Ephesians 4:10

“He that descended is the same also that ascended up far above all heavens, that he might fill all things.)”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

He that descended, is the same also that ascended vp far aboue all heauens, that he might fill all things.)
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He who descended is Himself also He who ascended far above all the heavens, so that He might fill all things.)
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He that descended is the same also that ascended far above all the heavens, that he might fill all things.)
- American Standard Version (1901)

He who went down is the same who went up far over all the heavens so that he might make all things complete.)
- Basic English Bible

He that descended is the same who has also ascended up above all the heavens, that he might fill all things;
- Darby Bible

He that descended is the same also that ascended far above all heavens, that he might fill all things.
- Webster's Bible

He who descended is the same as He who ascended again far above all the Heavens in order to fill the universe.)
- Weymouth Bible

He who descended is the one who also ascended far above all the heavens, that he might fill all things.
- World English Bible

He it is that cam doun, and that stiede on alle heuenes, that he schulde fille alle thingis.
- Wycliffe Bible

he who went down is the same also who went up far above all the heavens, that He may fill all things --
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ephesians 4:10


4:10 He that descended - That thus amazingly humbled himself. Is the same that ascended - That was so highly exalted. That he might fill all things - The whole church, with his Spirit, presence, and operations.


People's Bible Notes for Ephesians 4:10


Eph 4:10 Ascended up far above all heavens. The one who descended is now exalted to the right hand of God. God's throne is represented above the heavens, as God is above all. Compare Heb 4:14 7:26. That he might fill all things. And hence reach every place with his grace and glory.

Discussion for Ephesians 4

  • Bruce
    Kent:Disciple:one being taught,learning scripture. An Apostle: sent to bring the gospel to others the way of salvation making disciples. Today we're called:The Body, The Church, Believers. We are Disciples Apostles for we are learning teaching. In who we have Redemption through His Blood,even the forgiveness of sins:Colossians1:14 /called:John 6:44 forgiving:1John 1:9 / changed:2Corinthians 5:17
  • Tim
    I try to live my life by Eph. 4:32. Been my life's creed most of my life.
  • Felicia
    To Juarez
    Thank God we have the Holy Spirit who is always with us in our walk with the Lord. If we are going to depend on our own efforts to fulfill the demands of Scripture and please God we will never get there Jesus says "...apart from me you can do nothing" Jh 15:5 We pray to God in Jesus name and depend on the Holy Spirit to help us in all things it makes life easier.
  • A disciple
    Kent, YES but don't look for them to be splashed all over the internet, or on TV: as the true servants of Jesus will also walk in the steps of the Master, and not be seeking for people to recognize them. Like the Lord said; "the tree is known by its fruit;" to whomsoever God gives a gift, it will be from what is really put in him from God; and nothing manufactured by his own doings or methodology.
  • Kent
    in verse im so confused for what paul said , are there apostles and prophets today ?
  • BSP
    Verse 31 shows negative traits and behavior that we need to put away. We must learn to control our temper and our speech when dealing with others.

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