15 So then, [a]be careful how you (A)walk, not (B)as unwise people but as wise, 16 [b](C)making the most of your time, because (D)the days are evil. 17 Therefore do not be foolish, but (E)understand what the will of the Lord is. 18 And (F)do not get drunk with wine, [c]in which there is (G)debauchery, but be (H)filled with the Spirit, 19 (I)speaking to [d]one another in (J)psalms and (K)hymns and spiritual (L)songs, (M)singing and making melody with your hearts to the Lord; 20 (N)always giving thanks for all things in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ to our (O)God and Father; 21 [e](P)and subject yourselves to one another in the [f](Q)fear of Christ.

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  1. Ephesians 5:15 Lit look carefully
  2. Ephesians 5:16 Lit redeeming the time
  3. Ephesians 5:18 Or by which
  4. Ephesians 5:19 Or yourselves
  5. Ephesians 5:21 Lit being submissive to
  6. Ephesians 5:21 Or reverence for

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