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30pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 2 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 4.
We should reach what, become what, and why

E 4:13 until we all reach unity in the faith and in the knowledge of the Son of God and become mature, attaining to the whole measure of the fullness of Christ.E 4:14 Then we will no longer be infants, tossed back and forth by the waves, and blown here and there by every wind of teaching and by the cunning and craftiness of people in their deceitful scheming.

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30pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 4.
How do verses 17, 18 and 19 describe the Gentiles?

E 4:17 So I tell you this, and insist on it in the Lord, that you must no longer live as the Gentiles do, in the futility of their thinking.E 4:18 They are darkened in their understanding and separated from the life of God because of the ignorance that is in them due to the hardening of their hearts. E 4:19 Having lost all sensitivity, they have given themselves over to sensuality so as to indulge in every kind of impurity, and they are full of greed.

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30pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 5 consecutive verses. From Colossians.
What knowledge did Paul want Colossians to have, what purpose did Paul have and why did he tell them this?

C 2:1 I want you to know how hard I am contending for you and for those at Laodicea, and for all who have not met me personally.C 2:2 My goal is that they may be encouraged in heart and united in love, so that they may have the full riches of complete understanding, in order that they may know the mystery of God, namely, Christ, C 2:3 in whom are hidden all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge. C 2:4 I tell you this so that no one may deceive you by fine-sounding arguments. C 2:5 For though I am absent from you in body, I am present with you in spirit and delight to see how disciplined you are and how firm your faith in Christ is.

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30pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 5 consecutive verses. From Philippians chapter 3.
What did Paul consider, what did he want to know, and why?

Phs 3:7 But whatever were gains to me I now consider loss for the sake of Christ. Phs 3:8 What is more, I consider everything a loss because of the surpassing worth of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord, for whose sake I have lost all things. I consider them garbage, that I may gain Christ Phs 3:9 and be found in him, not having a righteousness of my own that comes from the law, but that which is through faith in Christ—the righteousness that comes from God on the basis of faith. Phs 3:10 I want to know Christ—yes, to know the power of his resurrection and participation in his sufferings, becoming like him in his death, Phs 3:11 and so, somehow, attaining to the resurrection from the dead.

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30pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 4 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 6.
How should slaves obey, how should they serve, and why?

E 6:5 Slaves, obey your earthly masters with respect and fear, and with sincerity of heart, just as you would obey Christ. E 6:6 Obey them not only to win their favor when their eye is on you, but as slaves of Christ, doing the will of God from your heart. E 6:7 Serve wholeheartedly, as if you were serving the Lord, not people, E 6:8 because you know that the Lord will reward each one for whatever good they do, whether they are slave or free.

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30pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 1.
How do verses 15, 16, and 17 describe Paul?

E 1:15 For this reason, ever since I heard about your faith in the Lord Jesus and your love for all God's people, E 1:16 I have not stopped giving thanks for you, remembering you in my prayers. E 1:17 I keep asking that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the glorious Father, may give you the Spirit of wisdom and revelation, so that you may know him better.

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30pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 2.
How do verses 14, 15, and 16 describe Christ?

E 2:14 For he himself is our peace, who has made the two groups one and has destroyed the barrier, the dividing wall of hostility, E 2:15 by setting aside in his flesh the law with its commands and regulations. His purpose was to create in himself one new humanity out of the two, thus making peace, E 2:16 and in one body to reconcile both of them to God through the cross, by which he put to death their hostility.

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30pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 3.
How do verses 7, 8, and 9 describe Paul?

E 3:7 I became a servant of this gospel by the gift of God's grace given me through the working of his power. E 3:8 Although I am less than the least of all the Lord’s people, this grace was given me: to preach to the Gentiles the boundless riches of Christ, E 3:9 and to make plain to everyone the administration of this mystery, which for ages past was kept hidden in God, who created all things.

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30pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 5.
According to verses 25, 26, and 27, how should husbands love their wives?

