Ephesians 6:7

“With good will doing service, as to the Lord, and not to men:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

With good will doing seruice, as to the Lord, and not to men,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

With good will render service, as to the Lord, and not to men,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

with good will doing service, as unto the Lord, and not unto men:
- American Standard Version (1901)

Doing your work readily, as to the Lord, and not to men:
- Basic English Bible

serving with good will as to the Lord, and not to men;
- Darby Bible

With good will doing service, as to the Lord, and not to men:
- Webster's Bible

With right good will, be faithful to your duty as service rendered to the Lord and not to man.
- Weymouth Bible

with good will doing service, as to the Lord, and not to men;
- World English Bible

with good wille seruynge as to the Lord, and not as to men;
- Wycliffe Bible

with good-will serving, as to the Lord, and not to men,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ephesians 6:7


6:7 Unto the Lord, and not to men - That is, rather than to men; and by making every action of common life a sacrifice to God; having an eye to him in all things, even as if there were no other master.


People's Bible Notes for Ephesians 6:7


Eph 6:7 With good will doing service. With a well disposed mind towards the master. As to the Lord, and not to men. It pleases the Lord, whatever may be the relations of life, for us to do our service well. We may engage in very lowly duties to the glory of the Lord.

Discussion for Ephesians 6

  • Ren
    Virginia Combs- For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places. Who do you think they are talking about here.Against the powers of satan.
  • Brother BENJAMIM OTUDJE
    for brethren to be able to have victory over the Satan, must leave a righteous life,prayerfull, and also mediate on the word of God day and night.
  • Evangelist Louise Schmaling
    Amein Virginia !!! :)
  • 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

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