Thematic Bible

Ephesians 2:1 (show verse)

And you, {although you were dead} in your trespasses and sins,

Ephesians 2:2 (show verse)

in which you formerly walked according to the course of this world, according to the ruler of the authority of the air, the spirit now working in the sons of disobedience,

Ephesians 2:3 (show verse)

among whom also we all formerly lived in the desires of our flesh, doing the will of the flesh and of the mind, and we were children of wrath by nature, as also the rest of [them] were.

Ephesians 2:4 (show verse)

But God, being rich in mercy, because of his great love [with] which he loved us,

Ephesians 2:5 (show verse)

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

Ephesians 2:6 (show verse)

and raised [us] together and seated [us] together in the heavenly [places] in Christ Jesus,

Ephesians 2:7 (show verse)

in order that he might show in the coming ages the surpassing riches of his grace in kindness upon us in Christ Jesus.

Ephesians 2:8 (show verse)

For by grace you are saved through faith, and this [is] not from yourselves, [it is] the gift of God;

Ephesians 2:9 (show verse)

[it is] not from works, so that no one can boast.

Ephesians 2:10 (show verse)

For we are his creation, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, so that we may walk in them.

Ephesians 2:11 (show verse)

Therefore remember that formerly you, the Gentiles in [the] flesh, the so-called uncircumcision by the so-called circumcision in [the] flesh, made by hands,

Ephesians 2:12 (show verse)

that you were at that time apart from Christ, alienated from the citizenship of Israel, and strangers to the covenants of promise, not having hope, and without God in the world.

Ephesians 2:13 (show verse)

But now in Christ Jesus you, the ones who once were far away, have become near by the blood of Christ.

Ephesians 2:14 (show verse)

For he himself is our peace, who made both one and broke down the dividing wall of the partition, the enmity, in his flesh,

Ephesians 2:15 (show verse)

invalidating the law of commandments in ordinances, in order that he might create the two in himself into one new man, [thus] making peace,

Ephesians 2:16 (show verse)

and might reconcile both in one body to God through the cross, killing the enmity in himself.

Ephesians 2:17 (show verse)

And coming, he proclaimed the good news of peace to you who were far away and peace to the ones who were near,

Ephesians 2:18 (show verse)

because through him [we] both have access in one Spirit to the Father.

Ephesians 2:19 (show verse)

Consequently, therefore, you are no longer strangers and foreigners, but you are fellow citizens of the saints and members of the household of God,

Ephesians 2:20 (show verse)

built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Christ Jesus himself being the cornerstone,

Ephesians 2:21 (show verse)

in whom the whole building, joined together, grows into a holy temple in the Lord,

Ephesians 2:22 (show verse)

in whom you also are built up together into a dwelling place of God in [the] Spirit.