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Ephesians, power and magic

the concept of power in Ephesians in light of its historical setting

by Clinton E. Arnold

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. N.T. Ephesians -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.,
  • Magic -- Biblical teaching.,
  • Powers (Christian theology) -- Biblical teaching.,
  • Power (Christian theology) -- Biblical teaching.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementClinton E. Arnold.
    SeriesSociety for New Testament Studies monograph series ;, 63, Monograph series (Society for New Testament Studies) ;, 63.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS2695.2 .A76 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 244 p. ;
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2039151M
    ISBN 100521362369
    LC Control Number88015608

    Footnotes. Ephesians Some early manuscripts do not have in Ephesus.; Ephesians Or sight in love. 5 He Ephesians The Greek word for adoption to sonship is a legal term referring to the full legal standing of an adopted male heir in Roman culture.; Ephesians Or us with all wisdom and understanding. 9 And he Ephesians Or were made heirs.   "Power and Magic is one of those few books which literally cannot be ignored by any serious bible student. In fact, it makes the classical commentaries on Ephesians that I am familiar with virtually obsolete.

    Ephesians Prayer for Enlightenment and Power. Chapter 1 Theme: Spiritual Blessings in Christ. Ephesians 2: Were Dead in Sin, Now Alive and in One Body in Christ. Chapter 2 Theme: Gentiles and Jews One in Christ. Ephesians Mystery of the Church Made Known. Ephesians Paul's Prayer for Inner Power and Love.   The New Testament book of Ephesians was written to the Christians in Ephesus and explains what the Christian Church is and how its members should behave. Most commentators credit the apostle Paul with authorship, but there is some debate about that. And although many dates have been given, it was probably written between 60–63 A.D. while Paul was in prison.

    from a rhetorical analysis of the book. Rhetorical Purpose of Ephesians A rhetorical outline of the book of Ephesians gives some insight into the relevance of 6: Paul begins the book with an exordium (1: ) for. the purpose of gaining the good will of the readers. This consists of the opening, the berakah, and theFile Size: KB. When the power of God prevailed through Paul and the power of magic failed through the sons of Sceva, the Ephesian saints saw their magical practices as anti-Christian, evil, and worthless. They publicly collected their magical books and burned them in the sight of all, as a public testimony of their repentance and obedience.


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Whereas his other books, such as 3 Crucial Questions about Spiritual Warfare are comparatively easy to read. Mick Hyam rated it really liked it4/5. Ephesians: Power and Magic: The Concept of Power in Ephesians in Light of Its Historial Setting Volume 63 of Monograph series Society for New Testament studies Volume 63 of Monograph series, Society for New Testament Studies, ISSN Volume 63 of Society for New Testament Studies Monograph Series, ISSN Author: Clinton E.

Ephesians: Power and Magic: The Concept of Power in Ephesians in Light of its Historical Setting Clinton E. Arnold. Book Details. Series: Society for New Testament Studies Monograph Series Categories: Special Studies in Ephesians.

Book Information. Pages: Publisher: Cambridge University Press Published: ISBN ISBN Author: Clinton E. Arnold. Through a study of the religious traditions of western Asia Minor and an analysis of the text of Ephesians, this study uncovers the motivation for the emphasis on the power of God and the supernatural powers of evil, and illuminates the meaning of this power-motif.

(source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary Through a study of the religious traditions of western Asia Minor and an analysis of the text of Ephesians, this study uncovers the motivation for the emphasis on the power of God and the supernatural powers of evil, and illuminates the meaning of this power-motif for its first-century AD readers.

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This commentary on the Epistle to the Ephesians focuses on Paul's emphasis on power and spiritual warfare, a necessary focus according to Clinton Arnold when one considers the occultic and magical context of pagan Ephesus.

Ephesians, Power and Magic by Clinton E Arnold,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.3/5(3). Clinton E. Arnold, Ephesians: Power and Magic – The Concept of Power in Ephesians In Light of Its Historical Setting. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ( pages) ISBN: While this volume is not a commentary, it does provide some helpful analysis of the epistle, particularly its historical background.

The prayer for divine power repeated and developed (Eph. ) The genre, setting, structure, and aim of the prayer ; The explicit request (Eph. a) The request for knowledge of the divine power repeated ; The relationship of power and love in the prayer and in the epistle ; C. The divine power is praised (Eph.

) D. "Power and Magic is one of those few books which literally cannot be ignored by any serious bible student. In fact, it makes the classical commentaries on Ephesians that I am familiar with virtually obsolete.

Clinton Arnold has done us all a great favor by throwing vital new light on our Author: Clinton Arnold. The Power of God and the Powers of Evil in the Epistle to the Ephesians (PhD). University of Aberdeen. Books ——— (). Ephesians, Power and Magic: the concept of power in Ephesians in light of its historical setting.

Society for New Testament Studies, Monograph series. 63 (1st ed.). Cambridge ; New York: Cambridge University al advisor: I. Howard Marshall. Power and Magic: The Concept of Power in Ephesians by Arnold, Clinton and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Magic & Spiritualism-Ephesus was heavily defined and influenced in its daily life by the occult, including belief in magic, incantations, and spirit powers, particularly as these proceeded from an animalistic worldview.

This view held humans and animals to be quite connected on earth and in the world of the gods. Buy a cheap copy of Power and Magic: The Concept of Power in book by Clinton E.

Arnold. This commentary on the Epistle to the Ephesians focuses on Paul's emphasis on power and spiritual warfare, a necessary focus according to Clinton Arnold when one Free shipping over $The book of Ephesians is charged with weighty doctrines that reveal the glory of the Triune God.

Father, Son, and Spirit are seen in Paul’s epistle to the Ephesians as operating from before the foundation of the world for the redemption of the church.

Paul’s doctrine of the church shines in Ephesians .Paul's Greeting to the Ephesians. 1 Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God. To the saints in Ephesus, a the faithful in Christ Jesus: 2 Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.

Spiritual Blessings (Romans )3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly realms.