Ephesians 5:30

“For we are members of his body, of his flesh, and of his bones.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Ephesians 5:30

For we are members of his body, of his flesh, and of his bones.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

because we are members of His body.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

because we are members of his body.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Because we are parts of his body.
- Basic English Bible

for we are members of his body; [we are of his flesh, and of his bones.]
- Darby Bible

For we are members of his body, of his flesh, and of his bones.
- Webster's Bible

because we are, as it were, parts of His Body.
- Weymouth Bible

because we are members of his body, of his flesh and bones.
- World English Bible

And we ben membris of his bodi, of his fleisch, and of his boonys.
- Wycliffe Bible

because members we are of his body, of his flesh, and of his bones;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Ephesians 5:30

Wesley's Notes for Ephesians 5:30


5:30 For we - The reason why Christ nourishes and cherishes the church is, that close connexion between them which is here expressed in the words of Moses, originally spoken concerning Eve. Are members - Are as intimately united to Christ, in a spiritual sense, as if we were literally flesh of his flesh, and bone of his bone.


People's Bible Notes for Ephesians 5:30


Eph 5:30 We are members of his body. We are all members of Christ's body, the church. But the church is his Bride. Of his flesh, and of his bones. The language of Ge 2:23, where Adam declares that his wife "is bone of his bone and flesh of his flesh", applies to our relation to Christ.

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