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

  • Edward Berenguer
    Romans 15:4
    For whatsoever things were written aforetime were written for our learning, that we through patience and comfort of the scriptures might have hope.
    There are different time frames in the bible , i.e. The Gospels usher in the new testament as the Lord speaks of at the last supper. However ....
  • Rev Frank
    In response to Joyce Cardoza post. I would love to know how you explain this scripture. Please notice the first word "ALL". 2 Timothy 3:16 "All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness:" I ask this in the love of Jesus Christ as to reading and teaching the truth.
  • 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 ............

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