Equipping the Church to Stand Firm

The book of Ephesians was written while Paul was under house arrest in Rome. The prison epistle is a concise but complete summary of the gospel of Jesus Christ and the impact of salvation upon the lives of believers. Ephesians was John Calvin’s favorite letter of Paul’s. Many theologians have commented that it was Paul’s greatest writing. The book speaks of the greatness of God and the power of God’s Holy Spirit to change a person’s life. Paul began his letter by writing about the blessings of God, available for God’s holy people.