Ephesians 2:11-15

11 Therefore remember that at one time you Gentiles in the flesh, called “the uncircumcision” by what is called the circumcision, which is made in the flesh by hands— 12 remember that you were at that time separated from Christ, alienated from the commonwealth of Israel and strangers to the covenants of promise, having no hope and without God in the world.13 But now in Christ Jesus you who once were far off have been brought near by the blood of Christ. 14 For he himself is our peace, who has made us both one and has broken down in his flesh the dividing wall of hostility 15 by abolishing the law of commandments expressed in ordinances, that he might create in himself one new man in place of the two, so making peace,

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One response to “Ephesians 2:11-15

  1. The former way was two divided groups. Jews and Gentiles. The difference was the circumcision, a way made by the cutting of flesh by humans.

    The perfect way is one united group. United in Christ by His flesh being broken by human hands, His death being brought by the plans of God, and His reconciling us to God.

    Not by works of righteousness which I have done, but according to His loving kindness.

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