Answers – To Difficult Questions (Book Of Ephesians) Select A Study Eph 1:4 – Does this passage teach that some people are “chosen” for heaven and others are “chosen” for hell? Eph 1:5 – Does this verse teach that some are “predestined” for heaven and others for hell? Eph 1:10 – Will God save everyone in the end? Eph 1:23 – Is Jesus incomplete without the church? Eph 2:1—How can a person believe if he or she is dead in sins? Eph 2:1, 5 – Does this verse support the Calvinist doctrine of total inability? Eph 2:8 – Is “faith” the gift of God or is “grace” the gift of God? Eph 2:8-9 – Are we saved by grace or works? Eph 2:8-9 – Are we saved by faith or by baptism? Eph 2:14-15 – Did Jesus abolish the Law or not? Eph 3:5—How could the mystery of Christ be hidden in previous ages and yet known by the OT Prophets? Eph 4:8 – Does Paul inaccurately quote Psalm 68:18? Eph 4:8 – Does Paul accurately quote Psalm 68:18? Eph 4:9 – Did Jesus descend into hell? Eph 4:9-10 – What does it mean that Christ “descended into the lower parts of the earth”? Eph 4:14 – Should we become like children or not? Eph 4:26—Is anger a sin or not? Eph 5:5-6 – Is Paul teaching works here? Eph 5:22-24 – Was Paul a sexist? Eph 6:5-9 – Does the Bible support slavery? Eph 6:12 – Are the rulers and authorities human institutions or demonic institutions?