when he raised him from the dead and made him to sit at his right hand in the heavenly places, far above all rule, authority , power, dominion, and every name that is named, not only in this age, but also in that which is to come.
He put all things in subjection under his feet , and gave him to be head over all things for the assembly , which is his body , the fullness of him who fills all in all.
You were made alive when you were dead in transgressions and sins, in which you once walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air, the spirit who now works in the children of disobedience.
We also all once lived among them in the lusts of our flesh, doing the desires of the flesh and of the mind,
and were by nature children of wrath, even as the rest.
But God, being rich in mercy, for his great love with which he loved us, even when we were dead through our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ—by grace you have been saved—
and raised us up with him, and made us to sit with him in the heavenly places in Christ Jesus, that in the ages to come he might show the exceeding riches of his grace in kindness toward us in Christ Jesus;