New Living Translation
always thanking the Father. He has enabled you to share in the inheritance that belongs to his people, who live in the light.
King James Bible
Giving thanks unto the Father, which hath made us meet to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints in light:
Darby Bible Translation
giving thanks to the Father, who has made us fit for sharing the portion of the saints in light,
World English Bible
giving thanks to the Father, who made us fit to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints in light;
Young's Literal Translation
Giving thanks to the Father who did make us meet for the participation of the inheritance of the saints in the light,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
1:12 Who, by justifying and sanctifying us, hath made us meet for glory.
'I also labour, striving according to His working, which worketh in me mightily.'--COL. i. 29. I have chosen this text principally because it brings together the two subjects which are naturally before us to-day. All 'Western Christendom,' as it is called, is to-day commemorating the Pentecostal gift. My text speaks about that power that 'worketh in us mightily.' True, the Apostle is speaking in reference to the fiery energy and persistent toil which characterised him in proclaiming Christ, that …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
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All Fulness in Christ
"And now I entrust you to God and the message of his grace that is able to build you up and give you an inheritance with all those he has set apart for himself.
to open their eyes, so they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God. Then they will receive forgiveness for their sins and be given a place among God's people, who are set apart by faith in me.'
2 Corinthians 11:14
But I am not surprised! Even Satan disguises himself as an angel of light.
I pray that your hearts will be flooded with light so that you can understand the confident hope he has given to those he called--his holy people who are his rich and glorious inheritance.
Now all of us can come to the Father through the same Holy Spirit because of what Christ has done for us.
For once you were full of darkness, but now you have light from the Lord. So live as people of light!
Take no part in the worthless deeds of evil and darkness; instead, expose them.
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