11 (A)according to the eternal purpose which He accomplished in Christ Jesus our Lord, 12 in whom we have boldness and access (B)with confidence through faith in Him. 13 (C)Therefore I ask that you do not lose heart at my tribulations for you, (D)which is your glory.

Appreciation of the Mystery

14 For this reason I bow my knees to the (E)Father [a]of our Lord Jesus Christ, 15 from whom the whole family in heaven and earth is named, 16 that He would grant you, (F)according to the riches of His glory, (G)to be strengthened with might through His Spirit in (H)the inner man, 17 (I)that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; that you, (J)being rooted and grounded in love, 18 (K)may be able to comprehend with all the saints (L)what is the width and length and depth and height— 19 to know the love of Christ which passes knowledge; that you may be filled (M)with all the fullness of God.

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Footnotes

  1. Ephesians 3:14 NU omits of our Lord Jesus Christ