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- King James Bible "Authorized Version", Cambridge Edition
3:20 Now to him - This doxology is admirably adapted to strengthen our faith, that we may not stagger at the great things the apostle has been praying for, as if they were too much for God to give, or for us to expect from him. That is able - Here is a most beautiful gradation. When he has given us exceeding, yea, abundant blessings, still we may ask for more. And he is able to do it. But we may think of more than we have asked. He is able to do this also. Yea, and above all this. Above all we ask - Above all we can think. Nay, exceedingly, abundantly above all that we can either ask or think.
Eph 3:20 Now to him. He has offered a prayer, and closes it with a doxology. According to the power that worketh in us. They knew something of the mighty working of the Spirit, and therefore of the Divine power. But God was able to do for them beyond all that they could conceive.
Kenneth Ekene's comment on 2013-10-09 03:09:55:
I belive in the word of God cos his words remains sure and perfectly true. Its just a matter of faith and being obedient to his word.I belive he wil do exceedingly abundantly above what we even think of let alone sayin it with our mouth
Hope's comment on 2013-10-07 07:05:13:
My God is awsome
as a child i have hid in my heart a love for the first man who asked for me. But my parents said no to the offer. I went on and lived in a marriage for 32 years with abuse mentally, physically and emotionally from both spouse and relatives. MY marriage was over after 32yrs. just as i asked god to allow my yongest to turn 17 and then i would go back to ministry full time. God in his goodness was so good to me. I believed that one day God would rescue me, i would be free. Free to love who i have always loved. Him God first and then the youthful pure love as a memory. But two yrs. ago God opened the door and i spoke to the man of 32yrs. God brought him to me. Not as a lover but as a support, a friend closer than a brother, an encourager and a confidont. It feel great to love without boundaries, without carnality and more than all to prove God: " Now unto him that is able to do exceeding abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that worketh in
us..." it is a wonderful experince when our faith produces. for with our hearts, we belief in righteousness and with our mouth we speak the word and bring our thoughts to actions and life.
Alicia's comment on 2013-10-05 08:57:08:
My God is awesome he specializes in things that are impossible he can do what no one else can do. he can do all that we ask for and could ever think of
Patrice Obute Awelo's comment on 2013-09-25 11:39:08:
Almighty Father is able to do very great things which to our physical eye seems impossible.so we should always ask Him whatever we want provided it is according to His will.He has great power to do all
Rajnish Charles's comment on 2013-09-15 01:19:55:
When I read this verse Eph 3:20 what comes in my mind is a rewind of my life 20 years back when I did not have a clue what God would do in my life to reach this state of blessedness today. I had absolutely no idea when I asked Lord Jesus to bless & take over my life. Today I stand with my Jaws open, mouth wide open, eyes popping out just even to comprehend what great good things God did in my life. He is truly an amazing God to a worthless creature like me. You just have to give Lord Jesus one chance and experience the difference, it will blow you off.
Nyarai Chironga's comment on 2013-09-12 10:19:44:
To me this verse simply tells that there is nothing our God cannot do.He can do more than we can imagine,or think,He can do anything but fail lets just anchor our faith in Him and He will do it for us,Praise the Lord
Tom Ross's comment on 2013-08-29 17:04:29:
This verse is a definite Promise from our Father who loves us beyond compare. I have been a Pastor of the same church now for 35 yrs. And God has ALWAYS amazed me at how He can do exceedingly abundantly above all we can ask or think. This is the True Secret of the kingdom of God thru His Son Jesus Christ. The Secret is Let Him figure out the How and You Learn to commit to trusting that this is a Truth.
Samuel Darko Tetteh's comment on 2013-08-25 03:17:24:
This verse makes me know that God is able to do greater things than what i even ask Him. It also makes me understand that God has no limit as to His abilities.Thus,He is able to give me more than i can ever ask Him.What a joy to know to know this about my God.
Pastor Larry Johnson's comment on 2013-08-21 03:55:07:
This verse allows the people of God to know that their hope is in him. He is a great and mighty God; he can and will do anything but fail.
Adjei Kwasi Isaac's comment on 2013-08-18 02:56:28:
Infact, I have been facing series of negative thoughts as to how to make it as I now find myself in a new country.However,this Eph.3:20, has given me hope that my God is able to do everything for me.I thank you God for giving hope.
Kashema Bryan-Watson's comment on 2013-08-08 06:32:40:
Today great things will happen in my life. My God is doing exceedingly abundantly, much more than i can ask or think of. Today i am Richer in Him and Richer Financially.
My Family is bless beyond i can imagine.
Thank you Lord for your Blessings on me.
Rebecca's comment on 2013-07-29 08:00:21:
Its powerful and awesome to know I serve a mighty God who is able to do for me wat I can imagine he can do greater praise God I love him more than anything
Kapi Ifeanyi C.'s comment on 2013-05-16 15:43:13:
This portion(Eph.3:20) clearly shows a distinction between man's imagination & God's abilities.Man is limited in expression and imagination but God is not. No wonder He said in 1 Cor.1:25 that man's wisdom is His foolishness.When we can no longer imagine, He starts performing.He is our strength,when we are wick.This,remember that for God to "Do exceeding abundantly above All", absolute Faith and Trust is required.......thus,"According to the POWER that WORKETH in us.Praise God.
Dorris Potter's comment on 2012-11-25 11:37:40:
Give thanks unto Him.
Nana Boadi Danso's comment on 2012-09-06 20:37:02:
The scripture portrays our God as unlimited God, God who can do all things and nothing can limit His ability to do whatever He wants to do. He is able and extends it to us by meeting us at the point of our need even beyond our imagination.
Bill's comment on 2011-12-03 09:13:49:
I have been preaching the gospel for 33 years or better and this one of my Favorited verses IN THE Bible I use it to begin my sermon it has so much hope for to know he can beyond and a above that we could ever ask.
Stephie's comment on 2011-11-26 19:15:29:
When I think of the vast ability of God my Father I am in awe. He truly is the master planner of my life. So for this and all, I give God the praise.
Anthony's comment on 2011-07-20 10:03:00:
UntoFUngo thee oh LORD I surrender all. For thou oh LORD art the LORD even the ALMIGHTY. GOD is ABLE.
CHINEDU NZE's comment on 2011-04-14 20:02:53:
Such a faith strenghtening verse.That God can do even Exceedingly greater than we can imagine or think of.God is then TOO MUCH.
Bongani Mzayiya's comment on 2010-12-30 00:23:32:
When i think about the ableness of my God to do beyond my own limitation,it settles all things to me and to realize that He is no respecter of person what He did for king David,He can do it for me
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