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What is the main message of Ephesians chapter 1?

What is the main message of Ephesians chapter 1?

Ephesians 1:3-14 is one long expression of praise to God. To bless means to speak well of or praise. Paul blesses God because God has blessed us with every spiritual blessing….Eph. 1:3 (ESV)

Godhead Truth/Action Time
Holy Spirit (v. 13-14) Sesals Future

What are the spiritual blessings in Ephesians 1 3?

For instance in the book of Ephesians, following the statement that “all spiritual blessings in heavenly places” are in Christ (Eph. 1:3), Paul wrote that we are chosen in Him (Eph. 1:4) that we have redemption through His blood (Eph. 1:7) and the forgiveness of sins (Eph.

What is the main point of Ephesians 3?

Many interpreters consider that this statement reflects both his relationship of being ‘bound’ to Christ, and also his being held in captivity (in Rome). Then, the main focus is the divine mystery that Paul is commissioned to unveil. It is the mystery of Christ as God’s grace for all.

What are the key words in Ephesians?

Ephesians 1 Key Words Flashcards Preview

  • EPHESUS. Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, To God’s holy people in EPHESUS, the faithful in Christ Jesus:
  • CHOSE. For he CHOSE us in him before the creation of the world to be holy and blameless in his sight.
  • FREELY.
  • LAVISHED.
  • PURPOSED.
  • EFFECT.
  • TIMES.
  • FULFILLMENT.

How do you receive spiritual blessings?

In order to receive God’s spiritual blessings, one must be in the right spiritual location, that is, in Christ. Salvation is “in Christ Jesus” (2 Timothy 2:10). Before one can receive all spiritual blessings, one must willingly choose to get into Christ then act upon that choice.

Who is Paul talking to in Ephesians?

In this letter, Paul addressed Gentile members of the Church (see Ephesians 2:11) who were perhaps recent converts (see Ephesians 1:15). He wrote to help develop the spirituality and testimonies of those who were already members.