Ephesians 1:6

“To the praise of the glory of his grace, wherein he hath made us accepted in the beloved.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

To the praise of the glorie of his grace, wherein he hath made vs accepted in the beloued:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

to the praise of the glory of His grace, which He freely bestowed on us in the Beloved.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

to the praise of the glory of his grace, which he freely bestowed on us in the Beloved:
- American Standard Version (1901)

To the praise of the glory of his grace, which he freely gave to us in the Loved One:
- Basic English Bible

to [the] praise of [the] glory of his grace, wherein he has taken us into favour in the Beloved:
- Darby Bible

To the praise of the glory of his grace, in which he hath made us accepted in the beloved:
- Webster's Bible

to the praise of the splendour of His grace with which He has enriched us in the beloved One.
- Weymouth Bible

to the praise of the glory of his grace, by which he freely bestowed favor on us in the Beloved,
- World English Bible

in to the heriyng of the glorie of his grace;
- Wycliffe Bible

to the praise of the glory of His grace, in which He did make us accepted in the beloved,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ephesians 1:6


1:6 To the praise of the glory of his grace - His glorious, free love without any desert on our part.


People's Bible Notes for Ephesians 1:6


Eph 1:6 To the praise of the glory of his grace. To the end that his grace in adopting us as children may redound to his praise and glory. In the beloved. In Christ. See Mt 3:17 Col 1:13.

Discussion for Ephesians 1

  • Irene123
    I've seen several comments on here about Ephesians being people's favorite book. By the way they are worded I can see they're not sure why they love it so. Maybe this will help: "The Song of Solomon of the New Testament" - "This love God had for Israel, as shown in the Song of Solomon, is wonderfully typical of the love that Jesus Christ has for His church. - cont.
  • Irene123
    Eph. 1:13 - the word of 'truth' is Acts 2:38 (Matt.28:19); the gospel of your salvation, Acts 2:37 - "men and brethren, what must we do"? ye were sealed with that holy spirit of promise, Acts 10:45-46.
  • Andrew Azariah
    A key verse in this chapter is v13 " In him you also, when you heard the word of truth, the gospel of your salvation, and believed in him, were sealed with the promised Holy Spirit,"
    The believer is sealed with the promised Holy Spirit when he/she believed in Christ Jesus. This is the heritage of every Christian believer. No Christian believer needs to doubt if he/she has the Holy Spirit. Glory
  • Irene123
    To Joyce Cardoza - Since you must know which scriptures aren't for all of us - I wish you had listed 3-4 on here so I could look them up ............
  • Joyce Cardoza
    God said you must rightly devide the word, and we are also in the dispensation of Grace, the entire Bible is written for us, but not every verse is addressed to us, or written about us, if you read the red letters of Jesus Christ, then read what He taught after he paid our sin debt, and you really knew how to read and teach the truth, you would not teach the way you do, Ephesians 2:8 it was hidden
  • Michael c theriault
    thank you lord for saving me lord and washing my sins away

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