Epistle to the Ephesians

noun
a New Testament book containing the epistle from Saint Paul to the Ephesians which explains the divine plan for the world and the consummation of this in Christ
Instance Hypernyms: ↑Epistle
Part Holonyms: ↑New Testament

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