Ephesians 1:20

“Which he wrought in Christ, when he raised him from the dead, and set him at his own right hand in the heavenly places,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Which he wrought in Christ when he raised him from the dead, and set him at his owne right hand in the heauenly places,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

which He brought about in Christ, when He raised Him from the dead and seated Him at His right hand in the heavenly {places,}
- New American Standard Version (1995)

which he wrought in Christ, when he raised him from the dead, and made him to sit at his right hand in the heavenly `places',
- American Standard Version (1901)

By which he made Christ come back from the dead, and gave him a place at his right hand in heaven,
- Basic English Bible

[in] which he wrought in the Christ [in] raising him from among [the] dead, and he set him down at his right hand in the heavenlies,
- Darby Bible

Which he wrought in Christ, when he raised him from the dead, and set him at his own right hand in the heavenly places,
- Webster's Bible

when He displayed it in Christ by raising Him from the dead and seating Him at His own right hand in the heavenly realms,
- Weymouth Bible

which he worked in Christ, when he raised him from the dead, and made him to sit at his right hand in the heavenly places,
- World English Bible

which he wrouyte in Crist, reisynge hym fro deth, and settynge him on his riyt half in heuenli thingis,
- Wycliffe Bible

which He wrought in the Christ, having raised him out of the dead, and did set [him] at His right hand in the heavenly [places],
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ephesians 1:20


1:20 And he hath seated him at his own right hand - That is, he hath exalted him in his human nature, as a recompence for his sufferings, to a quiet, everlasting possession of all possible blessedness, majesty, and glory.


People's Bible Notes for Ephesians 1:20


Eph 1:20 Which he wrought in Christ. God's power wrought in Christ in the tomb so that he came forth living. At his own right hand. The Scriptures represent Christ at God's right hand. See Mr 16:19 Heb 8:1 10:12 12:2 Col 3:1. His seat there indicates his glory, and also that the work of redemption.

Discussion for Ephesians 1

  • Dee Murphy
    Which Church is he talking about?
  • Dee
    GOD IS STILL IN CONTROLL IN ALL OUR WAYS ACKNOWLEDGE HIM AND HE SHALT DIRECT OUR PATH WE CAN'T SERVE TWO GOD'S REPENT AND BELIEVE GOD AS YOUR LORD AND SAVIOR GOD HAS THE PLAN FOR OUR LIFE
  • Peter A. Okebukola
    The Place of Christ is underlined thus: “when he raised him from the dead, and set him at his own right hand in the heavenly places. Far above all principality, and power, and might, and dominion, and every name that is named, not only in this world, but also in that which is to come. And hath put all things under his feet, and gave him to be the head over all things to the church.”
  • A disciple
    Frank; We are in a time of increasing darkness and trouble, because so many that have heard and known the word of God have despised and rejected it; and love instead their cares and pleasures in this life, than to be of the truth. This is the narrow way that Jesus spoke of, and the very reason most choose to stay on the broad way because they are ashamed or afraid or simply love their sins more.
  • Steve morrow
    1 CORINTHIANS 10:4 AND DID ALL DRINK THE SAME SPIRITUAL DRINK FOR THEY DRANK OF THAT SPIRITUAL ROCK THAT FOLLOWED THEM AND THAT --- ROCK WAS CHRIST --- 10:9 --- NEITHER LET US TEMPT CHRIST AS SOME OF THEM ALSO TEMPTED AND WERE DESTROYED OF SERPENTS --- 1 TIMOTHY 2:5 FOR THERE IS ONE GOD AND ONE MEDIATOR BETWEEN GOD AND MEN --- THE MAN JESUS CHRIST ---
  • Cephas
    He is the Rock, his work is perfect: for all his ways are judgment: a God of truth and without iniquity, just and right is he. The statutes of the LORD are right, rejoicing the heart: the commandment of the LORD is pure, enlightening the eyes. And it came to pass, when Jesus had ended these sayings, the people were astonished at his doctrine: The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you. Amen.

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