A devout commentary on the Epistle to the Ephesians
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A devout commentary on the Epistle to the Ephesians drawn chiefly from the works of St. Thomas Aquinas of the Order of St. Dominic by Wilberforce, Bertrand Arthur Henry

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Published by B. Herder in St. Louis .
Written in English


  • Bible. -- N.T. -- Ephesians -- Devotional literature.

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Statementby A. Bertrand Wilberforce.
LC ClassificationsBS2695 .W54
The Physical Object
Pagination244 p. ;
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21871229M

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While the Epistle to the Colossians has every indication of having been written to a particular congregation and in reference to their peculiar circumstances, the absence of these features is the most marked characteristic of the Epistle to the Ephesians. 2. In the Epistle to the Ephesians the doctrinal element prevails over the practical; in. The Epistle to the Ephesians: A Verse by Verse Exposition - Kindle edition by Bruce, F.F.. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Epistle to the Ephesians: A Verse by Verse by: 4. This is a good commentary to use to help develop a sense of what Paul is saying in Ephesians. I like Hodge's approach, but sometimes the commentary can get so technical that it's difficult to follow. So use another commentary or two as accompanying texts, but this is a good tool to go deeper into the epistle.4/5(9). "Commentary on the Epistle to the Ephesians" has become a standard resource for teachers, pastors, and educated laypersons. Hodge's introductory material, chapter analyses, and verse-by-verse exposition provide - even after more than one hundred years - solid, relevant instruction for 5/5(1).

The Epistle to the Ephesians, also called the Letter to the Ephesians and often shortened to Ephesians, is the tenth book of the New authorship has traditionally been attributed to Paul the Apostle but starting in , this has been challenged as Deutero-Pauline, that is, written in Paul's name by a later author strongly influenced by Paul's thought, probably "by a loyal. The Epistle To The Ephesians Introduction AUTHOR The apostle Paul (; ). Early sources in church history that attribute this letter to Paul include: Irenaeus ( A.D.), Clement of Alexandria ( A.D.), and Origen ( A.D.). Polycarp ( A.D.) attests to its canonicity in his own epistle to the Philippians (chapter 12). THE RECIPIENTS. epistle somewhere around A.D. It was no doubt delivered by Tychicus, who was entrusted with this epistle (Ephesians ) and the one Paul sent to Colossae (Colossians ). The Purpose For Writing This Letter Paul does not write this letter to the Ephesi-ans to rebuke them for any irregularity of con-duct, like he does the Corinthians, nor File Size: KB. In Clement of Rome (circa 95 AD) the connection with Ephesians might be due to some common liturgical form in xlvi.6 (compare Ephesians ); though the resemblance is so close that we must feel that our epistle was known to Clement both here and in lxiv (compare Ephesians ); xxxviii (compare Ephesians ); xxxvi (compare Ephesians

Devout commentary on the Epistle to the Ephesians. St. Louis: B. Herder, (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Bertrand Arthur Henry Wilberforce. Matthew Henry (18 October – 22 June ) was an English commentator on the Bible, who published his works in , (six-volume Exposition of the Old and New Testaments (–) or Complete Commentary), provides an exhaustive verse by verse study of the Bible, covering the whole of the Old Testament, and the Gospels and Acts in the New Testament. Commentary on Galatians and Ephesians by John Calvin. This document has been generated from XSL (Extensible Stylesheet Language) source with RenderX XEP Formatter, version Client Size: 1MB. Commentary on the Epistle to the Ephesians by Charles Hodge Read Online Download Listen Summary Formats Read this work In the introduction to his commentary, Charles Hodge investigates the sociopolitical climate of the city of Ephesus prior to Paul's first visit. Ephesus was famous for its idolatrous practices of sorcery and divination.