Ephesians 1:23

“Which is his body, the fulness of him that filleth all in all.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Which is his body, the fulnesse of him that filleth all in all.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

which is His body, the fullness of Him who fills all in all.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

which is his body, the fulness of him that filleth all in all.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Which is his body, the full measure of him in whom all things are made complete.
- Basic English Bible

which is his body, the fulness of him who fills all in all:
- Darby Bible

Which is his body, the fullness of him that filleth all in all.
- Webster's Bible

the completeness of Him who everywhere fills the universe with Himself.
- Weymouth Bible

which is his body, the fullness of him who fills all in all.
- World English Bible

that is the bodi of hym, and the plente of hym, which is alle thingis in alle thingis fulfillid.
- Wycliffe Bible

which is his body, the fulness of Him who is filling the all in all,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ephesians 1:23


1:23 The fulness of him that filleth all in all - It is hard to say in what sense this can be spoken of the church; but the sense is easy and natural, if we refer it to Christ, who is the fulness of the Father.


People's Bible Notes for Ephesians 1:23


Eph 1:23 Which is his body. His spiritual body, living by union with the Head, pervaded by the life of Christ. The fulness of him. The church is a manifestation of the fullness of Christ, the body filled by his life, who filleth all in all. Filleth all things with his majesty and power. The object of the last four verses is to describe Christ's glories. These are: (1) His resurrection; (2) His Exaltation to God's Right Hand; (3) His Supreme Dominion; (4) His Headship to the Church, his Body, filled with His Fullness. These glories all follow his stooping unto the death of the cross. He abased himself that he might be exalted. See Heb 12:2.

Discussion for Ephesians 1

  • A disciple
    Isaiah 8:20 - "To the law and to the testimony, if they speak not according to this word; it is because there is no light in them." Acts 17:11 "These were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all readiness of mind, and searched the scriptures daily, whether those things were so." Job 23:12; Psalms 56:10; Psalms 119:104,128; Deuteronomy 6:8; 8:2-3; 11:18; etc.
  • Ollie moffett
    I enjoy the bible and I am sure that God through his grace am blessed
  • Joyce Cardoza
    Wayne, the ones who accepts Grace the gift of God with faith in our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, do not have to earn anything, read Eph. 2:8-9 and more will help you understand, God bless you
  • Steve morrow
    EPHESIANS 1:17 THAT THE GOD OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST THE FATHER OF GLORY MAY GIVE UNTO YOU THE --- SPIRIT OF WISDOM --- AND REVELATION IN THE KNOWLEDGE OF HIM 1 CORINTHIANS 2:4 AND MY SPEECH AND MY PREACHING WAS NOT WITH ENTICING WORDS OF MANS WISDOM BUT IN DEMONSTRATION OF THE SPIRIT AND OF POWER
  • Steve morrow
    EPHESIANS 1:13 ON WHO ALSO YOU BELIEVED AFTER THAT YOU HEARD THE WORD OF TRUTH NAMELY THE GOSPEL OF YOUR SALVATION WHEREIN WHEN YOU BELIEVED YOU WERE SEALED WITH THE HOLY SPIRIT OF PROMISE*****JOHN 6:27 LABOR NOT FOR THE MEAT WHICH PERISHETH BUT FOR THAT MEAT WHICH ENDURETH UNTO EVERLASTING LIFE WHICH THE SON OF MAN SHALL GIVE UNTO YOU FOR HIM HATH GOD THE FATHER SEALED
  • Ray321
    Wherefore remember, that ye beingin time past Gentiles in the flesh, who are called Uncircumcision by that which is called the Circumcision in the flesh made by hands,
    That at that time ye were without Christ, being aliens from the commonwealth of Israel, and strangers from the covenants of promise, having no hope, and without God in the world. Ephesians 2:11-12 two types, Jews and Gentiles. Yep

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