisdom of God [in all its countless aspects] might now be made known [revealing the mystery] to the [angelic] rulers and authorities in the heavenly places.

Philippians 1:11

filled with the fruit of righteousness which comes through Jesus Christ, to the glory and praise of God [so that His glory may be both revealed and recognized].

Philippians 3:9

and may be found in Him [believing and relying on Him], not having any righteousness of my own derived from [my obedience to] the Law and its rituals, but [possessing] that [genuine righteousness] which comes through faith in Christ, the righteousness which comes from God on the basis of faith.

Philippians 4:19

And my God will liberally supply (fill until full) your every need according to His riches in glory in Christ Jesus.

2 Thessalonians 1:8-10

dealing out [full and complete] vengeance to those who do not [seek to] know God and to those who ignore and refuse to obey the gospel of our Lord Jesus [by choosing not to respond to Him].

1 Timothy 1:14-16

The grace of our Lord [His amazing, unmerited favor and blessing] flowed out in superabundance [for me, together] with the faith and love which are [realized] in Christ Jesus.

1 Peter 2:5

You [believers], like living stones, are being built up into a spiritual house for a holy and dedicated priesthood, to offer spiritual sacrifices [that are] acceptable and pleasing to God through Jesus Christ.

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.

1 Peter 4:11

Whoever speaks [to the congregation], is to do so as one who speaks the oracles (utterances, the very words) of God. Whoever serves [the congregation] is to do so as one who serves by the strength which God [abundantly] supplies, so that in all things God may be glorified [honored and magnified] through Jesus Christ, to whom belongs the glory and dominion forever and ever. Amen.

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