Verse 9. But pity anyone who falls . prisoner. Nu'uanu Baptist Church Rob Jenner 09-25-11. 6 and one God and Father of all, over all, through all and within all.. 7 On each one of us God's favour has been bestowed in whatever way Christ allotted it.. 8 That is why it says: He went up to the heights, took captives, he gave gifts to humanity. See Ephesians 1:23. Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 King James Version << Ecclesiastes 3 | Ecclesiastes 4 | Ecclesiastes 5 >> 9 Two are better than one; because they have a good reward for their labour. The book of Proverbs primarily consists of wise sayings Solomon teaches his children that they may live godly and peaceful lives. But how can one keep warm alone? John 3:13), implied that he had come down from heaven, a striking proof of his interest in and love for the children of men. Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 New Living Translation (NLT) 9 Two people are better off than one, for they can help each other succeed. Commentary, Ephesians 4:1-16, Susan Hylen, Preaching This Week, WorkingPreacher.org, 2009. All rights reserved. ii. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. 10 He who descended is the very one who ascended(A) higher than all the heavens, in order to fill the whole universe. What are we to do? Get your team aligned with all the tools you need on one secure, reliable video platform. By descending into the depths and ascending above all, He entered upon His function of filling the whole universe, in virtue of which function He distributes gifts to men. The Ephesians learned Christ, not only learning about Jesus, but also learning Him. Now viewing scripture range from the book of Ecclesiastes chapter 4:9 through chapter 4:12... Ecclesiastes Chapter 4. Though one may be overpowered, two can defend themselves. Ephesians 4:9-12 New International Version (NIV). Pride and presumption are the sins in heavenly places, to which especially they tempt (Luke 4:9-12), being those by which they themselves fell from heavenly places (Isaiah 14:12-15). Ephesians 4:9-12 New King James Version (NKJV) 9 (Now this, “He ascended”—what does it mean but that He also [ a]first descended into the lower parts of the earth? This word “full” is very important. iii. "A Picture of Jesus," Alan Brehm, The Waking Dreamer, 2009. New American Standard Bible (NASB). But someone who falls alone is in real trouble. Believers have nought to fear, being 'blessed with all spiritual blessings in the heavenly places' (Ephesians 1:3). Also, if two lie down together, they will keep warm. Ephesians 1:11 also we have obtained an inheritance having been predestined according to His purpose who works all things after the counsel of His will (NASB: Lockman). The Book of ECCLESIASTES is the sad sequel to the book of PROVERBS. (Now that he ascended, what is it but that he also descended first into the lower parts of the earth? 9 (Now this expression, “He (A)ascended,” what [a]does it mean except that He also [b]had descended into (B)the lower parts of the earth? 10 He who descended is the very one who ascended higher than all the heavens, in order to fill the whole universe.) 11 Likewise, two people lying close together can keep each other warm. - Now (the fact) that he ascended, what does it imply but that he descended first? Ephesians 4:9-12 New American Standard Bible (NASB). 10 He who descended is Himself also He who ascended far above all the heavens, so that He might fill all things.) (Now this expression, “He ascended,” what does it mean except that He also had descended into the lower parts of the earth? Search Type: Description: Example: all: search for verses that contains all of the search words. By descending into the depths and ascending above all, He entered upon His function of filling the whole universe, in virtue of which function He distributes gifts to men. The ascent implied a previous descent; that is, the ascent of the Son of God - of one who was himself in heaven, who was in the bosom of the Father (comp. Ephesians 4:11 that his church might be edified, Ephesians 4:16 and grow up in Christ. Seek fellowship and accountability (Ecclesiastes 4:9-12, Proverbs 27:17) Meeting together with other believers (Hebrews 10:24-25) Pray at all times (Ephesians 6:18) Seek wisdom from above (James 3:17-18) Avoid places of temptation (Psalm 1) 6. Ephesians 4:9-13 (What does “he ascended” mean except that he also descended to the lower, earthly regions ? Try watching this video on www.youtube.com, or enable JavaScript if it is disabled in your browser. Ephesians 4:9 and Ephesians 4:10 are parenthetical, showing what the ascension of Christ presupposes. 9 (What does “he ascended” mean except that he also descended to the lower, earthly regions[a]? 9 (What does “he ascended” mean except that he also descended to the lower, earthly regions []? Put on the full armor of God. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. Ephesians 4:9-12 NIV (What does “he ascended” mean except that he also descended to the lower, earthly regions? TWO ARE BETTER THAN ONE. All rights reserved worldwide. 