New International Version
I have not stopped giving thanks for you, remembering you in my prayers.
King James Bible
Cease not to give thanks for you, making mention of you in my prayers;
Darby Bible Translation
do not cease giving thanks for you, making mention [of you] at my prayers,
World English Bible
don't cease to give thanks for you, making mention of you in my prayers,
Young's Literal Translation
do not cease giving thanks for you, making mention of you in my prayers,
Ephesians 1:16 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Cease not to give thanks - The apostle intimates, so fully satisfied was he of the genuineness of their conversion, and of their steadiness since their conversion, that it was to him a continual cause of thanksgiving to God, who had brought them into that state of salvation; and of prayer, that they might be preserved blameless to the end.
Making mention of you - While praying for the prosperity of the Christian cause generally, he was led, from his particular affection for them, to mention them by name before God.
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First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for all of you, because your faith is being reported all over the world.
God, whom I serve in my spirit in preaching the gospel of his Son, is my witness how constantly I remember you
For this reason, since the day we heard about you, we have not stopped praying for you. We continually ask God to fill you with the knowledge of his will through all the wisdom and understanding that the Spirit gives,
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