Ephesians 6:22

“Whom I have sent unto you for the same purpose, that ye might know our affairs, and that he might comfort your hearts.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Whom I haue sent vnto you for the same purpose, that yee might know our affaires, and that he might comfort your hearts.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

I have sent him to you for this very purpose, so that you may know about us, and that he may comfort your hearts.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

whom I have sent unto you for this very purpose, that ye may know our state, and that he may comfort your hearts.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Whom I have sent to you for this very purpose, so that you may have knowledge of our position, and that he may give comfort to your hearts.
- Basic English Bible

whom I have sent to you for this very thing, that ye may know of our affairs and that he may encourage your hearts.
- Darby Bible

Whom I have sent to you for the same purpose, that ye may know our affairs, and that he may comfort your hearts.
- Webster's Bible

I have sent him to you for the very purpose--that you may know about us and that he may encourage you.
- Weymouth Bible

whom I have sent to you for this very purpose, that you may know our state, and that he may comfort your hearts.
- World English Bible

whom Y sente to you for this same thing, that ye knowe what thingis ben aboute vs, and that he coumforte youre hertis.
- Wycliffe Bible

whom I did send unto you for this very thing, that ye might know the things concerning us, and that he might comfort your hearts.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ephesians 6:22


6:22 That he might comfort your hearts - By relating the supports I find from God, and the success of the gospel.


People's Bible Notes for Ephesians 6:22


Eph 6:22 That ye might know our affairs, and [that] he might comfort your hearts. Tychicus was "a faithful minister" (Eph 6:21), and could not only satisfy their longing to know of Paul's state, but could comfort them.

Discussion for Ephesians 6

  • I AM
    Wherefore take unto you the whole armour of God, that ye may be able to withstand in the evil day, and having done all, to stand.
    (For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal, but mighty through God to the pulling down of strong holds;)
  • Virginia Combs
    Satan has no power at all the more you admonished him you give him power.GOD IS ALL POWER AND THERE IS NONE OTHER if you read Ephesians at all it says put on the whole armour of God so that you would be able to withstand the wiles of the devil it did not say anything about him having power
  • SONIA P
    PTL to all
    With respect to the Holy Words of GOD. When children obey their parents, then they will grow up learning to obey GOD. Being strong in the Lord
  • Reg
    Do uu know the enemy of your soul?
  • Irene123
    Very well said, Aggy M.
  • BSP
    When we consider how powerful Satan is then we really need to take advantage of and use every provision that Jehovah God has given us so that we can successfully resist the schemes of the Devil.

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