Statement of Faith | Tell a Friend about Us | Color Scheme:    
Monday, October 22, 2018

Join Now!  |  Login
  Our Sponsors

• Bible software for Believing Study: SwordSearcher

• Help change the hearts of people one book at a time! Click to find out how!

• Biblical Hebrew study & learning software: BMSoftware.com

• Looking for that lost cantata? Let US find it!

 
  Study Resources

• Interlinear Bible

• Parallel Bible

• Daily Reading Plan

• Devotionals

• Commentaries

• Concordances

• Dictionaries

• Encyclopedias

• Lexicons

• History

• Sermon Essentials

• Audio Resources

• Religious Artwork

 
  SL Forums

• Apologetic Forum

• Christian Living

• Ministry Forum

• Evangelism Forum

• Passage Forum

• Help Forum

 
  Other Resources

• Advertise with SL

• FREE Resources

• Information

• Set Preferences

• Font Resources

• Contacting SL

 

 

Scofield Reference Notes (1917 Edition)

Search This Resource
 
 
 
Navigator
PreviousNext
 Chapter 4
Chapter 6
 
 
 
  Printer friendly version
 
Additional Resources
 
 • Adam Clark Commentary
 • Burton Coffman
 • Barnes' New Testament
 • Darby's Synopsis
 • Gill's Exposition
 • Geneva Study Bible
 • Jamieson, Fausset, Brown
 • Matthew Henry Complete
 • Matthew Henry Concise
 • People's New Testament
 • Robertson's Word Pictures
 • Treasury of Scripture
 • Wesley's Explanatory Notes
 
Buy This Resource
 
Hardcover$27.97
 Show me more …
 
Chapter 5

5:9  (For the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth;)

righteousness

(See Scofield "1 John 3:7") .

5:23  For the husband is the head of the wife, even as Christ is the head of the church: and he is the saviour of the body.

saviour

(See Scofield "Romans 1:16") .

5:25  Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ also loved the church, and gave himself for it;

even as Christ

Christ's love-work for the church is threefold: past, present, future:

(1) For love He gave Himself to redeem the church (Ephesians 5:25);

(2) in love He is sanctifying the church (Ephesians 5:26);

(3) for the reward of His sacrifice and labour of love He will present the church to Himself in flawless perfection, "one pearl of great price" (Ephesians 5:27) Matthew 13:46.

5:32  This is a great mystery: but I speak concerning Christ and the church.

bride

Ephesians 5:30,31 are quoted from Genesis 2:23,24 and exclude the interpretation that the reference is to the church merely as the body of Christ. Eve, taken from Adam's body, was truly "bone of his bones, and flesh of his flesh," but she was also his wife, united to him in a relation which makes of "twain. . . one flesh" Matthew 19:5,6 and so a clear type of the church as bride of Christ. 2 Corinthians 11:2,3. The bride type are Eve Genesis 2:23,24 Rebecca

(See Scofield "Genesis 24:1") .

Asenath (See Scofield "Genesis 41:45")

(See Scofield "Genesis 37:2")

Zipporah Exodus 2:21. (See Scofield "Hosea 2:2") .

mystery (See Scofield "Matthew 13:11") .


Copyright Statement
These files are considered public domain and are a derivative of an electronic edition that is available in the Online Bible Software Library.

Bibliography Information
Scofield, C. I. "Scofield Reference Notes on Ephesians 5". "Scofield Reference Notes (1917 Edition)". <http://classic.studylight.org/com/srn/view.cgi?book=eph&chapter=005>. 1917.  


  HOME    TOP

Dead links, typos, or HTML errors should be sent to corr@studylight.org
Suggestions about making this resource more useful should be sent to sugg@studylight.org
 

   Powered by LightSpeed Technology

Copyright © 2001-2018, StudyLight.org