Ephesians 3:16

“That he would grant you, according to the riches of his glory, to be strengthened with might by his Spirit in the inner man;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

That he would grant you according to the riches of his glory, to bee strengthened with might, by his Spirit in the inner man,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

that He would grant you, according to the riches of His glory, to be strengthened with power through His Spirit in the inner man,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

that he would grant you, according to the riches of his glory, that ye may be strengthened with power through his Spirit in the inward man;
- American Standard Version (1901)

That in the wealth of his glory he would make you strong with power through his Spirit in your hearts;
- Basic English Bible

in order that he may give you according to the riches of his glory, to be strengthened with power by his Spirit in the inner man;
- Darby Bible

That he would grant you according to the riches of his glory to be strengthened with might by his Spirit in the inner man;
- Webster's Bible

to grant you--in accordance with the wealth of His glorious perfections--to be strengthened by His Spirit with power penetrating to your inmost being.
- Weymouth Bible

that he would grant you, according to the riches of his glory, that you may be strengthened with power through his Spirit in the inward man;
- World English Bible

that he yyue to you, aftir the richessis of his glorie, vertu to be strengthid bi his spirit in the ynnere man,
- Wycliffe Bible

that He may give to you, according to the riches of His glory, with might to be strengthened through His Spirit, in regard to the inner man,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ephesians 3:16


3:16 The riches of his glory - The immense fulness of his glorious wisdom, power, and mercy. The inner man - The soul.


People's Bible Notes for Ephesians 3:16


Eph 3:16 That he would grant you. Paul now states the things for which he so earnestly prays in behalf of those to whom he writes. According to the riches of his glory. In a degree which would correspond. To be strengthened with might by his Spirit in the inner man. That their spirits might be strengthened by God's spirit and endowed with the might of spiritual gifts.

Discussion for Ephesians 3:16

  • Dale Smith for verse 16
    Each time I read this verse, I am renewed in my spirit. It is also good for introducing individuals to the Holy Scriptures as well as to the Lord our God!-Dale Smith

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