Grace be to you, and peace, from God our Father, and from the LORD Jesus
Blessed be the God and Father of our LORD Jesus Christ, who hath blessed
us with all spiritual blessings in heavenly places in Christ:
Wherefore I also, after I heard of your faith in the LORD Jesus, and
love unto all the saints,
That the God of our LORD Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give
unto you the spirit of wisdom and revelation in the knowledge of him:
In whom all the building fitly framed together groweth unto an holy
temple in the LORD:
According to the eternal purpose which he purposed in Christ Jesus our
For this cause I bow my knees unto the Father of our LORD Jesus Christ,
I therefore, the prisoner of the LORD, beseech you that ye walk worthy
of the vocation wherewith ye are called,
One LORD, one faith, one baptism,
This I say therefore, and testify in the LORD, that ye henceforth walk
not as other Gentiles walk, in the vanity of their mind,
For ye were sometimes darkness, but now are ye light in the LORD: walk
as children of light:
Proving what is acceptable unto the LORD.
Wherefore be ye not unwise, but understanding what the will of the LORD
Speaking to yourselves in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing
and making melody in your heart to the LORD;
Giving thanks always for all things unto God and the Father in the name
of our LORD Jesus Christ;
Wives, submit yourselves unto your own husbands, as unto the LORD.
For no man ever yet hated his own flesh; but nourisheth and cherisheth
it, even as the LORD the church:
Children, obey your parents in the LORD: for this is right.
And, ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but bring them up
in the nurture and admonition of the LORD.
With good will doing service, as to the LORD, and not to men:
Knowing that whatsoever good thing any man doeth, the same shall he
receive of the LORD, whether he be bond or free.
Finally, my brethren, be strong in the LORD, and in the power of his
But that ye also may know my affairs, and how I do, Tychicus, a beloved
brother and faithful minister in the LORD, shall make known to you all
Peace be to the brethren, and love with faith, from God the Father and
the LORD Jesus Christ.
Grace be with all them that love our LORD Jesus Christ in sincerity.