New Living Translation
So we praise God for the glorious grace he has poured out on us who belong to his dear Son.
King James Bible
To the praise of the glory of his grace, wherein he hath made us accepted in the beloved.
Darby Bible Translation
to the praise of the glory of his grace, wherein he has taken us into favour in the Beloved:
World English Bible
to the praise of the glory of his grace, by which he freely bestowed favor on us in the Beloved,
Young's Literal Translation
to the praise of the glory of His grace, in which He did make us accepted in the beloved,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
1:6 To the praise of the glory of his grace - His glorious, free love without any desert on our part.
Library'According To' --II.
'According to the riches of His grace.'--Eph. i. 7. We have seen, in a previous sermon, that a characteristic note of this letter is the frequent occurrence of that phrase 'according to.' I also then pointed out that it was employed in two different directions. One class of passages, with which I then tried to deal, used it to compare the divine purpose in our salvation with the historical process of the salvation. The type of that class of reference is found in a verse just before my text, 'according …
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'According To' --I.
And a voice from heaven said, "This is my dearly loved Son, who brings me great joy."
God's purpose was that we Jews who were the first to trust in Christ would bring praise and glory to God.
The Spirit is God's guarantee that he will give us the inheritance he promised and that he has purchased us to be his own people. He did this so we would praise and glorify him.
For he has rescued us from the kingdom of darkness and transferred us into the Kingdom of his dear Son,
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