E 5:25 Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her E 5:26 to make her holy, cleansing her by the washing with water through the word, E 5:27 and to present her to himself as a radiant church, without stain or wrinkle or any other blemish, but holy and blameless.

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30pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Galatians chapter 1.
How do verses 22, 23, and 24 describe the churches of Judea?

G 1:22 I was personally unknown to the churches of Judea that are in Christ. G 1:23 They only heard the report: "The man who formerly persecuted us is now preaching the faith he once tried to destroy." G 1:24 And they praised God because of me.

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30pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Galatians chapter 1.
How do verses 3, 4, and 5 describe God?

G 1:3 Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ, G 1:4 who gave himself for our sins to rescue us from the present evil age, according to the will of our God and Father, G 1:5 to whom be glory for ever and ever. Amen.

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30pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Philippians chapter 2.
How do verses 25, 26, and 27 describe Epaphroditus?

Phs 2:25 But I think it is necessary to send back to you Epaphroditus, my brother, co-worker and fellow soldier, who is also your messenger, whom you sent to take care of my needs. Phs 2:26 For he longs for all of you and is distressed because you heard he was ill. Phs 2:27 Indeed he was ill, and almost died. But God had mercy on him, and not on him only but also on me, to spare me sorrow upon sorrow.

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30pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Philippians chapter 2.
How do verses 9, 10, and 11 describe God?

Phs 2:9 Therefore God exalted him to the highest place and gave him the name that is above every name, Phs 2:10 that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth, Phs 2:11 and every tongue acknowledge that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.

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30pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Philippians chapter 3.
How do verses 7, 8, and 9 describe Paul?

Phs 3:7 But whatever were gains to me I now consider loss for the sake of Christ. Phs 3:8 What is more, I consider everything a loss because of the surpassing worth of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord, for whose sake I have lost all things. I consider them garbage, that I may gain Christ Phs 3:9 and be found in him, not having a righteousness of my own that comes from the law, but that which is through faith in Christ—the righteousness that comes from God on the basis of faith.

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30pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Philippians chapter 4.
How do verses 14, 15, and 16 describe the Philippians?

Phs 4:14 Yet it was good of you to share in my troubles. Phs 4:15 Moreover, as you Philippians know, in the early days of your acquaintance with the gospel, when I set out from Macedonia, not one church shared with me in the matter of giving and receiving, except you only; Phs 4:16 for even when I was in Thessalonica, you sent me aid more than once when I was in need.

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30pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From the section titled "Jew and Gentile Reconciled Through Christ."
How do verses 11, 12 and 13 describe Gentiles?

E 2:11 Therefore, remember that formerly you who are Gentiles by birth and called "uncircumcised" by those who call themselves "the circumcision" (which is done in the body by human hands)- E 2:12 remember that at that time you were separate from Christ, excluded from citizenship in Israel and foreigners to the covenants of the promise, without hope and without God in the world. E 2:13 But now in Christ Jesus you who once were far away have been brought near by the blood of Christ.

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30pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 2 consecutive verses. From the section titled "Paul Called by God."
What did the churches of Judea hear, what was their response, and why?

G 1:23 They only heard the report: "The man who formerly persecuted us is now preaching the faith he once tried to destroy." G 1:24 And they praised God because of me.

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30pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 2 consecutive verses. From the section titled "Praise for Spiritual Blessings in Christ."
What was made known to us, according to what, and why?

E 1:9 he made known to us the mystery of his will according to his good pleasure, which he purposed in Christ E 1:10 to be put into effect when the times reach their fulfillment-to bring unity to all things in heaven and on earth under Christ.

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 2 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 2.
God raised us up with whom, seated us where and why?

E 2:6 And God raised us up with Christ and seated us with him in the heavenly realms in Christ Jesus,E 2:7 in order that in the coming ages he might show the incomparable riches of his grace, expressed in his kindness to us in Christ Jesus.

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 2 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 2.
God raised us where, seated us where, and why?

