3 But among you there must not be even a hint of sexual immorality, or of any kind of impurity, or of greed, because these are improper for God's holy people. Bible > NIV > Ephesians 5 Ephesians 5 New International Version: Par 1 Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children 2 and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. Ephesians 5:1-13 New International Version (NIV). 15 Be very careful, then, how you live(Z)—not as unwise but as wise, 16 making the most of every opportunity,(AA) because the days are evil. 5 1 Follow God’s example, ( A) therefore, as dearly loved children. 5 1 Follow God's example, therefore, as dearly loved children 2 and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. 7 But to each one of us grace has been given as Christ apportioned it. 6 Let no one deceive you with empty words, for because of such things God’s wrath comes on those who are disobedient. Ephesians 5:1-17 NIV - Follow God’s example, therefore, as - Bible Gateway. [Isa. (U)Walk as children of light 9 (for (V)the fruit of light is found in all that is good and right and true), 10 and (W)try to discern what is pleasing to the Lord. ( B) 2 and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us. 1 Be ye therefore imitators of God, as beloved children; 2 and walk in love, even as Christ also loved you, and gave himself up for us, an offering and a sacrifice to God for an odor of a sweet smell. 5 1 Follow God’s example,(A) therefore, as dearly loved children(B) 2 and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us(C) and gave himself up for us(D) as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God.(E). Ephesians 5:4, ESV: "Let there be no filthiness nor foolish talk nor crude joking, which are out of place, but instead let there be thanksgiving." (O) 7 Therefore do not be partners with them. Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. 5 For of this you can be sure: No immoral, impure or greedy person—such a person is an idolater—has any inheritance in the kingdom of Christ and of God. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. 25 (AY)Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and (AZ)gave himself up for her, 26 that he might sanctify her, having cleansed her by (BA)the washing of water (BB)with the word, 27 so (BC)that he might present the church to himself in splendor, (BD)without spot or wrinkle or any such thing, that she might be holy and without blemish. (AB) 17 Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what the Lord’s will is. 3 But (G)sexual immorality and all impurity or covetousness (H)must not even be named among you, as is proper among saints. 18 And (AK)do not get drunk with wine, for that is (AL)debauchery, but (AM)be filled with the Spirit, 19 addressing one another in (AN)psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody to the Lord with your heart, 20 (AO)giving thanks always and for everything to God the Father (AP)in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, 21 (AQ)submitting to one another out of reverence for Christ. The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. Instructions for Christian Households - Submit to one another out of reverence for Christ. Therefore it says, (AD)“Awake, O sleeper,    and (AE)arise from the dead,and (AF)Christ will shine on you.”. 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