Ephesians 3:6

“That the Gentiles should be fellowheirs, and of the same body, and partakers of his promise in Christ by the gospel:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

That the Gentiles should be fellow heires, and of the same body, and partakers of his promise in Christ, by the Gospel:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

{to be specific,} that the Gentiles are fellow heirs and fellow members of the body, and fellow partakers of the promise in Christ Jesus through the gospel,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

`to wit', that the Gentiles are fellow-heirs, and fellow-members of the body, and fellow-partakers of the promise in Christ Jesus through the gospel,
- American Standard Version (1901)

Which is that the Gentiles have a part in the heritage, and in the same body, and in the same hope in Christ through the good news,
- Basic English Bible

that [they who are of] the nations should be joint heirs, and a joint body, and joint partakers of [his] promise in Christ Jesus by the glad tidings;
- Darby Bible

That the Gentiles should be joint-heirs, and of the same body, and partakers of his promise in Christ by the Gospel:
- Webster's Bible

I mean the truth that the Gentiles are joint heirs with us Jews, and that they form one body with us, and have the same interest as we have in the promise which has been made good in Christ Jesus through the Good News,
- Weymouth Bible

that the Gentiles are fellow heirs, and fellow members of the body, and fellow partakers of his promise in Christ Jesus through the Good News,
- World English Bible

that hethene men ben euen eiris, and of oo bodi, and parteneris togidere of his biheest in Crist Jhesu bi the euangelie;
- Wycliffe Bible

that the nations be fellow-heirs, and of the same body, and partakers of His promise in the Christ, through the good news,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ephesians 3:6


3:6 That the gentiles are joint - heirs - Of God. And of the same body - Under Christ the head. And joint - partakers of his promise - The communion of the Holy Ghost.


People's Bible Notes for Ephesians 3:6


Eph 3:6 That. The mystery long hidden, but at last revealed, is now given. The Gentiles should be fellow-heirs. The wall of partition broken down, Jews and Gentiles equally received, heirs alike of the gospel, "fellow-members" of the church, "fellow-partakers" of the gospel promises. Compare Ac 10:34 11:18 13:46-48.

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