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"fish bread" will search for verses that contains fish AND bread in minimum 1 bible version He who descended is the very one who ascended higher than all the heavens, in order to fill the whole universe.) He who descended is the very one who ascended higher than all the heavens, in order to fill the whole universe.) Enterprise . "In Ephesians, unity is not the same as uniformity." Ephesians 4:6 Context. Ephesians 4:18 He calls them from the impurity of the Gentiles; Ephesians 4:24 to put on the new man; Ephesians 4:25 to cast off lying; Ephesians 4:29 and corrupt communication. Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: If either of them falls down, one can help the other up. Greek: en o kai eklehrothemen prooristhentes kata prothesin tou ta panta energountos kata ten boulen … 9 (Now this expression, “He ascended,” what [] does it mean except that He also [] had descended into the lower parts of the earth? (What does “he ascended” mean except that he also descended to the lower, earthly regions? Ephesians 4:11-12 So Christ himself gave the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the pastors and teachers, to equip his people for works of service, so that the body of Christ may be built up Read verse in New International Version He who descended is the very one who ascended higher than all the heavens, in order to fill the whole universe.) 3 Endeavouring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. A cord of three strands is not quickly broken. 10 He who descended is also the One who ascended far above all the heavens, that He might fill all things.) Ephesians 4:9 and Ephesians 4:10 are parenthetical, showing what the ascension of Christ presupposes. 10 For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow: but woe to him that is alone when he falleth; for he hath not another to help him up. (In saying, “He ascended,” what does it mean but that he had also descended into the lower regions, the earth? )(B) 11 So Christ himself gave(C) the apostles,(D) the prophets,(E) the evangelists,(F) the pastors and teachers,(G) 12 to equip his people for works of service, so that the body of Christ(H) may be built up(I). through chapter 4:12... Ephesians Chapter 4 9(Now that he ascended, what is it but that he also descended first into the lower parts of the earth? Looking for a fundamental understanding of the Bible? 7 But unto every one of us is given grace according to the measure of the gift of Christ. 10He that descended is the same also that ascended up far above all heavens, that he might fill all things.) 11 And He (E)gave (F)some as apostles, some as prophets, some as (G)evangelists, some as [c]pastors and (H)teachers, 12 (I)for the equipping of the [d]saints for the work of ministry, for the building up of (J)the body of Christ; New American Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1960, 1971, 1977, 1995, 2020 by The Lockman Foundation. "We can only attain to "the full stature of Christ" by following Jesus' example of selfless love and sacrificial service to others. But how can one keep warm alone? Read verse in New International Version 10 If one person falls, the other can reach out and help. This means a living, abiding knowledge of Jesus will keep us from the kind of sinful conduct Paul speaks of. Ephesians 3:1 of … 11 Also, if two lie down together, they will keep warm. Ecclesiastes 4:9-12. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. EPHESIANS - CHRIST AND THE CHURCH Click chart to enlarge Charts from Jensen's Survey of the NT - used by permission. and has no one to help them up. 4 There is one body, and one Spirit, even as ye are called in one hope of your calling; 5 One Lord, one faith, one baptism, 6 One God and Father of all, who is above all, and through all, and in you all. NASB, MacArthur Study Bible, Large Print: Holy Bible, New American Standard Bible, NASB, Zondervan NASB Study Bible, Red Letter Edition, NASB, MacArthur Study Bible: Holy Bible, New American Standard Bible, NASB, Thinline Bible, Large Print, Red Letter Edition, 1995 Text, Comfort Print, NASB, Super Giant Print Reference Bible, Red Letter Edition, 1995 Text, Comfort Print, NASB, Thinline Bible, Red Letter Edition, 1995 Text, Comfort Print. 4 There is one Body, one Spirit, just as one hope is the goal of your calling by God.. 5 There is one Lord, one faith, one baptism,. But pity anyone who falls and has no one to help them up. 10 He who descended is Himself also He who ascended (C)far above all the heavens, so that He might (D)fill all things.) Ephesians 4:9-12 (What does “he ascended” mean except that he also descended to the lower, earthly regions ? Ecclesiastes 4:9 - 4:12. Sign up here! Read verse in New International Version “So, if you want … Ephesians 4:7 But unto every one of us is given grace according to the measure of the gift of Christ. 9 Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: 10 If either of them falls down, one can help the other up. ( Now that he ascended, what is it but that he also descended first into the lower parts of the earth?He that descended is the same also that ascended up far above all heavens, that he might fill all things . Ephesians 4:4 There is one body, and one Spirit, even as ye are called in one hope of your calling; Ephesians 1:23 Which is his body, the fulness of him that filleth all in all. Just knowing about Jesus isn’t enough to keep us pure. Workingpreacher.Org, 2009 9 two people lying close together can keep each other succeed help them up and peaceful.. Your browser whole universe. the tools you need on one secure, reliable platform. 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