Ephesians 2:18

“For through him we both have access by one Spirit unto the Father.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For through him wee both haue an accesse by one Spirit vnto the Father.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

for through Him we both have our access in one Spirit to the Father.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

for through him we both have our access in one Spirit unto the Father.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Because through him the two of us are able to come near in one Spirit to the Father.
- Basic English Bible

For through him we have both access by one Spirit to the Father.
- Darby Bible

For through him we both have an access by one Spirit to the Father.
- Webster's Bible

because it is through Him that Jews and Gentiles alike have access through one Spirit to the Father.
- Weymouth Bible

For through him we both have our access in one Spirit to the Father.
- World English Bible

for bi hym we bothe han niy comyng in o spirit to the fadir.
- Wycliffe Bible

because through him we have the access -- we both -- in one Spirit unto the Father.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ephesians 2:18


2:18 For through him, we both - Jews and gentiles. Have access - Liberty of approaching, by the guidance and aid of one Spirit to God as our Father. Christ, the Spirit, and the Father, the three - one God, stand frequently in the same order.


People's Bible Notes for Ephesians 2:18


Eph 2:18 We both have access by one Spirit unto the Father. The Spirit of adoption enables both to cry, "Abba, Father" (Ro 8:15 Ga 4:6). Both pray to one Father; hence, all are brethren.

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