E 2:6 And God raised us up with Christ and seated us with him in the heavenly realms in Christ Jesus,E 2:7 in order that in the coming ages he might show the incomparable riches of his grace, expressed in his kindness to us in Christ Jesus.

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 2 consecutive verses. From the section of Ephesians titled "Thanksgiving and Prayer".
What did Paul ask, what did he pray and why?

E 1:17 I keep asking that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the glorious Father, may give you the Spirit of wisdom and revelation, so that you may know him better.E 1:18 I pray also that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened in order that you may know the hope to which he has called you, the riches of his glorious inheritance in his holy people,

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 2 consecutive verses. From the section of Philippians titled "Thanksgiving and Prayer".
What did Paul always do, when, and why?

Phs 1:4 In all my prayers for all of you, I always pray with joy Phs 1:5 because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now,

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 2 consecutive verses. From the section titled "A Prayer for the Ephesians".
Paul wanted his readers to grasp what, know what, and why?

E 3:18 may have power, together with all the Lord's holy people, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ,E 3:19 and to know this love that surpasses knowledge-that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God.

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 2 consecutive verses. From the section titled "No Confidence in the Flesh".
Paul wanted to know whom, what, and why?

Phs 3:10 I want to know Christ-yes, to know the power of his resurrection and participation in his sufferings, becoming like him in his death,Phs 3:11 and so, somehow, attaining to the resurrection from the dead.

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 2 consecutive verses. From the section titled "Paul Called by God".
Who was pleased to do what and why?

G 1:15 But when God, who set me apart from my mother's womb and called me by his grace, was pleased G 1:16 to reveal his Son in me so that I might preach him among the Gentiles, my immediate response was not to consult any human being.

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Colossians chapter 3.
Wives should do what, husbands should do what, and children should do what?

C 3:18 Wives, submit yourselves to your husbands, as is fitting in the Lord. C 3:19 Husbands, love your wives and do not be harsh with them. C 3:20 Children, obey your parents in everything, for this pleases the Lord.

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 2.
Christ destroyed what, abolished what, and why?

E 2:14 For he himself is our peace, who has made the two groups one and has destroyed the barrier, the dividing wall of hostility, E 2:15 by setting aside in his flesh the law with its commands and regulations. His purpose was to create in himself one new humanity out of the two, thus making peace, E 2:16 and in one body to reconcile both of them to God through the cross, by which he put to death their hostility.

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 2.
How do verses 14, 15 and 16 describe Christ?

E 2:14 For he himself is our peace, who has made the two groups one and has destroyed the barrier, the dividing wall of hostility,E 2:15 by setting aside in his flesh the law with its commands and regulations. His purpose was to create in himself one new humanity out of the two, thus making peace, E 2:16 and in one body to reconcile both of them to God through the cross, by which he put to death their hostility.

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 3.
What was hidden, what was made known, and how?

E 3:9 and to make plain to everyone the administration of this mystery, which for ages past was kept hidden in God, who created all things. E 3:10 His intent was that now, through the church, the manifold wisdom of God should be made known to the rulers and authorities in the heavenly realms, E 3:11 according to his eternal purpose that he accomplished in Christ Jesus our Lord.

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 4.
How do verses 17, 18 and 19 describe Gentiles?

E 4:17 So I tell you this, and insist on it in the Lord, that you must no longer live as the Gentiles do, in the futility of their thinking. E 4:18 They are darkened in their understanding and separated from the life of God because of the ignorance that is in them due to the hardening of their hearts. E 4:19 Having lost all sensitivity, they have given themselves over to sensuality so as to indulge in every kind of impurity, and they are full of greed.

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Galatians chapter 1.
How do verses 15, 16 and 17 describe Paul?

G 1:15 But when God, who set me apart from my mother's womb and called me by his grace, was pleased G 1:16 to reveal his Son in me so that I might preach him among the Gentiles, my immediate response was not to consult any human being. G 1:17 I did not go up to Jerusalem to see those who were apostles before I was, but I went into Arabia. Later I returned to Damascus.

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Galatians chapter 2.
How do verses 11, 12 and 13 describe Peter?

