Galatians, Ephesians, Philippians, and Colossians

February Study Questions




1.      Paul said that God had bless us in the heaven realms with what? (1:3)

a.       Every material blessing

b.      Every physical blessing

c.       Every spiritual blessing


2.      What did God predestine us for? (1:5)

a.       Adoption to sonship

b.      Material blessing on Earth

c.       Hardship and difficulty


3.      What has God made known to us?(1:9)

a.       The mystery of His will

b.      All things

c.       The wisdom of the world


4.      Who is the deputy guaranteeing our inheritance? (1:13-14)

a.       Jesus

b.      The Father

c.       The Holy Spirit


5.      Paul prayed that God might give the Ephesians the Spirit of what? (1:17)

a.       Wisdom and Knowledge

b.      Knowledge and Revelation

c.       Wisdom and Revelation


6.      Where is Christ seated in the heavenly realms? (1:19)

a.       Godís right hand

b.      Godís left hand

c.       Godís feet


7.      What does Paul refer to as Christís body? (1:22-23)

a.       The Word of God

b.      The Church

c.       Heaven


8.      Who is the spirit who is now at work in those who are disobedient? (2:2)

a.       The ruler of the kingdom of the land

b.      The ruler of the kingdom of the sea

c.       The ruler of the kingdom of the air


9.      What were we by nature deserving of? (2:3)

a.       Love††††††††††††††† b.†††††††† Wrath††††††††††††† c.†††††††† Grace


10.  By what have we been saved? (2:5)

a.       By ourselves

b.      By meritorious works

c.       By grace


11.  What were we created in Christ Jesus to do? (2:10)

a.       Good Works

b.      Works of the Law

c.       What we want to do


12.  What barrier did the Lord destroy to bring the two groups together? (2:14)

a.       The rough sea of hostility

b.      The dividing wall of hostility

c.       The scorching dessert of hostility


13.  What did God use to bring Jews and Gentiles together by which He put to death their hostility? (2:16)

a.       The law of Moses††††††† b.†††††††† The cross†††††††† c.†††††††† Shared hardships


14.  What is the chief cornerstone of Godís household? (2:19-20)

a.       Christ Jesus†††† b.†††††††† The Word of God†††††† c.†††††††† The Apostles and Prophets


15.  They mystery is that through the Gospel, who are heirs together with Israel as members of one body? (3:6)

a.       The Jews†††††††††††††††††††† b. ††††††† The Gentiles††††††††††††††† c.†††††††† The Pagans


16.  Through what was the manifold wisdom of God made known to rulers and authorities? (3:10)

a.       The Law††††††††††††††††††††† b.†††††††† Israel†††††††††††††††††††††††††† c.†††††††† The Church


17.  In Christ and through faith, how may we approach God? (3:12)

a.       In fear and trembling

b.      In awe and wonder

c.       With freedom and confidence

18.  What does every family derive from the Father? (3:14)

a.       Its Name††††††††† b.†††††††† Its Blessings††††††††††††††† c.†††††††† Its Standing


19.  What surpasses knowledge? (3:18-19)

a.       Manís Wisdom†††††††††† b.†††††††† The Love of Christ††††† c. ††††††† Heavenís Mysteries


20.  How are we to make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit? (4:3)

a.       Through the bond of peace

b.      Through following the law

c.       By compromising our beliefs


21.  Who is the one who descended? (4:10)

a.       The enemy of the church

b.      The one who ascended higher than all the heavens

c.       The one who fell away from God


22.  Who is not listen in the groups of people Christ gave? (4:11)

a.       Apostles and Prophets

b.      Evangelists, Pastors and Teachers

c.       Priests and Archbishops


23.  What were the who Christ himself gave to do to his people? (4:12)

a.       Equip them††††††††††††††††† b.†††††††† Rule over them†††††††††† c.†††††††† Rebuke them


24.  How are we to speak the truth? (4:15)

a.       In Boldness†††††††††††††††† b.†††††††† In Love††††††††††††††††††††††† c.†††††††† Loudly


25.  What are we not to do in anger? (4:26)

a.       Speak††††††††††††††††††††††††† b.†††††††† Act††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† c.†††††††† Sin


26.  What could the person who does something with their own hands do? (4:28)

a.       Take care of themselves

b.      Have something to share with those in need

c.       Save up for difficult times


27.  How are we to forgive each other? (4:32)

a.       As God in Christ forgave us

b.      As others forgive us

c.       Only if they ask for forgiveness


28.  What does any immoral, impure, or greedy person not have? (5:5)

a.       Material blessings from God

b.      Inheritance in the kingdom of Christ and of God

c.       Many friends


29.  What are we to expose? (5:11)

a.       The fruitless deeds of darkness

b.      The fruit of good deeds

c.       The deeds of the law


30.  What are we to make music to the Lord from? (5:19)

a.       Harps†††††††††††††††††††††††††† b.†††††††† Flutes††††††††††††† c.†††††††† Our Hearts


31.  Wives should submit themselves to their husbandsÖ (5:22)

a.       As unto the Lord

b.      If their husbands are godly

c.       Unless they are not of the household of faith


32.  Husbands are to love their wivesÖ (5:25)

a.       Only if they are worthy

b.      As Christ loves the church and gave himself up for her

c.       More than them men of the world


33.  Which is the first commandment with a promise? (6:2)

a.       Do not take the name of the Lord in vain

b.      Do not steal

c.       Honor your father and mother


34.  What is our struggle against? (6:12)

a.       Rulers, Authorities, Powers of this Dark World, and Spiritual Forces of Evil

b.      Flesh and Blood

c.       The Roman authorities


35.  What are we to buckle around our waist? (6:14)

a.       The Belt of Truth

b.      The Belt of Righteousness

c.       The Belt of Faith


36.  What can extinguish all of the flaming arrows of the evil one? (6:16)

a.       The Sword of the Word

b.      The Shield of Faith

c.       The Breastplate of Righteousness


37.  Which dear brother and faithful servant did Paul send to encourage the Ephesians? (6:21-22)

a.       Tychicus††††††††††††††††††††† b.†††††††† Timothy†††††††††††††††††††††† c.†††††††† Titus




38.  What did God begin in the Philippians that Paul was confident he would carry on to completion? (1:6)

a.       A Good Work b.†††††††† A Faithful Work††††††††† c.†††††††† A Mighty Work


39.  What was the result of Paul being in chains? (1:14)

a.       Most of the brothers and sisters were in hiding

b.      Most of the brothers and sisters became more confident

c.       Most of the brothers and sisters have abandoned the faith


40.  Which of the following is not a reason Paul lists as the motives of some for preaching Christ? (1:15)

a.       For profit

b.      Out of envy and rivalry

c.       Out of goodwill


41.  What did Paul was the important thing about the motives of those who preached Christ? (6:18)

a.       That their motives were pure

b.      That they did not have false motives

c.       That Christ is preached


42.  Paul said for me to live is what? (1:21)

a.       Christ††††††††††††††††††††††††† b.†††††††† Profitable††††††† c.†††††††† Beneficial to Me


43.  What was granted to the Philippians on behalf of Christ? (1:29)

a.       To prosper

b.      To suffer for him

c.       To live a life free from pain




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