Ephesians 6:8

“Knowing that whatsoever good thing any man doeth, the same shall he receive of the Lord, whether he be bond or free.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Knowing that whatsoeuer good thing any man doeth, the same shall he receiue of the Lord, whether he be bond or free.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

knowing that whatever good thing each one does, this he will receive back from the Lord, whether slave or free.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

knowing that whatsoever good thing each one doeth, the same shall he receive again from the Lord, whether `he be' bond or free.
- American Standard Version (1901)

In the knowledge that for every good thing anyone does, he will have his reward from the Lord, If he is a servant or if he is free.
- Basic English Bible

knowing that whatever good each shall do, this he shall receive of [the] Lord, whether bond or free.
- Darby Bible

Knowing that whatever good thing any man doeth, the same will he receive from the Lord, whether he be bond or free.
- Webster's Bible

You well know that whatever right thing any one does, he will receive a requital for it from the Lord, whether he is a slave or a free man.
- Weymouth Bible

knowing that whatever good thing each one does, he will receive the same again from the Lord, whether he is bound or free.
- World English Bible

witinge that ech man, what euere good thing he schal do, he schal resseyue this of the Lord, whether seruaunt, whether fre man.
- Wycliffe Bible

having known that whatever good thing each one may do, this he shall receive from the Lord, whether servant or freeman.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ephesians 6:8


6:8 He shall receive the same - That is, a full and adequate recompence for it.


People's Bible Notes for Ephesians 6:8


Eph 6:8 Knowing that whatsoever good thing any man doeth, etc. If a man renders good service anywhere, whether he be bond or free, the Lord will see that he is rewarded.

Discussion for Ephesians 6

  • 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
  • SINDI SANDRA JUSTINE
    am truly blessed with those beautiful words
  • Lilian
    Put on the whole armour of God that ye may stand against the wiles of the devil. Thank you Jesus for your word your words is my salvation. By meditating your words everyday the devil will be crashed. Let your Holy Spirit guide me Lord and help me to obey your word and to follow you Jesus until rapture Praise you Jesus and thank you for your blood amen

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