Ephesians 5:10

“Proving what is acceptable unto the Lord.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Ephesians 5:10

Proouing what is acceptable vnto the Lord:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

trying to learn what is pleasing to the Lord.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

proving what is well-pleasing unto the Lord;
- American Standard Version (1901)

Testing by experience what is well-pleasing to the Lord;
- Basic English Bible

proving what is agreeable to the Lord;
- Darby Bible

Proving what is acceptable to the Lord.
- Webster's Bible

and learn in your own experiences what is fully pleasing to the Lord.
- Weymouth Bible

proving what is well pleasing to the Lord.
- World English Bible

And preue ye what `thing is wel plesynge to God.
- Wycliffe Bible

proving what is well-pleasing to the Lord,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Ephesians 5:10

Wesley's Notes for Ephesians 5:10

5:8 Ye were once darkness - Total blindness and ignorance. Walk as children of light - Suitably to your present knowledge.

5:9 The fruit of the light - Opposite to the unfruitful works of darkness, #Eph 4:11|. Is in - That is, consists in. Goodness and righteousness and truth - Opposite to the sins spoken of, #Eph 4:25|,&c.

5:11 Reprove them - To avoid them is not enough.

5:12 In secret - As flying the light.

People's Bible Notes for Ephesians 5:10

Eph 5:10 Proving what is acceptable unto the Lord. Showing by walking in the light what is acceptable to God.

Discussion for Ephesians 5

  • Mary on Ephesians 5:10
    This particular scripture is saying to me, now that GOD has delivered me from darkness into HIS marvelous Light; that I have been brought into the knowing. Therefore my living shall not be in vain. In all I do I should please HIM. Remembering the fruits of the spirit and walk in the line of the Spirit of the LORD.


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