1 Interesting Facts About Ephesians AUTHOR: Paul n The city of Ephesus: TIME WRITTEN: In 60-61 from Rome during 1st Roman Was the commercial center of Asia Minor. imprisonment Famous for the temple of Diana (Roman name) or Artemis POSITION IN THE Bible : 49th Book in the Bible (Greek name), considered to be one of the seven 10th Book in the New Testament wonders of the ancient world. Acts 19:35. 5th of 21 Epistle Books n The Seven Ones of Ephesians 4:4-6: (Romans - Jude). One BODY (Church). 9th of Paul's 13 books One SPIRIT (Holy Spirit). 17 Books to follow it. CHAPTERS: 6 One HOPE. VERSES: 155 One LORD (Jesus Christ). WORDS: 3,039 One FAITH. OBSERVATIONS About Ephesians : One BAPTISM (Immersion). n The Book of Ephesians is one of four Prison Epistles, so One GOD (Jehovah). titled because they were written by the apostle while he n Blessings for Christians: was a Roman prisoner in Rome at the time they were Adoption The seal of the Holy Spirit written.
2 The four Prison Epistles are: Acceptance Life Ephesians Colossians Redemption Grace Philippians Philemon Forgiveness Citizenship n Paul remained in Ephesus for nearly three years on his 3rd Wisdom Every spiritual blessing missionary journey. Acts 18:23 - 19:41 Inheritance n In Christ is an expression that Paul uses some 200 times in his epistles. It is found 30 times in Ephesians . n What others have said About the Book of Ephesians : Martin Luther - The sublimest composition of man.. Alford - The greatest and most heavenly work of one whose very imagination is peopled with things in heaven.. Farrar - The epistle of the Ascension, the most sublime, Husbands love your wives, just as Christ also the most profound and the most advanced and final utterance of that mystery of the gospel which was given loved the church and gave Himself for it.. to Paul for the first time to proclaim in all its fullness to Ephesians 5:25.
3 The Gentile world.. Barnes' Bible Charts