An introduction i n 133 bc, ephesus came under direct control of the romans during the first century ad, the city was the capital of the roman province of asia. Ephesians 1, new king james version (nkjv) greetingpaul, an apostle of jesus christ by the will of god,to the saints who are in ephesus, and faithful in christ jesus:grace to you and peace from god ou. 3 question bible study worksheet lesson 1 – acts 19 – 20:1 we begin our study of ephesians in the book of acts, where paul’s journey to ephesus begins.
The book of ephesians is a beautiful revelation of our spiritual blessings in christ everything hidden was revealed when christ came. Book of ephesians - summary / outline of contents of bible. Watch our read scripture video on the book of ephesians, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought in ephesians, paul shows.
Ephesians 1:5 the greek word for adoption to sonship is a legal term referring to the full legal standing of you'll get this book and many others when you join. An introduction to a verse by verse commentary on the book of ephesians by allan turner. Ephesians – 7 weeks this is a 7 week study if you are planning a small group study, you may want to add a week at the beginning to introduce the study method by. Go to ephesians index title: the letter is addressed to the church in the city of ephesus, capital of the roman province of asia (asia minor, modern turkey) because the name ephesus is not mentioned in every early manuscript, some scholars believe the letter was an encyclical, intended to be circulated and read among all the churches in asia.
In the book of ephesians, we learn how the gospel creates a new multi-ethnic, covenant family of god, and affects our story and how we live every day as a body of new humanity unified in love. Select a book chapter the design appears to be to strengthen the ephesians in the faith of christ, and to give exalted views of the love of god. The book of ephesians - kjv audio holy bible - high quality and best speed - book 49 - duration: 21:28 the two preachers 37,798 views. The books of reference used for this study of the book of ephesians were the bible, king james version, called the companion bible, publisher kregel strong's exhaustive concordance of the bible, numbered to the hebrew, chaldee, and greek, and english, coded to the strong's concordance numbers.
Can you summarize the book of ephesians who wrote ephesians what is the book of ephesians all about. Before we get into the book itself, let's see what we can learn about it paul's letter to the ephesians is designed to lift his readers from an earthly. Amazoncom: the book of ephesians interesting finds updated daily amazon try prime all.
Has it ever dawned on you that nothing has ever dawned on god he knew before the world began that his people would face hardship, so he gave us his word the book of ephesians is a survival manual—it equips believers to thrive in a world that hates the message of jesus christ. A collection of sermons on book of ephesians chapter 1 by dr martyn lloyd-jones. The best commentaries on ephesians ranked by scholars, journal reviews, and site users find the best commentary on ephesians.
To whom is the book of ephesians written to the saints in ephesus, the faithful in christ jesus paul said to the saints in ephesus. This webpage provides a book of ephesians outline as provided by the wycliffe bible commentary. 1 the book of ephesians overview of the book of ephesians the book of ephesians is a masterpiece of revelation that bridges the principles of grace and obedience into one.Download