Thematic Bible

Ephesians 5:1 (show verse)

Be you therefore followers of God, as dear children;

Ephesians 5:2 (show verse)

And walk in love, as Christ also has loved us, and has given himself for us an offering and a sacrifice to God for a sweet smelling fragrance.

Ephesians 5:3 (show verse)

But fornication, and all uncleanness, or covetousness, let it not be once named among you, as becomes saints;

Ephesians 5:4 (show verse)

Neither filthiness, nor foolish talking, nor jesting, which are not fitting: but rather giving of thanks.

Ephesians 5:5 (show verse)

For this you know, that no fornicator, nor unclean person, nor covetous man, who is an idolater, has any inheritance in the kingdom of Christ and of God.

Ephesians 5:6 (show verse)

Let no man deceive you with vain words: for because of these things comes the wrath of God upon the children of disobedience.

Ephesians 5:7 (show verse)

Be not therefore partakers with them.

Ephesians 5:8 (show verse)

For you were once darkness, but now are you light in the Lord: walk as children of light:

Ephesians 5:9 (show verse)

(For the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth;)

Ephesians 5:10 (show verse)

Proving what is acceptable unto the Lord.

Ephesians 5:11 (show verse)

And have no fellowship with the unfruitful works of darkness, but rather reprove them.

Ephesians 5:12 (show verse)

For it is a shame even to speak of those things which are done of them in secret.

Ephesians 5:13 (show verse)

But all things that are reproved are made manifest by the light: for whatsoever does make manifest is light.

Ephesians 5:14 (show verse)

Therefore he says, Awake you that sleep, and arise from the dead, and Christ shall give you light.

Ephesians 5:15 (show verse)

See then that you walk carefully, not as fools, but as wise,

Ephesians 5:16 (show verse)

Redeeming the time, because the days are evil.

Ephesians 5:17 (show verse)

Therefore be not unwise, but understanding what the will of the Lord is.

Ephesians 5:18 (show verse)

And be not drunk with wine, in which is excess; but be filled with the Spirit;

Ephesians 5:19 (show verse)

Speaking to yourselves in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody in your heart to the Lord;

Ephesians 5:20 (show verse)

Giving thanks always for all things unto God, even the Father, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ;

Ephesians 5:21 (show verse)

Submitting yourselves one to another in the fear of God.

Ephesians 5:22 (show verse)

Wives, submit yourselves unto your own husbands, as unto the Lord.

Ephesians 5:23 (show verse)

For the husband is the head of the wife, even as Christ is the head of the church: and he is the savior of the body.

Ephesians 5:24 (show verse)

Therefore as the church is subject unto Christ, so let the wives be to their own husbands in every thing.

Ephesians 5:25 (show verse)

Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ also loved the church, and gave himself for it;

Ephesians 5:26 (show verse)

That he might sanctify and cleanse it with the washing of water by the word,
The atonement » Sanctification by
Baptism with the holy ghost » The word of God instrumental to
Body » The body of Christ
Jesus Christ, Deity Of » As husband of the church
Church » Christ's love for
Church » Lamb's bride
The church » Sanctified and cleansed by Christ
Cleanness » What cleanses
Cleansing » Ps 51 » Spiritual promised
Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Water » Cleansing
Glory of the The church » Consist in its » Sanctification
God » Mighty in its influence » Purifies the life
God's Promises » Of cleansing » Spiritual promised
Holiness » Christ » Effects, in his people
Holy spirit » Regenerating » Sanctifying
Husbands' » Duty of, to wives » To love them
Laver of brass » Illustrative of » Regeneration
Marriage » What marriage is analogous to
Purification of heart » Cleansing, spiritual » Promised
Purifications or baptisms » Illustrative of » Regeneration
Sanctification » How secured
Sanctification » The church made glorious by
The scriptures » Designed for » Sanctifying
The scriptures » Designed for » Cleansing the heart
Symbols and similitudes » Of the holy spirit » Cleansing by
The bible » Mighty in its influence » Purifies the life
The word of God » Mighty in its influence » Purifies the life
Types » Of the saviour » The bronze laver
Types of Christ » Laver of brass
Union with Christ » Illustrated » Husband and wife
Washing » Figurative » Of regeneration
Water » Described as » Cleansing
Word » Preached » Purifies the life

Ephesians 5:27 (show verse)

That he might present it to himself a glorious church, not having spot, or wrinkle, or any such thing; but that it should be holy and without blemish.

Ephesians 5:28 (show verse)

So ought men to love their wives as their own bodies. He that loves his wife loves himself.

Ephesians 5:29 (show verse)

For no man ever yet hated his own flesh; but nourishes and cherishes it, even as the Lord the church:

Ephesians 5:30 (show verse)

For we are members of his body, of his flesh, and of his bones.

Ephesians 5:31 (show verse)

For this cause shall a man leave his father and mother, and shall be joined unto his wife, and they two shall be one flesh.

Ephesians 5:32 (show verse)

This is a great mystery: but I speak concerning Christ and the church.

Ephesians 5:33 (show verse)

Nevertheless let every one of you in particular so love his wife even as himself; and the wife see that she respect her husband.