G 2:11 When Cephas came to Antioch, I opposed him to his face, because he stood condemned. G 2:12 For before certain men came from James, he used to eat with the Gentiles. But when they arrived, he began to draw back and separate himself from the Gentiles because he was afraid of those who belonged to the circumcision group. G 2:13 The other Jews joined him in his hypocrisy, so that by their hypocrisy even Barnabas was led astray.

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Galatians chapter 4.
How do verses 8, 9 and 10 describe the Galatians?

G 4:8 Formerly, when you did not know God, you were slaves to those who by nature are not gods. G 4:9 But now that you know God-or rather are known by God-how is it that you are turning back to those weak and miserable forces? Do you wish to be enslaved by them all over again? G 4:10 You are observing special days and months and seasons and years!

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Philippians chapter 3.
How do verses 12, 13 and 14 describe Paul?

Phs 3:12 Not that I have already obtained all this, or have already arrived at my goal, but I press on to take hold of that for which Christ Jesus took hold of me. Phs 3:13 Brothers and sisters, I do not consider myself yet to have taken hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, Phs 3:14 I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Philippians chapter 3.
How do verses 25, 26 and 27 describe Epaphroditus?

Phs 2:25 But I think it is necessary to send back to you Epaphroditus, my brother, co-worker and fellow soldier, who is also your messenger, whom you sent to take care of my needs. Phs 2:26 For he longs for all of you and is distressed because you heard he was ill. Phs 2:27 Indeed he was ill, and almost died. But God had mercy on him, and not on him only but also on me, to spare me sorrow upon sorrow.

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From the section titled "Living as Those Made Alive in Christ".
Set your hearts on what, set your minds on what, and why?

C 3:1 Since, then, you have been raised with Christ, set your hearts on things above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. C 3:2 Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things. C 3:3 For you died, and your life is now hidden with Christ in God.

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From the section titled "Paul Called by God".
Although Paul was zealous for the traditions of his fathers, what did God do, what did Paul not do, and what did Paul do?

G 1:15 But when God, who set me apart from my mother's womb and called me by his grace, was pleased G 1:16 to reveal his Son in me so that I might preach him among the Gentiles, my immediate response was not to consult any human being. G 1:17 I did not go up to Jerusalem to see those who were apostles before I was, but I went into Arabia. Later I returned to Damascus.

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From the section titled "Paul's Chains Advance the Gospel".
Paul was convinced of what, knew what, and why?

Phs 1:24 but it is more necessary for you that I remain in the body. Phs 1:25 Convinced of this, I know that I will remain, and I will continue with all of you for your progress and joy in the faith, Phs 1:26 so that through my being with you again your boasting in Christ Jesus will abound on account of me.

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From the section titled "Paul's Chains Advance the Gospel".
Some preach Christ out of what, others preach Christ out of what, and why?

Phs 1:15 It is true that some preach Christ out of envy and rivalry, but others out of goodwill. Phs 1:16 The latter do so out of love, knowing that I am put here for the defense of the gospel. Phs 1:17 The former preach Christ out of selfish ambition, not sincerely, supposing that they can stir up trouble for me while I am in chains.

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 4 consecutive verses. From Ephesians.
How should slaves obey, how should they serve, and why?

E 6:5 Slaves, obey your earthly masters with respect and fear, and with sincerity of heart, just as you would obey Christ. E 6:6 Obey them not only to win their favor when their eye is on you, but as slaves of Christ, doing the will of God from your heart. E 6:7 Serve wholeheartedly, as if you were serving the Lord, not people, E 6:8 because you know that the Lord will reward each one for whatever good they do, whether they are slave or free.

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 4 consecutive verses. From the section titled "Instructions for Christian Households".
How should slaves obey, how should they serve and why?

E 6:5 Slaves, obey your earthly masters with respect and fear, and with sincerity of heart, just as you would obey Christ. E 6:6 Obey them not only to win their favor when their eye is on you, but as slaves of Christ, doing the will of God from your heart. E 6:7 Serve wholeheartedly, as if you were serving the Lord, not people, E 6:8 because you know that the Lord will reward each one for whatever good they do, whether they are slave or free.

