Ephesians 2



Ephesians 2 portrays the journey from spiritual death to life through God's grace and highlights the unity achieved in Christ, breaking down barriers between different groups of people. The chapter underscores the transformative power of God's work in bringing about reconciliation and unity among believers.


  1. From Death to Life (Ephesians 2:1-10): The chapter begins by highlighting the transformative power of God's grace. It describes humanity's state of spiritual death due to sin but emphasizes God's mercy and love, bringing believers from death to life through faith in Christ.

  2. Unity in Christ (Ephesians 2:11-22): Paul addresses the Gentile believers, emphasizing that in Christ, the dividing wall between Jews and Gentiles has been broken down. Through the work of Christ, both groups are reconciled, forming one new humanity and a dwelling place for God by the Spirit.