1 Be ye therefore followers of God, as dear children;. CHAPTER 5. Ephesians 5 – Life in the Spirit A. Forsaking the darkness. 2 And walk in love, as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us, a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. 1. 5 Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children. What are the six things Christians should not have in their lives according to verses 3 and 4 of Ephesians Chapter 5? But among you there must not be even a hint of sexual immorality, or of any kind of impurity, or of greed, because these a... Read verse in New International Version 1 So be imitators of God, * as beloved children, a 2 and live in love, as Christ loved us and handed himself over for us as a sacrificial offering to God for a fragrant aroma. Ephesians 5:2 The Reverend Dr. J. Ligon Duncan III If you have your Bibles, I'd invite you to turn with me to Ephesians chapter 5 verse 2, if you don't, there are pew Bibles in … 2 And walk in love, as Christ also hath loved us, and hath given himself for us an offering and a sacrifice to God for a sweetsmelling savour.. 3 But fornication, and all uncleanness, or covetousness, let it not be once named among you, as becometh saints;. Ephesians 5:2 and walk in love, just as Christ also loved you and gave Himself up for us, an offering and a sacrifice to God as a fragrant aroma. b 3 Immorality or any impurity or greed must not even be mentioned among you, as is fitting among holy ones, c 4 no obscenity or silly or suggestive talk, which is out of place, but instead, thanksgiving. 5:8-10). How are we to imitate God? 3 But sexual immorality and all impurity or covetousness must not even be named among you, as is proper among saints. Ephesians Rainbow Missions, Inc., Rainbow Missions, Inc.; revision of the American Standard Version of 1901, Ed. grace ye. (1-2) Walking in love. 25 Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her 26 to make her holy, cleansing # 5:26 Or having cleansed her by the washing with water through the word, 27 and to present her to himself as a radiant church, without stain or wrinkle or any other blemish, but holy and blameless. King James Version: Ephesians Chapter 5. Ephesians 5:2-17 and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. 28 In this same way, husbands ought to love their wives as their own bodies. Verse 1 of Ephesians Chapter 5 tells us to be imitators of God. How are we to live our lives according to Ephesians Chapter 5, verses 2, 8 and 15? Drink it in from heaven, as plants drink in the sunshine; radiate it forth from eyes and face; let hands and feet be active in the service; let … And walk in love, as Christ also has loved us and given Himself for us, an offering and a sacrifice to God for a sweet-smelling aroma. Who is our model? Therefore be imitators of God as dear children. ... chapter 1 chapter 2 chapter 3 chapter 4 chapter 5 chapter 6. Taking up anew the exhortation of Ephesians 4:1.Let your ordinary life be spent in an atmosphere of love. “Christ also loved us … given himself for us”: The Lord’s the supreme example in His self-sacrificing love for lost sinners (4:32; Rom. 2. Verse 2. - And walk in love. 3. Ephesians 5:2 "And walk in love, as Christ also hath loved us, and hath given himself for us an offering and a sacrifice to God for a sweet-smelling savor." Ephesians 5 English Standard Version (ESV) Walk in Love. 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