Ephesians 1:16
Parallel Verses
New International Version
I have not stopped giving thanks for you, remembering you in my prayers.

New Living Translation
I have not stopped thanking God for you. I pray for you constantly,

English Standard Version
I do not cease to give thanks for you, remembering you in my prayers,

Berean Study Bible
I have not stopped giving thanks for you, remembering you in my prayers

Berean Literal Bible
do not cease giving thanks for you, making mention in my prayers,

New American Standard Bible
do not cease giving thanks for you, while making mention of you in my prayers;

King James Bible
Cease not to give thanks for you, making mention of you in my prayers;

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I never stop giving thanks for you as I remember you in my prayers.

International Standard Version
I never stop giving thanks for you as I mention you in my prayers.

NET Bible
I do not cease to give thanks for you when I remember you in my prayers.

New Heart English Bible
do not cease to give thanks for you, making mention of you in my prayers,

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
I do not cease to give thanks for you and to remember you in my prayers,

GOD'S WORD® Translation
I never stop thanking God for you. I always remember you in my prayers.

New American Standard 1977
do not cease giving thanks for you, while making mention of you in my prayers;

Jubilee Bible 2000
cease not to give thanks for you, making mention of you in my prayers;

King James 2000 Bible
Cease not to give thanks for you, making mention of you in my prayers;

American King James Version
Cease not to give thanks for you, making mention of you in my prayers;

American Standard Version
cease not to give thanks for you, making mention of you in my prayers;

Douay-Rheims Bible
Cease not to give thanks for you, making commemoration of you in my prayers,

Darby Bible Translation
do not cease giving thanks for you, making mention [of you] at my prayers,

English Revised Version
cease not to give thanks for you, making mention of you in my prayers;

Webster's Bible Translation
Cease not to give thanks for you, making mention of you in my prayers;

Weymouth New Testament
offer never ceasing thanks on your behalf while I make mention of you in my prayers.

World English Bible
don't cease to give thanks for you, making mention of you in my prayers,

Young's Literal Translation
do not cease giving thanks for you, making mention of you in my prayers,
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
1:15-23 God has laid up spiritual blessings for us in his Son the Lord Jesus; but requires us to draw them out and fetch them in by prayer. Even the best Christians need to be prayed for: and while we hear of the welfare of Christian friends, we should pray for them. Even true believers greatly want heavenly wisdom. Are not the best of us unwilling to come under God's yoke, though there is no other way to find rest for the soul? Do we not for a little pleasure often part with our peace? And if we dispute less, and prayed more with and for each other, we should daily see more and more what is the hope of our calling, and the riches of the Divine glory in this inheritance. It is desirable to feel the mighty power of Divine grace, beginning and carrying on the work of faith in our souls. But it is difficult to bring a soul to believe fully in Christ, and to venture its all, and the hope of eternal life, upon his righteousness. Nothing less than Almighty power will work this in us. Here is signified that it is Christ the Saviour, who supplies all the necessities of those who trust in him, and gives them all blessings in the richest abundance. And by being partakers of Christ himself, we come to be filled with the fulness of grace and glory in him. How then do those forget themselves who seek for righteousness out of him! This teaches us to come to Christ. And did we know what we are called to, and what we might find in him, surely we should come and be suitors to him. When feeling our weakness and the power of our enemies, we most perceive the greatness of that mighty power which effects the conversion of the believer, and is engaged to perfect his salvation. Surely this will constrain us by love to live to our Redeemer's glory.
Study Bible
Spiritual Wisdom
15For this reason, ever since I heard about your faith in the Lord Jesus and your love for all the saints, 16I have not stopped giving thanks for you, remembering you in my prayers 17and asking that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the glorious Father, may give you a spirit of wisdom and revelation in your knowledge of Him.…
Cross References
Romans 1:8
First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for all of you, because your faith is being proclaimed all over the world.

Romans 1:9
God, whom I serve with my spirit in preaching the gospel of His Son, is my witness how constantly I remember you

Colossians 1:9
For this reason, since the day we heard about you, we have not stopped praying for you and asking God to fill you with the knowledge of His will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding,
Treasury of Scripture

Cease not to give thanks for you, making mention of you in my prayers;

Cease.

Romans 1:8,9 First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for you all, that your …

1 Samuel 7:8 And the children of Israel said to Samuel, Cease not to cry to the …

1 Samuel 12:23 Moreover as for me, God forbid that I should sin against the LORD …

Philippians 1:3,4 I thank my God on every remembrance of you…

Colossians 1:3 We give thanks to God and the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, praying …

1 Thessalonians 5:17 Pray without ceasing.

2 Thessalonians 1:3 We are bound to thank God always for you, brothers, as it is meet, …

making.

Genesis 40:14 But think on me when it shall be well with you, and show kindness, …

Isaiah 62:6 I have set watchmen on your walls, O Jerusalem, which shall never …

1 Thessalonians 1:2 We give thanks to God always for you all, making mention of you in our prayers;

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