Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

even when we were dead because of our offenses, made us alive together with the Messiah (by grace you have been saved),

New American Standard Bible

even when we were dead in our transgressions, made us alive together with Christ (by grace you have been saved),

King James Version

Even when we were dead in sins, hath quickened us together with Christ, (by grace ye are saved;)

Holman Bible

made us alive with the Messiah even though we were dead in trespasses. You are saved by grace!

A Conservative Version

even us being dead in the transgressions, he made alive together with the Christ (ye are saved by grace),

American Standard Version

even when we were dead through our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ (by grace have ye been saved),

Amplified

Even when we were dead (slain) by [our own] shortcomings and trespasses, He made us alive together in fellowship and in union with Christ; [He gave us the very life of Christ Himself, the same new life with which He quickened Him, for] it is by grace (His favor and mercy which you did not deserve) that you are saved ( delivered from judgment and made partakers of Christ's salvation).

An Understandable Version

restored [spiritual] life to us with Christ, even though we were [spiritually] dead because of our sins --- it is by God's unearned favor that you have been saved.

Anderson New Testament

made alive with Christ even us, being dead to our offenses, (by grace you are saved,)

Bible in Basic English

Even when we were dead through our sins, gave us life together with Christ (by grace you have salvation),

Common New Testament

even when we were dead in our transgressions, made us alive together with Christ (by grace you have been saved),

Daniel Mace New Testament

did raise us all, who were in that deadly state of sin, to life by Christ, for by grace ye are saved:

Darby Translation

(we too being dead in offences,) has quickened us with the Christ, (ye are saved by grace,)

Godbey New Testament

created life in us in Christ, who were dead in trespasses, by grace you have been saved,

Goodspeed New Testament

he made us, dead as we were through our offenses, live again with the Christ. It is by his mercy that you have been saved.

John Wesley New Testament

through his great love wherewith he loved us, Hath quickened us together with Christ, even when we were dead in trespasses, (by grace ye are saved) And hath raised us up together,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

even as we were dead in sins, he has made us alive together with the Christ (by whose grace ye are saved)

Julia Smith Translation

And we being dead in faults, he made alive together with Christ, (by grace are ye saved;)

King James 2000

Even when we were dead in sins, has made us alive together with Christ, (by grace you are saved;)

Lexham Expanded Bible

and we being dead in trespasses, he made [us] alive together with Christ (by grace you are saved),

Modern King James verseion

(even when we were dead in sins) has made us alive together with Christ (by grace you are saved),

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

even when we were dead by sin, hath quickened us together in Christ - for by grace are ye saved -

Moffatt New Testament

he made us live together with Christ (it is by grace you have been saved);

Montgomery New Testament

even while we were dead in our trespasses, made us live together with Christ (it is by grace you have been saved).

NET Bible

even though we were dead in transgressions, made us alive together with Christ -- by grace you are saved! --

New Heart English Bible

even when we were dead through our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ (by grace you have been saved),

Noyes New Testament

even when dead through our trespasses, life with Christ,by grace have ye been saved,

The Emphasized Bible

Although we were dead by our offences, gave us life together with the Christ, - by favour, ye have been saved, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

though we were dead in sins, hath quickened us together with Christ, (by grace ye are saved,)

Twentieth Century New Testament

Even though we were 'dead' because of our offenses, gave Life to us in giving Life to the Christ. (By God's loving-kindness you have been saved.)

Webster

Even when we were dead in sins, hath made us alive together with Christ, (by grace ye are saved;)

Weymouth New Testament

caused us, dead though we were through our offences, to live with Christ--it is by grace that you have been saved--

Williams New Testament

has made us, though dead because of our shortcomings, live again in fellowship with Christ -- it is by His unmerited favor that you have been saved.

World English Bible

even when we were dead through our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ (by grace you have been saved),

Worrell New Testament

even when we were dead in our offenses, made us alive with Christ (by grace ye have been saved),

Worsley New Testament

hath made us alive in Christ, even when we were dead in trespasses, (for by grace ye are saved) and hath raised us up together,

Youngs Literal Translation

even being dead in the trespasses, did make us to live together with the Christ, (by grace ye are having been saved,)

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage

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

ὤν οὖσα ὄν 
On 
being, when ... was, which is, that is, not tr,
Usage: 128

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

ὤν οὖσα ὄν 
On 
being, when ... was, which is, that is, not tr,
Usage: 128

νεκρός 
Nekros 
Usage: 105

in sins
παράπτωμα 
Paraptoma 
Usage: 17

συζωοποιέω 
Suzoopoieo 
Usage: 2

Χριστός 
christos 
Usage: 557

by grace
χάρις 
Charis 
Usage: 151

ye are
ἐστέ 
Este 
are, be, is, belong to, have been, not tr
Usage: 53

Devotionals

Devotionals about Ephesians 2:5

Devotionals containing Ephesians 2:5

Images Ephesians 2:5

Context Readings

Made Alive In Christ

4 But God, who is rich in mercy, because of his great love for us 5 even when we were dead because of our offenses, made us alive together with the Messiah (by grace you have been saved), 6 raised us up with him, and seated us with him in the heavenly realm in the Messiah Jesus,


Cross References

Ephesians 2:1

You used to be dead because of your offenses and sins

Acts 15:11

We certainly believe that it is through the grace of the Lord Jesus, the Messiah, that we are saved, just as they are."

Ephesians 2:8

For by such grace you have been saved through faith. This does not come from you; it is the gift of God

Romans 5:6

For at just the right time, while we were still powerless, the Messiah died for the ungodly.

Romans 5:8

But God demonstrates his love for us by the fact that the Messiah died for us while we were still sinners.

Romans 5:10

For if, while we were enemies, we were reconciled to God through the death of his Son, how much more, having been reconciled, will we be saved by his life!

John 5:21

Just as the Father raises the dead and gives them life, so also the Son gives life to those he chooses.

John 6:63

It's the Spirit who gives life; the flesh accomplishes nothing. The words that I've spoken to you are spirit and life.

Romans 3:24

By his grace they are justified freely through the redemption that is in the Messiah Jesus,

Romans 4:16

Therefore, the promise is based on faith, so that it may be a matter of grace and may be guaranteed for all of Abraham's descendants not only for those who were given the Law, but also for those who share the faith of Abraham, who is the father of us all.

Romans 8:2

For the Spirit's law of life in the Messiah Jesus has set me free from the Law of sin and death.

Romans 11:5-6

So it is at the present time: there is a remnant, chosen by grace.

Romans 16:20

The God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet. May the grace of our Lord Jesus, the Messiah, be with all of you!

2 Corinthians 13:14

May the grace of the Lord Jesus the Messiah, the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with all of you!

Ephesians 5:14

for the light is making everything visible. That is why it says, "Wake up, sleeper! Arise from the dead, and the Messiah will shine on you.''

Titus 2:11

For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation to all people.

Titus 3:5

"Twas not for deeds that we had done, but by his steadfast love alone, he saved us through a second birth, renewed us by the Spirit's work,

Revelation 22:21

May the grace of the Lord Jesus be with all the saints. Amen.

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