Ephesians 3:17

“That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that ye, being rooted and grounded in love,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith, that yee being rooted and grounded in loue,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; {and} that you, being rooted and grounded in love,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; to the end that ye, being rooted and grounded in love,
- American Standard Version (1901)

So that Christ may have his place in your hearts through faith; and that you, being rooted and based in love,
- Basic English Bible

that the Christ may dwell, through faith, in your hearts, being rooted and founded in love,
- Darby Bible

That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that ye, being rooted and grounded in love,
- Webster's Bible

I pray that Christ may make His home in your hearts through your faith; so that having your roots deep and your foundations strong, in love, you may become mighty to grasp the idea,
- Weymouth Bible

that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; to the end that you, being rooted and grounded in love,
- World English Bible

that Crist dwelle bi feith in youre hertis; that ye rootid and groundid in charite,
- Wycliffe Bible

that the Christ may dwell through the faith in your hearts, in love having been rooted and founded,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ephesians 3:17


3:17 Dwell - That is, constantly and sensibly abide.


People's Bible Notes for Ephesians 3:17


Eph 3:17 That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith. This is the second petition. That they may so lay hold of Christ by faith that he will be to them a present Savior, in their hearts. That ye, being rooted and grounded in love. The third petition relates to the love of Christ.

Discussion for Ephesians 3:17

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