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Ephesians 1:15-23
Boast |  Definition:  "talk with excessive pride and self-satisfaction about one's achievements, possessions, or abilities.
2 Thessalonians 1:3-4
I see "in love" in verse 4b to be more a part of verse 5.
Ephesians 1:3-14
Hey Christian Hedonists, I've found another source of joy!  See it for yourself.
Philemon 1:4-7
For verse 21b and c our class saw both a - + relationship and a progression relationship, because 21...
Ephesians 1:15-23
Here we have Situation-Response Par Excellance!  The worst possible situation is described:&nbs...
Ephesians 2:1-10
Here is my interpretation of the flow of the passage: There is a command for unity (vv.
Ephesians 4:1-16
This passage is connected to verses 3 and 4 in the Greek.
2 Thessalonians 1:5-12
This section consists of two major sections, vv.
Ephesians 4:17-24
As of right now I do not see a flow to these commands, so I have put sequence instead of progression to connect them.
Ephesians 4:25-5:2
I see vv.
Ephesians 3:14-21
I see a chiasm in this passage.
Ephesians 5:22-33
I see a progression joining v.
Ephesians 6:1-9
I saw many negative/positve relationships.
Ephesians 5:3-14
The main point of the arc is verse 17, because it negatively commands to not be foolish, which ...
Ephesians 5:15-21
Paul ends his epic letter with peace, love, faith, and grace.
Ephesians 6:21-24
Theology Paul transitions from writing about the remnant to focusing on unbelieving Israel.
Romans 9:30-33
Paul quotes a few times from Deut.
Romans 10:5-13
    Here is a suggested flow of argument: ·       &nb...
Romans 10:14-21
Paul asks a question and then answers it with two main reasons supporting his answer.
Romans 11:1-6
  Outline: 1.
Romans 11:7-10
  V.
Romans 11:11-16
This section is split into two halves: 1.
Romans 11:17-24
  Exegetical Outline 1.
Deuteronomy 28:52-57
MAIN POINT:  25c-26a is the main point of these verses.
Romans 11:25-32
  Main Idea The Israelites are to keep the commandments of YHWH their God through remembering t...
Deuteronomy 8:1-10
Both of Paul's plans to send Timothy and Epaphroditus are structured in the same way.
Philippians 2:19-30
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Matthew 1:1-17
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The Mystery
Ephesians 3:1-13
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Ephesians 3:1-13
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Τούτου χάριν ἐγὼ Παῦλος ὁ δέσμιος τοῦ Χριστοῦ ὑπὲρ ὑμῶν τῶν ἐθνῶν
For this reason I, Paul, a prisoner for Christ Jesus on behalf of you Gentiles--
εἴγε ἠκούσατε τὴν οἰκονομίαν τῆς χάριτος τοῦ θεοῦ τῆς δοθείσης μοι εἰς ὑμᾶς,
assuming that you have heard of the stewardship of God's grace that was given to me for you,
ὅτι κατὰ ἀποκάλυψιν ἐγνωρίσθη μοι τὸ μυστήριον,
how the mystery was made known to me by revelation,
καθὼς προέγραψα ἐν ὀλίγῳ,
as I have written briefly.
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πρὸς ὃ δύνασθε ἀναγινώσκοντες
When you read this,
νοῆσαι τὴν σύνεσίν μου ἐν τῷ μυστηρίῳ τοῦ Χριστοῦ,
you can perceive my insight into the mystery of Christ,
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ὃ ἑτέραις γενεαῖς οὐκ ἐγνωρίσθη τοῖς υἱοῖς τῶν ἀνθρώπων
which was not made known to the sons of men in other generations
ὡς νῦν ἀπεκαλύφθη τοῖς ἁγίοις ἀποστόλοις αὐτοῦ καὶ προφήταις ἐν πνεύματι,
as it has now been revealed to his holy apostles and prophets by the Spirit.
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εἶναι τὰ ἔθνη συνκληρονόμα
This mystery is that the Gentiles are fellow heirs,
καὶ σύνσωμα
members of the same body,
καὶ συνμέτοχα τῆς ἐπαγγελίας ἐν Χριστῷ Ἰησοῦ διὰ τοῦ εὐαγγελίου,
and partakers of the promise in Christ Jesus through the gospel.
οὗ ἐγενήθην διάκονος κατὰ τὴν δωρεὰν τῆς χάριτος τοῦ θεοῦ τῆς δοθείσης μοι κατὰ τὴν ἐνέργειαν τῆς δυνάμεως αὐτοῦ.
Of this gospel I was made a minister according to the gift of God's grace, which was given me by the working of his power.
ἐμοὶ τῷ ἐλαχιστοτέρῳ πάντων ἁγίων
To me, though I am the very least of all the saints,
ἐδόθη ἡ χάρις αὕτη,
this grace was given,
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τοῖς ἔθνεσιν εὐαγγελίσασθαι τὸ ἀνεξιχνίαστον πλοῦτος τοῦ Χριστοῦ,
to preach to the Gentiles the unsearchable riches of Christ,
καὶ φωτίσαι τίς ἡ οἰκονομία τοῦ μυστηρίου τοῦ ἀποκεκρυμμένου ἀπὸ τῶν αἰώνων ἐν τῷ θεῷ τῷ τὰ πάντα κτίσαντι,
and to bring to light for everyone what is the plan of the mystery hidden for ages in God who created all things,
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ἵνα γνωρισθῇ νῦν ταῖς ἀρχαῖς καὶ ταῖς ἐξουσίαις ἐν τοῖς ἐπουρανίοις διὰ τῆς ἐκκλησίας ἡ πολυποίκιλος σοφία τοῦ θεοῦ,
so that through the church the manifold wisdom of God might now be made known to the rulers and authorities in the heavenly places.
κατὰ πρόθεσιν τῶν αἰώνων ἣν ἐποίησεν ἐν τῷ Χριστῷ Ἰησοῦ τῷ κυρίῳ ἡμῶν,
This was according to the eternal purpose that he has realized in Christ Jesus our Lord,
ἐν ᾧ ἔχομεν τὴν παρρησίαν καὶ προσαγωγὴν ἐν πεποιθήσει διὰ τῆς πίστεως αὐτοῦ.
in whom we have boldness and access with confidence through our faith in him.
Διὸ αἰτοῦμαι μὴ ἐνκακεῖν ἐν ταῖς θλίψεσίν μου ὑπὲρ ὑμῶν,
So I ask you not to lose heart over what I am suffering for you,
ἥτις ἐστὶν δόξα ὑμῶν.
which is your glory.
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