4 I, therefore, the prisoner [ a]of the Lord, [ b]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. Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. NKJV: New King James Version . The Unity of the Spirit. New King James Version (NKJV) 28 Let him who stole steal no longer, but rather (AG)let him labor, working with his hands what is good, that he may have something (AH)to give him who has need. Eph 4:8 : Wherefore he saith, When he ascended up on high, he led captivity captive, and gave gifts unto men. NKJV, Ancient-Modern Bible, Comfort Print: One faith. 4 (C)There is one body and one Spirit, just as you were called in one hope of your calling; 5 (D)one Lord, (E)one faith, (F)one baptism; 6 (G)one God and Father of all, who is above all, and (H)through all, and in [c]you all. Ephesians 4:1 NKJV. Ephesians 4:1-4 NKJV I, therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you to walk worthy of the calling with which you were called, with all lowliness and gentleness, with longsuffering, bearing with one another in love, endeavoring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. NKJV, Ancient-Modern Bible, Comfort Print: One faith. Our vocation is our calling, and we are called to become holy as God is holy. Ephesians 4:1-6 NKJV I, therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you to walk worthy of the calling with which you were called, with all lowliness and gentleness, with longsuffering, bearing with one another in love, endeavoring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. Ephesians 4:1-2 NKJV I, therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you to walk worthy of the calling with which you were called, with all lowliness and gentleness, … 4 just as He chose us in Him before the foundation of the ... Ephesians 1:4: 1 Pet. For all the saints. New King James Version. "Walking worthy of our vocation" refers to the process of sanctification. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. I, therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you to walk worthy of the calling with which you were … Ephesians 4:1–6 Walk in Unity 4 I, therefore, the prisoner 1 of the Lord, 2 beseech you to a 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 b in the bond of peace. Update. 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. 2:10; [Col. 1:10; 2:6]; 1 Thess. Ephesians 4:1-6 Paul exhorteth to those virtues which become the Christian calling, particularly to unity, Ephesians 4:7-16 declaring that Christ gave his gifts differently, that his body the church might be built up and perfected in the true faith by the co-operation of … 2:12, Luke 23:43; John 3:13; 20:17; [1 Pet. 6:4; 7:6; 12:2; 2 Cor. 32 And (AP)be kind to one another, tenderhearted, (AQ)forgiving one another, even as God in Christ forgave you. 7 But (I)to each one of us grace was given according to the measure of Christ’s gift. Eph 4:16 from whom the whole body, joined and knit together by what every joint supplies, according to the effective working by which every part does its share, causes growth of … 1:2; Ephesians 1:4: Luke 1:75; Ephesians 1:4 in all English translations. New King James Version (NKJV) Bible Book List. I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye … 29 (AI)Let no corrupt word proceed out of your mouth, but (AJ)what is good for necessary [h]edification, (AK)that it may impart grace to the hearers. 11 And He Himself gave some to be apostles, some prophets, some evangelists, and some pastors and teachers, 12 for the equipping of the saints for the work of ministry, (N)for the [e]edifying of (O)the body of Christ, 13 till we all come to the unity of the faith (P)and of the knowledge of the Son of God, to (Q)a perfect man, to the measure of the stature of the fullness of Christ; 14 that we should no longer be (R)children, tossed to and fro and carried about with every wind of doctrine, by the trickery of men, in the cunning craftiness of (S)deceitful plotting, 15 but, speaking the truth in love, may grow up in all things into Him who is the (T)head—Christ— 16 (U)from whom the whole body, joined and knit together by what every joint supplies, according to the effective working by which every part does its share, causes growth of the body for the edifying of itself in love. Eph 4:9 4 I, therefore, the prisoner [a]of the Lord, [b]beseech you to (A)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 (B)in the bond of peace. 4 I, therefore, the prisoner [ a]of the Lord, [ b]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. Cancel. Ephesians 4 is the fourth chapter of the Epistle to the Ephesians in the New Testament of the Christian Bible.Traditionally, it is believed to have been written by Apostle Paul while he was in prison in Rome (around AD 62), but more recently, it has been suggested that it was written between AD 80 and 100 by another writer using Paul's name and style. 2:10; [Col. 1:10; 2:6]; 1 Thess. I, therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you to walk worthy of the calling with which you were … Ephesians 4:1 I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye are called, Read verse in King James Version Change Language {{#items}} {{local_title}} 2:12, The NKJV, American Patriot's Bible, Hardcover: The Word of God and the Shaping of America, NKJV Word Study Bible: 1,700 Key Words that Unlock the Meaning of the Bible, NKJV, Lucado Encouraging Word Bible, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, New King James Version. 4 2 With all lowliness and meekness, with longsuffering, forbearing one another in love; 3 Endeavouring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. 10 He who descended is also the One (L)who ascended far above all the heavens, (M)that He might fill all things.). 