Ephesians 1:4-11New American Standard Bible (NASB)
4 just as He chose us in Him before the foundation of the world, that we would be holy and blameless before [a]Him. In love5 [b]He predestined us to adoption as sons through Jesus Christ to Himself, according to the [c]kind intention of His will,6 to the praise of the glory of His grace, which He freely bestowed on us in the Beloved.7 In [d]Him we have redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of His grace8 which He [e]lavished on [f]us. In all wisdom and insight9 He [g]made known to us the mystery of His will, according to His [h]kind intention which He purposed in Him10 with a view to an administration [i]suitable to the fullness of the times, that is, the summing up of all things in Christ, things [j]in the heavens and things on the earth. In Him11 [k]also we [l]have obtained an inheritance, having been predestined according to His purpose who works all things after the counsel of His will,
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