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In Ephesians Verse by Verse, Grant R. Osborne offers a clear exposition of this complex book. He serves as a trustworthy guide as he unpacks Ephesians, explaining what it meant in its first-century setting and how it applies to us today. Throughout he focuses on the exalted Christ who is lord of all, and the unity of the church as the new creation in Christ.

word. Their authoritative function is especially stressed in the Pastoral Letters, where they are depicted as those who transmit “sound doctrine” (1 Tim 1:10; 2 Tim 4:3) and pass on the tradition of the apostles to the church (2 Tim 2:2). There is no excuse for weak teaching in the church, as Paul pointed out to Timothy (2 Tim 1:6–7; 2:15; 4:2). The threefold purpose of the leaders in verse 12 centers on the task of helping the church to grow, with reference
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