Ephesians 5:4 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]Ephesians 5:4, NIV: Nor should there be obscenity, foolish talk or coarse joking, which are out of place, but rather thanksgiving.
Ephesians 5:4, ESV: Let there be no filthiness nor foolish talk nor crude joking, which are out of place, but instead let there be thanksgiving.
Ephesians 5:4, KJV: Neither filthiness, nor foolish talking, nor jesting, which are not convenient: but rather giving of thanks.
Ephesians 5:4, NASB: and there must be no filthiness or foolish talk, or vulgar joking, which are not fitting, but rather giving of thanks.
Ephesians 5:4, NLT: Obscene stories, foolish talk, and coarse jokes--these are not for you. Instead, let there be thankfulness to God.
Ephesians 5:4, CSB: Obscene and foolish talking or crude joking are not suitable, but rather giving thanks.