- How did
Paul look upon himself in reference to being a prisoner as he wrote
this epistle to the Ephesian Christians?
is the opposite in meaning to what word as found here?
- How was
the revelation of the gospel "made known unto the sons of men,"
according to Paul here?
- What did
this revelation make known that was meaningful to the Gentiles?
why had Paul been "made a minister, according to the gift of the grace
of God" (been made an apostle)?
- Paul here
speaks of himself as being "less than the least" of what (and what two
other similar references show his humility)?
- By whom
had God created all things?
- "To the
intent that now unto the principalities and powers in heavenly places
[the heavenlies] might be known by the ___________ the manifold wisdom
eternal purpose centers in what person?
- Why could
Paul's tribulation (being in prison, etc.) be looked upon as the
"glory" of the Ephesians?
- Because of
these great truths to whom did Paul say he bowed his knees?
consititutes the whole family of God who call Him Father?
prayer was that the Ephesians would be strengthened in what way?
- How does
the Spirit (or Christ) dwell in the hearts of Christians?
the Ephesian Christians would be "rooted and grounded" in what?
- What did
Paul want the Ephesian Christians to comprehend with all the saints?
- What did
Paul say he wanted them to know, which he says, passes knowing?
they would be filled with what?
- "Now unto
him that is able to do exceeding abundantly above all
____________________________________ according to
_________________________________ ______________ ."
- Where and
by whom is God the Father to be glorified throughout all ages?
ANSWERS: 1. A prisoner of Jesus Christ
2. Mystery (verse 3); 3. Verses 3-5; 4. Verse
6; 5. Verses 7-9; 6. Verse
8 (1 Corinthians 15:9; 1 Timothy 1:15) ; 7.
Verse 9; 8. Ephesians
3:10; 9. Verse 11; 10.
Verse 13 (verse 1)--It was all for their salvation he was suffering
such things; 11. Verse 14; 12. Verses
14 and 15; 13. Verse 16; 14. Verses 15
and 16; 15. Verse 17; 16. Verses 18 and 19;
17. Verse 19; 18. Verse 19; 19.
Verse 20; 20. Verse 21.