Ephesians 4:27

“Neither give place to the devil.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Ephesians 4:27

Neither giue place to the deuill.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and do not give the devil an opportunity.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

neither give place to the devil.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And do not give way to the Evil One.
- Basic English Bible

neither give room for the devil.
- Darby Bible

Neither give place to the devil.
- Webster's Bible

and do not leave room for the Devil.
- Weymouth Bible

neither give place to the devil.
- World English Bible

Nyle ye yyue stide to the deuel.
- Wycliffe Bible

neither give place to the devil;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Ephesians 4:27

Wesley's Notes for Ephesians 4:27


4:27 Neither give place to the devil - By any delay.


People's Bible Notes for Ephesians 4:27


Eph 4:27 Neither give place to the devil. By cherishing anger. A person under the dominion of anger is in a fit state to be tempted to evil deeds.

Discussion for Ephesians 4:27

  • April on Ephesians 4:27
    Giving place to the devil is like asking for a beat down from the grade school bully that really doesn't have the power unless you give it to him.
  • Charlotte on Ephesians 4:27
    Oh so true my brother! As I always tell my children, Satan does not need much, just a little space to get a person to do his bidding. Let us all be watchful and pray without ceasing cause he 's out there, going about as a roaring lion,seeking whom he may devour, as St. Peter warned us. God Bless
  • Irene on Ephesians 4:27
    ephesians 4:27 giving place to the devil, means giving him the power over you, and using it as a strong hold to deceive you, and direct your mind to do as he does evil.
  • Rev. Thomas Nelson on Ephesians 4:27
    Giving place to the Devil is like locking the front Door and leaving the keys in it.


 

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