The apostle Paul writing (God speaking via scripture...The
Word), telling the brethren that they were chosen before
Wycliffe Bible of 1384: Poul, the
apostle of Jhesu Crist, bi the wille of God, to alle seyntis that ben at Effesie, and to the
feithful men in Jhesu Crist
King James Bible of 1611:
According as he hath chosen us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be
holy and without blame before him in love:
Bible of 1960: just as He chose us in Him before the foundation of the world, that we
would be holy and blameless before Him. In love...
NIV Bible 1973-78: For he chose us in him before the
creation of the world to be holy and blameless in his sight. In love...
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(posted 28 December 2003)