He made known to us the mystery of His will,(A) according to His good pleasure that He planned in Him(B) 10 for the administration[a] of the days of fulfillment[b]—to bring everything together in the Messiah,(C) both things in heaven and things on earth(D) in Him.(E)

11 We have also received an inheritance[c] in Him, predestined(F) according to the purpose of the One who works out everything in agreement with the decision of His will,

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Footnotes

  1. Ephesians 1:10 Or dispensation; lit house law (Gk oikonomia)
  2. Ephesians 1:10 Lit the fulfillment of times
  3. Ephesians 1:11 Or we also were chosen as an inheritance, or we were also made an inheritance

he[a] made known to us the mystery(A) of his will according to his good pleasure, which he purposed(B) in Christ, 10 to be put into effect when the times reach their fulfillment(C)—to bring unity to all things in heaven and on earth under Christ.(D)

11 In him we were also chosen,[b] having been predestined(E) according to the plan of him who works out everything in conformity with the purpose(F) of his will,

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  1. Ephesians 1:9 Or us with all wisdom and understanding. And he
  2. Ephesians 1:11 Or were made heirs

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