New International Version
from whom every family in heaven and on earth derives its name.
King James Bible
Of whom the whole family in heaven and earth is named,
Darby Bible Translation
of whom every family in [the] heavens and on earth is named,
World English Bible
from whom every family in heaven and on earth is named,
Young's Literal Translation
of whom the whole family in the heavens and on earth is named,
Ephesians 3:15 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Of whom the whole family - Believers in the Lord Jesus Christ on earth, the spirits of just men made perfect in a separate state, and all the holy angels in heaven, make but one family, of which God is the Father and Head. St. Paul does not say, of whom the families, as if each order formed a distinct household; but he says family, because they are all one, and of one. And all this family is named - derives its origin and being, from God, as children derive their name from him who is the father of the family: holy persons in heaven and earth derive their being and their holiness from God, and therefore his name is called upon them. Christ gives the name of Christians to all the real members of his Church upon earth; and to all the spirits of just men (saved since his advent, and through his blood) in heaven. They are all the sons and daughters of God Almighty.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryApril 15. "Rooted and Grounded in Love" (Eph. Iii. 17).
"Rooted and grounded in love" (Eph. iii. 17). There is a very singular shrub, which grows abundantly in the west, and is to be found in all parts of Texas. It is no less than the "mosquito tree." It is a very slim, and willowy looking shrub, and would seem to be of little use for any industrial purposes; but is has extraordinary roots growing like great timbers underground, and possessing such qualities of endurance in all situations that it is used and very highly valued for good pavements. The …
Rev. A. B. Simpson—Days of Heaven Upon Earth
'The Whole Family'
The Measure of the Cross
to be put into effect when the times reach their fulfillment--to bring unity to all things in heaven and on earth under Christ.
For this reason I kneel before the Father,
I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being,
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