|Statement||Bruce B. Barton ... [et al.] ; editor, Philip Comfort.|
|Series||Life application Bible commentary|
|Contributions||Barton, Bruce B., Comfort, Philip Wesley.|
|LC Classifications||BS2695.3 .E63 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxv, 146 p.|
|Number of Pages||146|
|LC Control Number||96031517|
In the book of Ephesians, we see how the gospel story affects believers' everyday lives. God the Father planned throughout history for Jesus to create a multi-ethnic community of followers. Comprised of Jews and non-Jews, these followers form the covenant family God promised to Abraham. Ephesians 4 New International Version (NIV) Unity and Maturity in the Body of Christ. 4 As a prisoner for the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received. 2 Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. 3 Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace. 4 There is one body and one Spirit, just as you. Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, to the saints which are at Ephesus, and to the faithful in Christ Jesus: Grace be to you, and peace, from God our Father, and from the Lord Jesus. Book of Ephesians Explained. 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 Minor and was simply.
11 In him we were also chosen, # Or were made heirs having been predestined according to the plan of him who works out everything in conformity with the purpose of his will, 12 in order that we, who were the first to put our hope in Christ, might be for the praise of his glory. 13 And you also were included in Christ when you heard the message of truth, the gospel of your salvation. Jan 02, · Author: Ephesians identifies the author of the Book of Ephesians as the apostle Paul. Date of Writing: The Book of Ephesians was very likely written between A.D. Purpose of Writing: Paul intended that all who long for Christ-like maturity would receive this writing. Enclosed within the Book of Ephesians is the discipline needed to develop into true children of God. Jan 25, · This is the New King James Version of the New Testament book of Ephesians. This is the New King James Version of the New Testament book of Ephesians. Skip navigation Sign in. Search. Ephesians sets forth what no other book of the New Testament describes so completely — the nature of the body of Christ, which is the true Church. This letter, .
Book Overview - Ephesians. The City. It was the capital of pro-consular Asia, being about a mile from the sea coast, and was the great religious, commercial and political center of Asia. It was noteworthy because of two notable structures there. First, the great theatre which had a seating capacity of 50, people, and second, the temple of. Mar 05, · Internationally renowned Bible teacher Joyce Meyer provides a close study and commentary on Ephesians, emphasizing the importance of living in Christ and putting your relationship with God first. Paul's letter to the Ephesians is a well-loved book of the Bible that teaches some of the most important lessons of faith: who you are in Christ, how you are to live as His follower, and how to /5(89). Nov 18, · This is the holy book of Ephesians, known as "The Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Ephesians". The recording is dramatized, from the King James . The Book Of Ephesians is a letter from Paul to Christians at Ephesus. Ephesus was the chief city of the coastal area of Asia Minor. Paul spent more time there than any other city about three years.