Reading St. Paul’s Letter to the Ephesians
Among the many fruitful ways of understanding the writings of St. Paul is to focus on the connection that he makes again and again between some important facet of the mystery of Christ and the ways in which Christians ought to live.
In this first of a series of essays, let us take up the Epistle to the Ephesians. In future essays we will be able to explore this theme in his other writings. By looking at each letter in turn we may be able to draw for ourselves some of the fruit that Christians over the ages have drawn from