Ephesians 1:7

“In whom we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of his grace;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

In whom wee haue redemption through his blood, the forgiuenesse of sinnes, according to the riches of his grace,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

In Him we have redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of His grace
- New American Standard Version (1995)

in whom we have our redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of his grace,
- American Standard Version (1901)

In whom we have salvation through his blood, the forgiveness of our sins, through the wealth of his grace,
- Basic English Bible

in whom we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of offences, according to the riches of his grace;
- Darby Bible

In whom we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of his grace;
- Webster's Bible

It is in Him, and through the shedding of His blood, that we have our deliverance--the forgiveness of our offences--so abundant was God's grace,
- Weymouth Bible

in whom we have our redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of his grace,
- World English Bible

in which he hath glorified vs in his dereworthe sone. In whom we han redempcioun bi his blood, foryyuenesse of synnes, aftir the ritchessis of his grace,
- Wycliffe Bible

in whom we have the redemption through his blood, the remission of the trespasses, according to the riches of His grace,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ephesians 1:7


1:7 By whom we - Who believe. Have - From the moment we believe. Redemption - From the guilt and power of sin. Through his blood - Through what he hath done and suffered for us. According to the riches of his grace - According to the abundant overflowings of his free mercy and favour.


People's Bible Notes for Ephesians 1:7


Eph 1:7 In whom we have redemption through his blood. (1) We are in bondage to sin; (2) Christ redeems us; (3) the price paid is his blood. Compare Mt 20:28 26:28 Ac 20:28 Ga 3:13 Heb 9:22 1Pe 1:19. The forgiveness of sins. Those redeemed are forgiven.

Discussion for Ephesians 1:7

  • Daisy Obi for verse 7
    In Him is the reality of the new birth, having absolved us of that was against us and future accusations too, Hs precious blood washed and wiped it away forever. Hallelujah!
  • It is only in the blood of Jesus Christ that we have redemption and forgiveness of sins....that is by grace through faith
  • It reminds me that Jesus blood is still alive and active amen
  • It means that Christ became the sacrificial lamb through which we are free from the slavery of sins and death.
  • In him we have redemption. Is talking of our position increase. We were already in Christ before our redemption came.
  • Steve Collins for verse 7
    It is the blood of Jesus Christ that He shed to wash away all the filthiness and shame of this present world. It is only by His shed blood that the price of our atonement, the redemption could be paid.

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