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20pt 3-part Reference question. Give a complete answer from 5 consecutive verses. From Colossians chapter 2.
What were the Colossians to continue to do, what were they to see to and why?

C 2:6 So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live your lives in him, C 2:7 rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness. C 2:8 See to it that no one takes you captive through hollow and deceptive philosophy, which depends on human tradition and the elemental spiritual forces of this world rather than on Christ. C 2:9 For in Christ all the fullness of the Deity lives in bodily form, C 2:10 and in Christ you have been brought to fullness. He is the head over every power and authority.

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20pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Colossians chapter 3.
Wives should do what, husbands should do what, and children should do what?

C 3:18 Wives, submit yourselves to your husbands, as is fitting in the Lord. C 3:19 Husbands, love your wives and do not be harsh with them. C 3:20 Children, obey your parents in everything, for this pleases the Lord.

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20pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 2.
Christ destroyed what, how, and why?

E 2:14 For he himself is our peace, who has made the two groups one and has destroyed the barrier, the dividing wall of hostility, E 2:15 by setting aside in his flesh the law with its commands and regulations. His purpose was to create in himself one new humanity out of the two, thus making peace, E 2:16 and in one body to reconcile both of them to God through the cross, by which he put to death their hostility.

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20pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 3 consecutive verses. From the section titled "Living as Those Made Alive in Christ."
Set your hearts on what, set your minds on what, and why?

C 3:1 Since, then, you have been raised with Christ, set your hearts on things above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. C 3:2 Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things. C 3:3 For you died, and your life is now hidden with Christ in God.

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20pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 2 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 3.
Grasp what, know what, and why?

E 3:18 may have power, together with all the Lord's holy people, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ, E 3:19 and to know this love that surpasses knowledge-that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God.

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20pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 2 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 6.
What should you have buckled around your waist, what should you have in place, and with what should your feet be fitted?

E 6:14 Stand firm then, with the belt of truth buckled around your waist, with the breastplate of righteousness in place, E 6:15 and with your feet fitted with the readiness that comes from the gospel of peace.

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20pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 2 consecutive verses. From Galatians.
Who reaps what he sows, who will reap destruction, and who will reap eternal life?

G 6:7 Do not be deceived: God cannot be mocked. A man reaps what he sows. G 6:8 Whoever sows to please their flesh, from the flesh will reap destruction; whoever sows to please the Spirit, from the Spirit will reap eternal life.

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20pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 2 consecutive verses. From the section titled "Closing Appeal for Steadfastness and Unity."
What did Paul plead, what did he ask, and why?

Phs 4:2 I plead with Euodia and I plead with Syntyche to be of the same mind in the Lord. Phs 4:3 Yes, and I ask you, my true companion, help these women since they have contended at my side in the cause of the gospel, along with Clement and the rest of my co-workers, whose names are in the book of life.

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20pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 2 consecutive verses. From the section titled "God's Marvelous Plan for the Gentiles."
What should be made known to whom, how?

E 3:10 His intent was that now, through the church, the manifold wisdom of God should be made known to the rulers and authorities in the heavenly realms, E 3:11 according to his eternal purpose that he accomplished in Christ Jesus our Lord.

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20pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 2 consecutive verses. From the section titled "Made Alive in Christ."
How did God raise us, how did he seat us, and why?

E 2:6 And God raised us up with Christ and seated us with him in the heavenly realms in Christ Jesus E 2:7 in order that in the coming ages he might show the incomparable riches of his grace, expressed in his kindness to us in Christ Jesus.

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20pt 3-part reference question. Give a complete answer from 2 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 5.
Live not how, but how, and why?

E 5:15 Be very careful, then, how you live-not as unwise but as wise, E 5:16 making the most of every opportunity, because the days are evil.

