Ephesians 6:18. praying at all times in the Spirit, with all prayer and supplication. To that end, keep alert with all perseverance, making supplication for
Ephesians 6:17. and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God, Here is our first offensive piece of the armor of God.
Ephesians 6:17. and take the helmet of salvation, So far the progression of the armor matches perfectly with how a soldier would get dressed for
Ephesians 6:16. In all circumstances take up the shield of faith, with which you can extinguish all the flaming darts of the evil one; It suddenly gets real here
Ephesians 6:15. and, as shoes for your feet, having put on the readiness given by the gospel of peace. There is a great paradox here:
Ephesians 6:14. …and having put on the breastplate of righteousness, No smart Roman soldier would enter battle without his breastplate. Fitting nicely over the girdle,