It is through the Son, at the cost of his own blood, that we are redeemed, freely forgiven through that full and generous grace which has overflowed into our lives and opened our eyes to the truth. For God had allowed us to know the secret of his plan, and it is this: he purposes in his sovereign will that all human history shall be consummated in Christ, that everything that exists in Heaven or earth shall find its perfection and fulfilment in him. And here is the staggering thing—that in all which will one day belong to him we have been promised a share. Ephesians 1:7-11 PHILLIPS (I usually use the KJV, but this translation shows the meaning of this passage very well.)Subscribe to Read!