|Staying in the Word|
Chapter Two, Lesson Two
BROUGHT NEAR IN CHRIST Page
Let's turn our hearts toward the Word of God as we read through our passage in anticipation of all that the Lord has for us in our study for today.
Read passage (V.11-13) (V.14-16)
Brought Near in Christ
V.11 ** What question comes to mind as we begin this verse?
** What does Paul use to begin his description of the Ephesians (and us as well)?
** What two groups have been represented by the terms used by Paul here in verse 11?
** How did they feel about each other prior to their common salvation?
** Why do you suppose Paul used the phrase "so-called Circumcision" to describe the Jews?
** How does Paul expand his meaning of circumcision in reference to the Jews?