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30pt 4-part Reference question. GCA from 4 consecutive verses. Colossians chapter 1.How do verses 15, 16, 17, and 18 describe Jesus?

C 1:15 The Son is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation. C 1:16 For in him all things were created: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or powers or rulers or authorities; all things have been cr

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30pt 4-part Reference question. GCA from 4 consecutive verses. From Colossians chapter 2.According to verses 12, 13, 14 and 15, what did God do?

C 2:12 having been buried with him in baptism, in which you were also raised with him through your faith in the working of God, who raised him from the dead.C 2:13 When you were dead in your sins and in the uncircumcision of your flesh, God made you a

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30pt 4-part Reference question. GCA from 4 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 1.According to verse 3, verse 4, verse 5 and verse 6, what did God do?

E 1:3 Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in the heavenly realms with every spiritual blessing in Christ.E 1:4 For he chose us in him before the creation of the world to be holy and blameless in his sight. In l

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30pt 4-part Reference question. GCA from 4 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 2.How do verses 4, 5, 6, and 7 describe God?

E 2:4 But because of his great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy, E 2:5 made us alive with Christ even when we were dead in transgressions-it is by grace you have been saved. E 2:6 And God raised us up with Christ and seated us with him in the heaven

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20pt 4-part Reference question. GCA from 4 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 3.According to verses 16, 17, 18 and 19, what prayer did Paul give?

E 3:16 I pray that out of the riches of his glory he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being,E 3:17 so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love,E 3:1

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30pt 4-part Reference question. GCA from 4 consecutive verses.According to Ephesians 3:16, 3:17, 3:18 and 3:19, what did Paul pray?

E 3:16 I pray that out of the riches of his glory he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being,E 3:17 so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love,E 3:1

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20pt 4-part Reference question. GCA from 4 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 3.How do verses 9, 10, 11 and 12 describe God?

E 3:9 which for ages past was kept hidden in God, who created all things.E 3:10 His intent was that now, through the church, the manifold wisdom of God should be made known to the rulers and authorities in the heavenly realms,E 3:11 according to h

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30pt 4-part Reference question. GCA from 4 consecutive verses. From Ephesians chapter 6.How do verses 14, 15, 16, and 17 describe the armor of God?

E 6:14 Stand firm then, with the belt of truth buckled around your waist, with the breastplate of righteousness in place, E 6:15 and with your feet fitted with the readiness that comes from the gospel of peace. E 6:16 In addition to all this, take up the

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30pt 4-part Reference question. GCA from 4 consecutive verses. From Galatians chapter 1.How do verses 11, 12, 13, and 14 describe Paul?

G 1:11 I want you to know, brothers and sisters, that the gospel I preached is not of human origin.G 1:12 I did not receive it from any man, nor was I taught it; rather, I received it by revelation from Jesus Christ.G 1:13 For you have heard of my

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20pt 4-part Reference question. GCA from 4 consecutive verses. From Philemon.How do verses 10, 11, 12 and 13 describe Onesimus?

Phn 1:10 that I appeal to you for my son Onesimus, who became my son while I was in chains.Phn 1:11 Formerly he was useless to you, but now he has become useful both to you and to me.Phn 1:12 I am sending him-who is my very heart-back to you.P

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20pt 4-part Reference question. GCA from 4 consecutive verses. From the section titled "Timothy and Epaphroditus".Paul knew what, hoped what, was confident of what, and thought what?

Phs 2:22 But you know that Timothy has proved himself, because as a son with his father he has served with me in the work of the gospel.Phs 2:23 I hope, therefore, to send him as soon as I see how things go with me.Phs 2:24 And I am confident in t

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30pt 4-part Reference question. GCA from 4 consecutive verses. From Philippians chapter 4.How do verses 10, 11, 12, and 13 describe Paul?

Phs 4:10 I rejoice greatly in the Lord that at last you renewed your concern for me. Indeed, you were concerned, but you had no opportunity to show it. Phs 4:11 I am not saying this because I am in need, for I have learned to be content whatever the circu