References to: Ephesians

The Divine Love in Christ: Ephesians 3:14-21

Key text: “And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, may have power, together with all the saints, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ” (Ephesians 3:17b-18).

Lesson objective: To understand that although we are finite beings, yet through the working of God’s power via the Spirit we can come to the knowledge of the incomprehensibility of the love of Christ and the fullness of all that God is!

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Lorenzo Arroyo
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The Divine Mystery in Christ: Ephesians 3:1-13

Ephesians 3:1-13

Key text: “This mystery is that through the gospel the Gentiles are heirs together with Israel, members together of one body, and sharers together in the promise in Jesus Christ” (Ephesians 3:6).

Lesson objective:To understand that Paul, the commissioned apostle to the Gentiles, now imprisoned in Rome on their account, is God’s chosen instrument to disclose God’s divine plan of the hidden mystery in Christ through the message of the gospel given to him by revelation.

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Lorenzo Arroyo
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The Divine Reconciliation in Christ: Ephesians 2:11-22

Ephesians 2:11-22

Key text: “For he himself is our peace, who has made the two one and has destroyed the barrier, the dividing wall of hostility, by abolishing in his flesh the law with its commandments and regulations. His purpose was to create in himself one new man out of two, thus making peace” (Ephesians 2:14-15).

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Lorenzo Arroyo
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The Divine Grace in Christ: Ephesians 2:1-10

Key text: “But because of his great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy, made us alive with Christ even when we were dead in transgressions — it is by grace you have been saved” (Ephesians 2:4-5).

Lesson objective: To understand that this world apart from God is under its own self-inflicted judgment of unbelief and our only ticket out is the way God planned it: salvation by God’s merciful divine grace through faith alone in the full merits of Christ.

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Lorenzo Arroyo
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The Divine Knowledge and Power in Christ: Ephesians 1:15-23

Key text:“I pray also that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened in order that you may know the hope to which he has called you, the riches of his glorious inheritance in the saints, and his incomparably great power for us who believe” (Ephesians 1:18-19a).

Lesson objective: To understand that all believers are called upon to increase their knowledge of God as he reveals himself, to understand the depth of God’s promise of glory, and to personally know the power of the risen Christ.

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Lorenzo Arroyo
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The Divine Purpose in Christ: Ephesians 1:3-14

(Ephesians 1:1-14)

Key text: “And he made known to us the mystery of his will according to his good pleasure, which he purposed in Christ, to be put into effect when the times will have reached their fulfillment – to bring all things in heaven and on earth together under one head, even Christ” (Ephesians 1:9-10).

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Lorenzo Arroyo
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Ephesians: The Divine Purpose in Christ - Introduction

“And he made known to us the mystery of his will according to his good pleasure, which he purposed in Christ, to put into effect when the times will have reached their fulfillment to bring all things in heaven and on earth together under one head, even Christ.” (Ephesians 1:9-10)

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Lorenzo Arroyo
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Christian Life and Marriage - Ephesians 5

In Ephesians, Paul makes it clear that we are saved by grace, not by our works (Eph. 2:8). But he makes it equally clear that God has made us and called us so that we do good works (v. 10). In the last half of his letter, he gives some specific exhortations for the kind of behavior that reflects our Christian faith.

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Grace and Peace - Ephesians 2

A study of Ephesians 2

Paul's letter to the church at Ephesus is filled with numerous theological and practical insights. Chapter 2 takes us from death to life, from hostility to peace. This chapter shows us that there is an important connection between God's grace and human interrelationships.

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