The King James Version Bible

Ephesians 2:7-15

  1. That in the ages to come he might shew the exceeding riches of his grace in his kindness toward us through Christ Jesus.

  2. For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God:

  3. Not of works, lest any man should boast.

  4. For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, which God hath before ordained that we should walk in them.

  5. Wherefore remember, that ye being in time past Gentiles in the flesh, who are called Uncircumcision by that which is called the Circumcision in the flesh made by hands;

  6. That at that time ye were without Christ, being aliens from the commonwealth of Israel, and strangers from the covenants of promise, having no hope, and without God in the world:

  7. But now in Christ Jesus ye who sometimes were far off are made nigh by the blood of Christ.

  8. For he is our peace, who hath made both one, and hath broken down the middle wall of partition between us;

  9. Having abolished in his flesh the enmity, even the law of commandments contained in ordinances; for to make in himself of twain one new man, so making peace;