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Verse 9 of chapter 1 of Ephesians provides a good general tide to highlight one basic theological emphasis of the letter. There the Greek, literally translated, makes reference to "the mystery of His will." The Revised Standard Version in this case retains just that wording from the Authorized Version.
Scripture References in this Resource (separated by semi-colons)
Colossians 4:16; Ephesians 3:3-6; Acts 22:3; Ephesians 1:3-14; 1 Corinthians 15:7; Ephesians 1:9;
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Scharlemann, Martin H.
"The Secret of God's Plan: Studies in Ephesians,"
Concordia Theological Monthly: Vol. 40, Article 52.
Available at: https://scholar.csl.edu/ctm/vol40/iss1/52