3 aBlessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in bthe heavenly places in Christ,
4 just as aHe chose us in Him before bthe foundation of the world, that we would be choly and blameless before 1Him. dIn love
5 1He apredestined us to badoption as sons through Jesus Christ to Himself, caccording to the 2kind intention of His will,
6 ato the praise of the glory of His grace, which He freely bestowed on us in bthe Beloved.