25 Therefore, putting away lying, (AC)“Let each one of you speak truth with his neighbor,” for (AD)we are members of one another. All rights reserved. Ephesians 4:1-3 Walking worthily, humility, meekness, patience, and forbearance will lead to submitting to one another in the fear of the Lord. As a prisoner for the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received. Ephesians 4 New King James Version (NKJV) Walk in Unity 4 I, therefore, the prisoner [ a ] of the Lord, [ b ] 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 1 I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye are called,. Eph 4:7 ¶ But unto every one of us is given grace according to the measure of the gift of Christ. NKJV, Open Bible, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Complete Reference System, NKJV, Chronological Study Bible: Holy Bible, New King James Version. Ephesians 4 New King James Version (NKJV) Walk in Unity. Ephesians 4:1 King James Version (KJV) 4 I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye are called, King James Version (KJV) 5:17; Col. 3:10], NKJV, The Story: The Bible as One Continuing Story of God and His People. 17 This I say, therefore, and testify in the Lord, that you should (V)no longer walk as [f]the rest of the Gentiles walk, in the futility of their mind, 18 having their understanding darkened, being alienated from the life of God, because of the ignorance that is in them, because of the (W)blindness of their heart; 19 (X)who, being past feeling, (Y)have given themselves over to lewdness, to work all uncleanness with greediness. Version. I, therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you to walk worthy of the calling with which you were called. Used by permission. 4 4 There is one body, and one Spirit, even as ye are called in one hope of your calling; For all the saints. Ephesians 4:1–3 Walk in Unity 4 I, therefore, the prisoner 1 of the Lord, 2 beseech you to a 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 b in the bond of peace. Handed down. Handed down. Font Size Ephesians 1:4. 26 (AE)“Be angry, and do not sin”: do not let the sun go down on your wrath, 27 (AF)nor give [g]place to the devil. 3:19, 20], [Rom. Ephesians 4:1 I G1473 therefore, G3767 the prisoner G1198 of G1722 the Lord, G2962 beseech G3870 you G5209 that ye walk G4043 worthy G516 of the vocation … Ephesians 4:1-3 NKJV I, therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you to walk worthy of the calling with which you were called, with all lowliness and gentleness, with longsuffering, bearing with one another in love, endeavoring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye … I, therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you to walk worthy of the calling with which you were … Ephesians 4:1-16 King James Version December 31, 2017 The International Bible Lesson (Uniform Sunday School Lessons Series) for Sunday, December 31, 2017, is from Ephesians 4:1-16.Questions for Discussion and Thinking Further follow the verse-by-verse International Bible Lesson Commentary.Study Hints for Discussion and Thinking Further will help with class preparation and in … Used by permission. Ephesians 4:1 Context. 4 (C)There is one body and one Spirit, just as you were called in one hope of your calling; Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. 3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places in Christ, 4 just as He chose us in Him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before Him in love, 5 having predestined us to adoption as sons by Jesus Christ to Himself, according to the good pleasure of His will, 6 to the praise of the glory … 31 (AM)Let all bitterness, wrath, anger, [i]clamor, and (AN)evil speaking be put away from you, (AO)with all malice. 4 There is one body and one Spirit, just as you were called in one hope of your calling; Ephesians 4:1 Lit. in; Ephesians 4:1 exhort, encourage; Ephesians 4:6 NU omits you; M us; Ephesians 4:9 NU omits first; Ephesians 4:12 building up; Ephesians 4:17 NU omits the rest of; Ephesians 4:27 an opportunity; Ephesians 4:29 building up; Ephesians 4:31 loud quarreling Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Eph 4:6 : One God and Father of all, who is above all, and through all, and in you all. Bible Language English. Ephesians 4:1 I, therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you to walk worthy of the calling with which you were called, Read verse in New King James Version Toggle navigation Bible Toggle Dropdown 30 And (AL)do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, by whom you were sealed for the day of redemption. 4 I, therefore, the prisoner [ a]of the Lord, [ b]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. 20 But you have not so learned Christ, 21 if indeed you have heard Him and have been taught by Him, as the truth is in Jesus: 22 that you (Z)put off, concerning your former conduct, the old man which grows corrupt according to the deceitful lusts, 23 and (AA)be renewed in the spirit of your mind, 24 and that you (AB)put on the new man which was created according to God, in true righteousness and holiness. NKJV Word Study Bible: 1,700 Key Words that Unlock the Meaning of the Bible, NKJV, Abide Bible, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, New King James Version, The NKJV, American Patriot's Bible, Hardcover: The Word of God and the Shaping of America, NKJV, Open Bible, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Complete Reference System. 4 I, therefore, the prisoner [a]of the Lord, [b]beseech you to (A)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 (B)in the bond of peace. 4 1 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. 1 I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye are called, 2 With all lowliness and meekness, with longsuffering, forbearing one another in love; 3 Endeavouring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. 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