Thematic Bible

Ephesians 5:1 (show verse)

Become, then, followers of God, as children beloved,

Ephesians 5:2 (show verse)

and walk in love, as also the Christ did love us, and did give himself for us, an offering and a sacrifice to God for an odour of a sweet smell,

Ephesians 5:3 (show verse)

and whoredom, and all uncleanness, or covetousness, let it not even be named among you, as becometh saints;

Ephesians 5:4 (show verse)

also filthiness, and foolish talking, or jesting, -- the things not fit -- but rather thanksgiving;

Ephesians 5:5 (show verse)

for this ye know, that every whoremonger, or unclean, or covetous person, who is an idolater, hath no inheritance in the reign of the Christ and God.

Ephesians 5:6 (show verse)

Let no one deceive you with vain words, for because of these things cometh the anger of God upon the sons of the disobedience,

Ephesians 5:7 (show verse)

become not, then, partakers with them,

Ephesians 5:8 (show verse)

for ye were once darkness, and now light in the Lord; as children of light walk ye,

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 well-pleasing to the Lord,

Ephesians 5:11 (show verse)

and have no fellowship with the unfruitful works of the darkness and rather even convict,

Ephesians 5:12 (show verse)

for the things in secret done by them it is a shame even to speak of,

Ephesians 5:13 (show verse)

and all the things reproved by the light are manifested, for everything that is manifested is light;

Ephesians 5:14 (show verse)

wherefore he saith, 'Arouse thyself, thou who art sleeping, and arise out of the dead, and the Christ shall shine upon thee.'

Ephesians 5:15 (show verse)

See, then, how exactly ye walk, not as unwise, but as wise,

Ephesians 5:16 (show verse)

redeeming the time, because the days are evil;

Ephesians 5:17 (show verse)

because of this become not fools, but -- understanding what is the will of the Lord,

Ephesians 5:18 (show verse)

and be not drunk with wine, in which is dissoluteness, but be filled in 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, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, to the God and Father;

Ephesians 5:21 (show verse)

subjecting yourselves to one another in the fear of God.

Ephesians 5:22 (show verse)

The wives! to your own husbands subject yourselves, as to the Lord,

Ephesians 5:23 (show verse)

because the husband is head of the wife, as also the Christ is head of the assembly, and he is saviour of the body,

Ephesians 5:24 (show verse)

but even as the assembly is subject to Christ, so also are the wives to their own husbands in everything.

Ephesians 5:25 (show verse)

The husbands! love your own wives, as also the Christ did love the assembly, and did give himself for it,

Ephesians 5:26 (show verse)

that he might sanctify it, having cleansed it with the bathing of the water in the saying,
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 the assembly in glory, not having spot or wrinkle, or any of such things, but that it may be holy and unblemished;

Ephesians 5:28 (show verse)

so ought the husbands to love their own wives as their own bodies: he who is loving his own wife -- himself he doth love;

Ephesians 5:29 (show verse)

for no one ever his own flesh did hate, but doth nourish and cherish it, as also the Lord -- the assembly,

Ephesians 5:30 (show verse)

because members we are 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 to his wife, and they shall be -- the two -- for one flesh;'

Ephesians 5:32 (show verse)

this secret is great, and I speak in regard to Christ and to the assembly;

Ephesians 5:33 (show verse)

but ye also, every one in particular -- let each his own wife so love as himself, and the wife -- that she may reverence the husband.