Series Title: Chuck's Version
(10 KJV) Finally, my brethren, be strong in the Lord, and in the power of his might.
(11 NET) Clothe yourselves with the full armor of God so that you may be able to stand against the schemes of the devil.
(12 CEV) We are not fighting against humans. We are fighting against forces and authorities and against rulers of darkness and powers in the spiritual world.
(13a MSG) Be prepared. You’re up against far more than you can handle on your own. Take all the help you can get, every weapon God has issued.
(13b CEV) And when the battle is over, you will still be standing firm.
(14 NET) Stand firm therefore, by fastening the belt of truth around your waist, by putting on the breastplate of righteousness,
(15 ME) Prepare yourself by putting on the gospel of peace like shoes on your feet.
(16 NLT) In every battle you will need faith as your shield to stop the fiery arrows aimed at you by Satan.
(17a CEV) Let God’s saving power be like a helmet,
(17b NCV) and take the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God.
(18 GW) Pray in the Spirit in every situation. Use every kind of prayer and request there is. For the same reason be alert. Use every kind of effort and make every kind of request for all of God’s people.