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Unformatted text preview: REL 112: Introduction to the New Testament The DeuteroPauline Letters: Ephesians You are here Paul's Missionary Journeys: What? Trip #2 (Acts 15:36 18:22) Where? Syria, Cilicia, Galatia, Phrygia, Asia, Macedonia, Achaia When? 49 52 CE Paul's Ministry: An Overview Ephesian Temple of Artemis Ephesian Temple of Artemis Ephesian Temple of Artemis Artemis (Diana) Artemis (Diana) Fountain of Diana of Ephesus, Tivoli, Italy Theater at Ephesus Theater at Ephesus Original Walls of the City Roads of Ephesus Roads of Ephesus Roads of Ephesus Roads of Ephesus Bathhouse at Ephesus Bathhouse at Ephesus Bathhouse at Ephesus Library at Ephesus House of Mary (Mother of Jesus) The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Some Preliminary Questions The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Some Preliminary Questions To the Ephesians? The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Some Preliminary Questions To the Ephesians? No specific community situation is addressed. The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Some Preliminary Questions To the Ephesians? No specific community situation is addressed. Earliest and best mss do not include "en Efeso." The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Some Preliminary Questions To the Ephesians? No specific community situation is addressed. Earliest and best mss do not include "en Efeso." There is a generic (or universal) feel about the theological teachings and ethical exhortations. The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Some Preliminary Questions To the Ephesians? No specific community situation is addressed. Earliest and best mss do not include "en Efeso." There is a generic (or universal) feel about the theological teachings and ethical exhortations. There are indications that Paul has not had direct contact with the recipients. The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Some Preliminary Questions To the Ephesians? No specific community situation is addressed. Earliest and best mss do not include "en Efeso." There is a generic (or universal) feel about the theological teachings and ethical exhortations. There are indications that Paul has not had direct contact with the recipients. Conclusion: Ephesians was a circular letter and not specifically intended for believers in Ephesus. The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Some Preliminary Questions From Paul? The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Some Preliminary Questions From Paul? Writer identifies himself as Paul (1:1; 3:1). The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Some Preliminary Questions From Paul? Writer identifies himself as Paul (1:1; 3:1). Writer uses distinctly Pauline language / concepts. The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Some Preliminary Questions From Paul? Writer identifies himself as Paul (1:1; 3:1). Writer uses distinctly Pauline language / concepts. Writer uses many terms and phrases not found in the authentic Pauline letters. The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Some Preliminary Questions From Paul? Writer identifies himself as Paul (1:1; 3:1). Writer uses distinctly Pauline language / concepts. Writer uses many terms and phrases not found in the authentic Pauline letters. Some important terms seem to have different meanings than they do in the authentic letters. The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Some Preliminary Questions From Paul? Writer identifies himself as Paul (1:1; 3:1). Writer uses distinctly Pauline language / concepts. Writer uses many terms and phrases not found in the authentic Pauline letters. Some important terms seem to have different meanings than they do in the authentic letters. Conclusion: The evidence concerning authorship is inconclusive. The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Key Theological Emphases The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Key Theological Emphases Life "in Christ" The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Key Theological Emphases Life "in Christ" Phrase "en Cristo" is difficult to define The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Key Theological Emphases Life "in Christ" Phrase "en Cristo" is difficult to define Key Theological Concept in Ephesians: The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Key Theological Emphases Life "in Christ" Phrase "en Cristo" is difficult to define Key Theological Concept in Ephesians: Heavenly blessings in Christ (1:314) God's Grace in Christ (2:110) Unity in Christ (2:1122) The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Key Theological Emphases Life "in Christ" Phrase "en Cristo" is difficult to define Key Theological Concept in Ephesians: Key Ethical Concept/Motivator in Ephesians: Speech and action (4:255:2) Sexual purity (5:314) The Godhead, community, and household activity (5:156:9) The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Key Theological Emphases God's eternal plan "in Christ" The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Key Theological Emphases God's eternal plan "in Christ" Election & Redemption; the work of the Godhead in Salvation (1:314) The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Key Theological Emphases God's eternal plan "in Christ" Godhead in Salvation (1:314) Unity (2:1122; 4:116) Election & Redemption; the work of the The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Key Theological Emphases God's eternal plan "in Christ" Godhead in Salvation (1:314) Unity (2:1122; 4:116) Holiness (4:1732) Election & Redemption; the work of the The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Key Theological Emphases Role of the Holy Spirit The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Key Theological Emphases Role of the Holy Spirit Believers marked with a "seal" of the Spirit (1:1314) The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Key Theological Emphases Role of the Holy Spirit (1:1314) 1:13, 17; 2:2, 18, 22; 3:5, 16; 4:3, 4, 30; 5:18; 6:1718 Believers marked with a "seal" of the Spirit The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Key Theological Emphases Role of the Holy Spirit (1:1314) 1:13, 17; 2:2, 18, 22; 3:5, 16; 4:3, 4, 30; 5:18; 6:1718 Fullness, full, filled, filling are major concepts and always associated with a member of the Godhead (1:23; 3:19; 4:10, 13; 5:18). Believers marked with a "seal" of the Spirit The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Key Theological Emphases God, Jesus, Spirit The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Key Theological Emphases God, Jesus, Spirit The plan of God is established in Christ. Theological Position (in Christ); chaps 13 The DeuteroPauline Epistles Ephesians: Key Theological Emphases God, Jesus, Spirit The plan of God is established in Christ. Theological Position (in Christ); chaps 13 Spiritual/Ethical Duties (in/by the Spirit); chaps 46 The plan of God is to be lived by the Spirit. ...
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