4 As a prisoner for the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received. 2 Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. The Christian life grounds in the privileges of our calling. The Common English Bible is not simply a revision or update of an existing translation. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. Your email address will not be published. Our. The manifold riches of God’s grace towards His children sparkle like a myriad of shining stars throughout the book of Ephesians – reaching into the heavenlies, as verse by verse we are shown more of the gracious provision that God has poured out, without measure, over the heads of all who trust in the Lord Jesus as saviour. This video is unavailable. Our status in Christ should be balanced with a walk that accords with that status. The idea to walk as a course of life, as a lifestyle (2:2, 10; 4:17; 5:2,8,15). Unity in the Body (Psalm 133:1-3; 1 Corinthians 1:10-17) NIV: ESV: NASB: KJV: HCSB: 1 As a prisoner for the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received. Our calling and our walk should hold the balance of equal weight. of the calling with which you were called. Ephesians 4:1-6 New King James Version (NKJV) Walk in Unity. Ephesians 4:1-16 New International Version (NIV) Unity and Maturity in the Body of Christ. Ephesians 4:1b-6. All rights reserved worldwide. 4 I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye are called, Read full chapter Ephesians 4:1 in all English translations honest labour what they have occasion for, 2:12 testify in the Lord, # ver. Our calling affects our personal relationship with other believers. Our … 3 Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace. Unity and Maturity in the Body of Christ - As a prisoner for the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received. Required fields are marked *, Notify me of followup comments via e-mail, Designed by Elegant Themes Ephesians 4:1–32 Unity and Maturity in the Body of Christ. Ephesians 4:28 To leave off dishonest practices, and to gain by. It is not enough to have doctrine without experience, and it is not enough to have experience without doctrine. “Worthy” means of equal weight in value. Both of these viewpoints are out of balance. 4 I, therefore, the prisoner [] of the Lord, [] beseech you to walk worthy of the calling with which you were called, 2 with all lowliness and gentleness, with longsuffering, bearing with one another in love, 3 endeavoring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. 4 As a prisoner(A) for the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy(B) of the calling(C) you have received. 4:3 that you must no longer walk as the Gentiles do, # Rom. 2:18] in the futility of their minds. by Grant | Nov 2, 2015 | Ephesians | 0 comments. By Common English Bible. 22; ch. Play. New International Version (NIV) Grant's Verse-by-Verse Logos Bible Software. Doctrine without application of its principles is dead orthodoxy. Read Introduction to Ephesians 1 I, therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you to walk worthy of the calling with which you were called, . w 3 Make every effort to keep the unity x of the Spirit through the bond of peace. conversation of the heathen world, Ephesians 4:22-24 to renounce the old, and to put on the new, man, Ephesians 4:25 to discard lying, Ephesians 4:26,27 and sinful anger. Ephesians 4 Parallel Chapters. 17 Now this I say and # 1 Thess. 1:18; [Col. 2:18; 2 Pet. 18 They # [Rom. Other believers want to exclusively think about doctrine without thinking about how it applies to their lives. 4 As a prisoner for the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received. 2 Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. Our “calling” took place in eternity past, the effectual call to salvation. Ephesians 4 New International Version Unity and Maturity in the Body of Christ 1 As a prisoner for the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received. 2 Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. Our calling is what God has done in us (1 Pe 2:9). Our daily conduct should rest on divine protocol. 1:21; 1 Pet. Add to Bin. Ephesians 4:1b-6. to walk worthy “Walk” is literally to walk around.The idea to walk as a course of life, as a lifestyle (2:2, 10; 4:17; 5:2,8,15). Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. 2:1-3; Col. 3:7; 1 Pet. Ephesians 4:17-21 He calleth men off from the vain and impure. Your email address will not be published. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. Our status in Christ is our high calling. | Powered by WordPress. 2 Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. 2 Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another v in love. The baptism of the Christian age embodies: immersion in water (Acts 8:38-39; Romans 6:3-4; Colossians 2:12), for the person who has both the ability and willingness to believe the gospel message and repent of sin (Mark 16:16; Acts 2:38).The purpose of the ordinance is to access the saving blood of Christ (cf. May 6th, 2011. The scales of our daily lives should correspond to our status in Christ. Bible > Interlinear > Ephesians 4:1 Ephesians 4:1 Ephesians 4 - Click for Chapter. 4 As a prisoner for the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received. 2 Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. It is a bold new translation designed to meet the needs of Christians as they work to build a strong and meaningful relationship with God through Jesus Christ. Experience without doctrine is shallow and superficial. Some Christians minimize doctrine, but it is impossible to live out principles of Scripture without understanding doctrine. We must maintain both in balance. Our status with Christ is the basis for our walk with the Lord. Our daily living before God should correspond to our high status as a child of God. Unity and Maturity in the Body of Christ. Ephesians 4:1-2 8264 gentleness 8369 worthiness. Watch Queue Queue. Ephesians 4:1-2 New International Version (NIV) Unity and Maturity in the Body of Christ 4 As a prisoner for the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received. Ephesians 4:1 1340 consistency 5197 walking 5360 justice, God 5461 prisoners 5567 suffering, emotional 5698 guardian 6620 calling 6627 conversion, nature of 6746 sanctification, means and results 8415 encouragement, examples 8654 importunity, to people. 1 I, therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you to walk worthy of the calling with which you were called. “Walk” is literally to walk around. The “calling” here refers to our status with Christ presented in the first three chapters. Unity and Maturity in the Body of Christ. Both doctrine and living that doctrine should be in balance. 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