Ephesians 1:8

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

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Wherein hee hath abounded toward vs in all wisedome and prudence:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

which He lavished on us. In all wisdom and insight
- New American Standard Version (1995)

which he made to abound toward us in all wisdom and prudence,
- American Standard Version (1901)

Which he gave us in full measure in all wisdom and care;
- Basic English Bible

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

In which he hath abounded towards us in all wisdom and prudence;
- Webster's Bible

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

which he made to abound toward us in all wisdom and prudence,
- World English Bible

that aboundide greetli in vs in al wisdom and prudence,
- Wycliffe Bible

in which He did abound toward us in all wisdom and prudence,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ephesians 1:8

1:8 In all wisdom - Manifested by God in the whole scheme of our salvation. And prudence - Which be hath wrought in us, that we may know and do all his acceptable and perfect will.

People's Bible Notes for Ephesians 1:8

Eph 1:8 Wherein he hath abounded toward us. The grace of God. See Eph 1:7. In all wisdom and prudence. These attributes, ascribed to God, are fully shown in his grace and mercy.

Discussion for Ephesians 1

  • Lilian
    What a promising God to all of us He is good all the time. We love Jesus because He FIRST LOVEs US. We have redeemed and our sins are forgiven and pardoned by the blood of Jesus according to his riches of his grace we must be thankful and praised Jesus for he is our Lord our Savior. There is no other above name its only Jesus our Jehovah Jireh, Shalom and Rapha. Our job now is to accept Jesus.Amen
  • Christian
    The book of Ephesians talks about the glory we have in Christ.
    God hath set Him above every other name and He is set at the right hand of God.In his name authority has been established both in heaven and on earth and in the life that is to come.Hallelujah!
  • Wayne
    Prayer and fasting for the sake of love for the world .and the Holy Spirit will enlightened you.
  • James Greene
    I believe this book is the most directional on how a Christian should conduct their life
  • Bereket
    i think this is one of the best book
  • EZEKIEL for verse 4
    the word chose has nothing to do with being righteous or sinner he chose every body so that nobody will have an excuse to give, God dose not select in choosing.he chose us i.e all of-us, where people will be sideline is when Jesus ask them who is their lord. the problem is how many people accept that he has chosen them.

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