Ephesians 6:23

“Peace be to the brethren, and love with faith, from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Peace be to the brethren, and loue, with faith from God the Father, and the Lord Iesus Christ.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Peace be to the brethren, and love with faith, from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Peace be to the brethren, and love with faith, from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Peace be to the brothers, and love with faith, from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
- Basic English Bible

Peace to the brethren, and love with faith, from God [the] Father and [the] Lord Jesus Christ.
- Darby Bible

Peace be to the brethren, and love with faith from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
- Webster's Bible

Peace be to the brethren, and love combined with faith, from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
- Weymouth Bible

Peace be to the brothers, and love with faith, from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
- World English Bible

Pees to britheren, and charite, with feith of God oure fadir, and of the Lord Jhesu Crist.
- Wycliffe Bible

Peace to the brethren, and love, with faith, from God the Father, and the Lord Jesus Christ!
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ephesians 6:23


6:23 Peace - This verse recapitulates the whole epistle.


People's Bible Notes for Ephesians 6:23


Eph 6:23,24 Peace [be] to the brethren, etc. As was his custom he closes with a benediction. Compare those of the preceding Epistles. NOTE.--Some have urged that the absence of individual salutations is a proof that this letter could not have been addressed to the Ephesians where he was so well acquainted. The same argument might apply to the Corinthian, Galatian and Philippian letters also, and indeed his letters to all the churches which he had founded. It rather implies that his acquaintances were so numerous that he could hardly have space to single out individuals, and sent his personal salutations by the messengers. Besides, there are reasons for the opinion that the Ephesian letter was intended also for other churches of "Asia".

Discussion for Ephesians 6

  • 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.
  • Steve morrow
    eph 6:13 wherefore take unto you the whole armour of GOD that you may be able to withstand in the evil day and having done all to stand 6:14 stand therefore having your loins girt about with truth and having the breastplate of righteousness TITUS 1:9 HOLDING FAST THE FAITHFUL WORD AS HE HATH BEEN TAUGHT THAT HE MAY BE ABLE BY SOUND DOCTRINE BOTH TO EXHORT AND TO CONVINCE THE GAINSAYERS

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