3 That all may … The admonitions here accurately reflect the slave/master relationship in the Roman Empire; since they were not compensated, slaves sometimes did only what they had to do to avoid punishment, and masters could be cruel disciplinarians. 13 Therefore, put on the complete armor of God, so that you will be able to [successfully] resist and stand your ground in the evil day [of danger], and having done everything [that the crisis demands], to stand firm [in your place, fully prepared, immovable, victorious]. Ephesians 6:16 AMPC Lift up over all the [covering] shield of saving faith, upon which you can quench all the flaming missiles of the wicked [one]. Amen (so let it be). (2) SPECIAL DESIRE OF THEIR PRAYERS, as for themselves and for all men, so especially for St. Paul himself (Ephesians 6:18-20). This is the first commandment with a promise: 3 If you honor your father and mother, "things will go well for you, and you will have a long life on the earth." any man doeth--Greek, "any man shall have done," that is, shall be found at the Lord's coming to have … 21 Now that you may know how I am and what I am doing, Tychicus, the beloved brother and faithful minister in the Lord [and His service], will tell you everything. And pray that in proclaiming it I may speak boldly and courageously, as I should. 10 Finally, my brethren, be strong in the Lord, and in the power of his might. (Ac 27:1; 28:16) Christians need a spiritual kind of armor that comes only from God because they are engaged in a spiritual struggle rather than a physical one. For our struggle is not against flesh and blood [contending only with physical opponents], but against the rulers, against the powers, against the world forces of this [present] darkness, against the spiritual forces of wickedness in the heavenly (supernatural) places. Ephesians 6:16 Here the Greek word refers to the large Roman soldiers’ shield designed to protect the entire body. Ephesians 6:15 A reference to the Roman soldiers’ shoes which were studded with hobnails to give them stability on the battlefield. Previous Passage: Ephesians 5 (amp) Next Passage: Philippians 1 (amp) 17 And take the helmet of salvation and the sword that the Spirit [d]wields, which is the Word of God. Bible Language English. Ephesians 1:3-6. 22 I have sent him to you for this very purpose, that you may know how we are and that he may [e]console and cheer and encourage and strengthen your hearts. 6 Children, obey your parents in the Lord [as His representatives], for this is just and right. 5 [a]Slaves, be obedient to those who are your earthly masters, with respect for authority, and with a sincere heart [seeking to please them], as [service] to Christ— 6 not in the way of eye-service [working only when someone is watching you and only] to please men, but as slaves of Christ, doing the will of God from your heart; 7 rendering service with goodwill, as to the Lord, and not [only] to men, 8 knowing that whatever good thing each one does, he will receive this back from the Lord, whether [he is] slave or free. Conclusion (Ephesians 6:10-24). Ephesians 6:16 Here the Greek word refers to the large Roman soldiers’ shield designed to protect the entire body. Ephesians 6:16. 6 s Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. 2 Honor [esteem, value as precious] your father and your mother [and be respectful to them]—this is the first commandment with a promise— 3 so that it may be well with you, and that you may have a long life on … Amplified Bible (AMP), so that it may be well with you, and that you may have a long life on the earth, having put on the breastplate of righteousness, your feet the gospel of peace in preparation. 3 That all may be well with you and that you may live long on the earth. 10 In conclusion, be strong in the Lord [draw your strength from Him and be empowered through your union with Him] and in the power of His [boundless] might. 23 Peace be to the brethren, and love joined with faith, from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah, the Anointed One). Chapter CHILDREN, OBEY your parents in the Lord [as His representatives], for this is just and right.Honor (esteem and value as precious) your father and your mother--this is the first commandment with a promise--(1) - Amplified Bible These verses clearly point to the seriousness of idolatry, but few seem to understand that the essence of idolatry is the worship of the self.A young man once said to me that he could see nothing wrong with the Christmas tree because he did not bow down and worship it. Chapter 3. 1 CHILDREN, OBEY your parents in the Lord [as His representatives], for this is just and right. Ephesians 6 Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. Songs 7:1 How beautiful are your feet with shoes, O prince's daughter! The books of Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians, and Philemon are believed to have been written by Paul while he was a prisoner under house arrest in Rome (a.d. 60-62) (cf 6:20). Here the Greek word refers to the large Roman soldiers’ shield designed to protect the entire body. Grace (God's undeserved favor) be with all who love our Lord Jesus Christ with undying and incorruptible [love]. Ephesians 6:15 STU XRF TSK ... Amplified Bible and having strapped on YOUR FEET THE GOSPEL OF PEACE IN PREPARATION [to face the enemy with firm-footed stability and the readiness produced by the good news]. 2 Honor (esteem and value as precious) your father and your mother—this is the first commandment with a promise— [xr] . It had an iron frame and was covered in several layers of leather. Ephesians 6:11 AMP. Children, obey your parents in the Lord [as His representatives], for this is just and right. 16 Lift up over all the [covering] shield of [c]saving faith, upon which you can quench all the flaming missiles of the wicked [one]. Ephesians 6 Children and Parents. Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the wiles of … Ephesians 6:15 A reference to the Roman soldiers’ shoes which were studded with hobnails to give them stability on the battlefield. Philippians. Other Scofield entries containing Ephesians 6:16: Matthew 7:22 Ephesians 6:15 : Ephesians 6:17 >> DISCLAIMER: Church of the Great God (CGG) provides these resources to aid the individual in studying the Bible. Ephesians 6:1 - 24. And take THE HELMET OF SALVATION, and … 1Children, obey your parents in the Lord [that is, accept their guidance and discipline as His representatives], for this is right [for obedience teaches wisdom and self-discipline]. 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Put on God's whole armor [the armor of a heavy-armed soldier which God supplies], that you may be able successfully to stand up … Therefore, put on the complete armor of God, so that you will be able to [successfully] resist and stand your ground in the evil day [of danger], and having done everything [that the crisis demands], to stand firm [in your place, fully prepared, immovable, victorious]. 9 You masters, act on the same [principle] toward them and give up threatening and using violent and abusive words, knowing that He Who is both their Master and yours is in heaven, and that there is no respect of persons (no partiality) with Him. 4 Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger [do not exasperate them to the point of resentment with demands that are trivial or unreasonable or humiliating or abusive; nor by showing favoritism or indifference to any of them], but bring them up [tenderly, with lovingkindness] in the discipline and instruction of the Lord. 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