Parallel Verses

Amplified

Which He lavished upon us in every kind of wisdom and understanding (practical insight and prudence),

New American Standard Bible

which He lavished on us. In all wisdom and insight

King James Version

Wherein he hath abounded toward us in all wisdom and prudence;

Holman Bible

that He lavished on us with all wisdom and understanding.

International Standard Version

that he lavished on us, along with all wisdom and understanding,

A Conservative Version

which he abounded for us in all wisdom and intelligence.

American Standard Version

which he made to abound toward us in all wisdom and prudence,

An Understandable Version

which He lavished on us. [He used] wisdom and understanding,

Anderson New Testament

which he has made to abound to us in all wisdom and understanding,

Bible in Basic English

Which he gave us in full measure in all wisdom and care;

Common New Testament

which he lavished on us. In all wisdom and insight

Daniel Mace New Testament

out of the over-flowing treasures of his comprehensive wisdom and contrivance.

Darby Translation

which he has caused to abound towards us in all wisdom and intelligence,

Godbey New Testament

which he has abounded unto us in all wisdom and understanding,

Goodspeed New Testament

in the abundance of his mercy which he has lavished upon us.

John Wesley New Testament

according to the riches of his grace, Wherein he hath abounded toward us,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

which has over abounded in us in all wisdom and prudence;

Julia Smith Translation

In which he abounded to us in all wisdom and intelligence;

King James 2000

Which he has abounded toward us in all wisdom and prudence;

Lexham Expanded Bible

that he caused to abound to us in all wisdom and insight,

Modern King James verseion

which He caused to abound toward us in all wisdom and understanding;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

which grace he shed on us abundantly in all wisdom, and prudence.

Moffatt New Testament

So richly has God lavished his grace upon us!

Montgomery New Testament

so abundantly did he lavish upon us the riches of his grace in all wisdom and understanding,

NET Bible

that he lavished on us in all wisdom and insight.

New Heart English Bible

which he made to abound toward us in all wisdom and prudence,

Noyes New Testament

which he made to abound toward us, in all wisdom and understanding;

Sawyer New Testament

which he bestowed on us abundantly with all wisdom and knowledge

The Emphasized Bible

which he made to superabound towards us; in all wisdom and prudence,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

wherein he hath abounded towards us with all wisdom and intelligence,

Twentieth Century New Testament

All this accords with the loving-kindness which God lavished upon us, accompanied by countless gifts of wisdom and discernment,

Webster

In which he hath abounded towards us in all wisdom and prudence;

Weymouth New Testament

the grace which He, the possessor of all wisdom and understanding, lavished upon us,

Williams New Testament

which He lavished upon us. Through perfect wisdom and spiritual insight

World English Bible

which he made to abound toward us in all wisdom and prudence,

Worrell New Testament

which He made to superabound toward us in all wisdom and understanding;

Worsley New Testament

wherein He hath abounded towards us with the highest wisdom and prudence;

Youngs Literal Translation

in which He did abound toward us in all wisdom and prudence,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

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

περισσεύω 
Perisseuo 
Usage: 31

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

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

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

all
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

σοφία 
Sophia 
Usage: 45

and

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

Devotionals

Devotionals about Ephesians 1:8

Images Ephesians 1:8

Prayers for Ephesians 1:8

Context Readings

Praise To God For Spiritual Blessings

7 In Him we have redemption (deliverance and salvation) through His blood, the remission (forgiveness) of our offenses (shortcomings and trespasses), in accordance with the riches and the generosity of His gracious favor, 8 Which He lavished upon us in every kind of wisdom and understanding (practical insight and prudence), 9 Making known to us the mystery (secret) of His will (of His plan, of His purpose). [And it is this:] In accordance with His good pleasure (His merciful intention) which He had previously purposed and set forth in Him,


Cross References

Psalm 104:24

O Lord, how many and varied are Your works! In wisdom have You made them all; the earth is full of Your riches and Your creatures.

Proverbs 8:12

I, Wisdom [from God], make prudence my dwelling, and I find out knowledge and discretion.

Isaiah 52:13

Behold, My Servant shall deal wisely and shall prosper; He shall be exalted and extolled and shall stand very high.

Daniel 2:20-21

Daniel answered, Blessed be the name of God forever and ever! For wisdom and might are His!

Matthew 11:19

The Son of Man came eating and drinking [with others], and they say, Behold, a glutton and a wine drinker, a friend of tax collectors and [ especially wicked] sinners! Yet wisdom is justified and vindicated by what she does (her deeds) and by her children.

Romans 5:15

But God's free gift is not at all to be compared to the trespass [His grace is out of all proportion to the fall of man]. For if many died through one man's falling away (his lapse, his offense), much more profusely did God's grace and the free gift [that comes] through the undeserved favor of the one Man Jesus Christ abound and overflow to and for [the benefit of] many.

Romans 5:20-21

But then Law came in, [only] to expand and increase the trespass [making it more apparent and exciting opposition]. But where sin increased and abounded, grace (God's unmerited favor) has surpassed it and increased the more and superabounded,

Romans 11:33

Oh, the depth of the riches and wisdom and knowledge of God! How unfathomable (inscrutable, unsearchable) are His judgments (His decisions)! And how untraceable (mysterious, undiscoverable) are His ways (His methods, His paths)!

1 Corinthians 1:19-24

For it is written, I will baffle and render useless and destroy the learning of the learned and the philosophy of the philosophers and the cleverness of the clever and the discernment of the discerning; I will frustrate and nullify [them] and bring [them] to nothing.

1 Corinthians 2:7

But rather what we are setting forth is a wisdom of God once hidden [from the human understanding] and now revealed to us by God -- "[that wisdom] which God devised and decreed before the ages for our glorification [to lift us into the glory of His presence].

Ephesians 1:11

In Him we also were made [God's] heritage (portion) and we obtained an inheritance; for we had been foreordained (chosen and appointed beforehand) in accordance with His purpose, Who works out everything in agreement with the counsel and design of His [own] will,

Ephesians 3:10

[The purpose is] that through the church the complicated, many-sided wisdom of God in all its infinite variety and innumerable aspects might now be made known to the angelic rulers and authorities (principalities and powers) in the heavenly sphere.

Colossians 2:3

In Him all the treasures of [divine] wisdom ( comprehensive insight into the ways and purposes of God) and [all the riches of spiritual] knowledge and enlightenment are stored up and lie hidden.

Jude 1:25

To the one only God, our Savior through Jesus Christ our Lord, be glory (splendor), majesty, might and dominion, and power and authority, before all time and now and forever (unto all the ages of eternity). Amen (so be it).

Revelation 5:12

Saying in a loud voice, Deserving is the Lamb, Who was sacrificed, to receive all the power and riches and wisdom and might and honor and majesty (glory, splendor) and blessing!

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