Ephesians Chapter 2

Satan

Lucifer in setting of the king of Babylon. Note Lucifer's 5 "I will"s compared to Christ's "I love" in Ex.21. Also called the Devil,Satan,Serpent and the Dragon. Compare with Christ's exaltation Heb.1:3,Eph.1:20-22,Ps.48:2,Eph.4:8-11,Heb7:1,17,18.

Ephesians 2:2

Genesis 3:1

Job 1:6-11

Isaiah 14:12-20 (P)

Compare Ezek. 28:16-19.Prince of Tyre likened to Satan.

Ezekiel 28:11-19

Matthew 4:1

Matthew 4:8-9

Matthew 7:22

Mark 1:12-13

Mark 3:23-26

Luke 4:5-13

Luke 10:18

John 8:44

John 12:31

John 14:30

John 16:11

Romans 5:12-14

1 Corinthians 5:5

2 Corinthians 4:4

2 Corinthians 11:14

1 Thessalonians 2:18

1 Thessalonians 3:5

1 Timothy 1:20

1 Timothy 5:15

2 Timothy 2:26

Hebrews 2:14

1 Peter 5:8

Revelation 9:1,11

Revelation 12:3,7,9

Revelation 13:8

Revelation 20:1-3,10

JND v2, pp318,319

JND Collected writings.

Satan

Ruler of the authority of the air, Satan. See link in Isaiah 14:12-20.

Ephesians 2:2 (P)

Isaiah 14:12-20

Caiaphas prophesied that Jesus was going to die for the nation and also gather together into one the children of God who were scattered abroad. Looks to the regathering of Judah and Israel and possibly blessing for the nations now and in the future.

Ephesians 2:14-17

The middle wall of enclosure broken down so Jew and Gentile come into blessing,as the two are formed into one new man.

Deuteronomy 30:3-10

Regathering and blessing for all Isreal in the future.

Psalms 22:27-31

Blessings for all the ends of the earth and families of the nations.

Isaiah 43:5

Isaiah 49:6

Salvation to the nations now, and in the future

Ezekiel 34:12

Matthew 24:31

John 11:51,52 (P,M)

John 12:32

Acts 11:18

Blessings for the Gentiles now.

JND v11, pp152

JND Collected writings.

Christ has broken down the middle wall of enclosure and formed the two (Jew and Gentile) into one new man. See links in John 11:51,52.

Ephesians 2:14-17 (P)

John 11:51,52

JND v2, pp289

JND Collected writings. More vs. 7.

JND v11, pp151,152

JND Collected writings.

Stone Which the Builders Rejected Becomes the Head of the Corner

Note: It is commented that Psalm 118 is more often quoted in the N.T. than any other in the O.T. Note the stone which the builders rejected as the rock goes through our dispensation (Matt 16:18 and the coming age Dan. 2:45)

Ephesians 2:20,21

Psalms 118:22,23 (P,M)

Isaiah 8:14

Isaiah 28:16

Daniel 2:45

Zechariah 3:9

Matthew 16:16-20

Matthew 21:42

Mark 12:10

Luke 20:17

Acts 4:11

Romans 9:33

1 Peter 2:6-8

Christ as corner stone and holy temple in the Lord. See links in Psalm 118:22,23 and living stones, 1 Pet 2:5.

Ephesians 2:20,21 (P)

Psalms 118:22,23

1 Peter 2:5

Abraham waited for a city which has foundations. See ** earthly links and ## heavenly links below.

Ephesians 2:20

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Psalms 45:13-15

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Isaiah 52:1

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Ezekiel 40:1-49

** also chs.41-48.

Luke 22:29,30

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Hebrews 11:10,16 (P)

Hebrews 12:22-26

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Revelation 19:7,8

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Revelation 21:1,14

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Revelation 22:19

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Ye as living stones are built up a spiritual house, a holy priesthood. See Eph 2:20-22, built together a habitation of God in the Spirit.

Ephesians 2:20-22

1 Peter 2:5 (P)

Wall of the city has 12 foundations, and on them 12 names of the 12 apostles of the Lamb. See links below.

Ephesians 2:20

Luke 22:29,30

Hebrews 11:10

Revelation 21:14 (P)