Ephesians and Colossians

Books and Dissertations

Thomas G. Allen, The body of Christ concept in Ephesians. (PhD diss., University of Glasgow, 1982). [Free registration with ETHoS, British Library, required. Unique document id: uk.bl.ethos.237188 ]

Clinton E. Arnold, The Power of God and the ‘Powers’ of Evil in Ephesians. PhD diss. University of Aberdeen, 1986. [Free registration with ETHoS, British Library, required. Unique document id: uk.bl.ethos.373448 ]

Daniel Kwaku Darko, No Longer Living as the Gentiles: Differentiation and Shared Ethical Values in Ephesians 4.17 – 6.9. PhD diss. King’s College London, 2006. [Free registration with ETHoS, British Library, required. Unique document id: uk.bl.ethos.435925 ]

Arthur David Edwards, An exegesis of Ephesians 2:14-17. (PhD diss., University of Glasgow, 1982). [Free registration with ETHoS, British Library, required. Unique document id: uk.bl.ethos.255081 ]

Bruce Hansen, ‘All of you are one’: the social vision of Gal 3:28, 1 Cor 12:13 and Col 3:11. (PhD diss., University of St. Andrews, 2007).

Archie Wang Do Hui, The Concept of the Holy Spirit in Ephesians and Its Relation to the Pneumatologies of Luke and Paul. PhD diss. University of Aberdeen, 1992. [Free registration with ETHoS, British Library, required. Unique document id: uk.bl.ethos.385583 ]

Martin Kitchen, The Ανακεφαλαιωσις of All Things in Christ: Theology and Purpose in the Epistle to the Ephesians. PhD diss. University of Manchester, 1988. [Free registration with ETHoS, British Library, required. Unique document id: uk.bl.ethos.329089 ]

Roy Yates, Christ Triumphant: A Study of Colossians 2:13-15. PhD diss. University of Manchester, 1989. [Free registration with ETHoS, British Library, required. Unique document id: uk.bl.ethos.257468 ]

Older Works

Thomas Kingsmill Abbott, A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Epistles to the Ephesians and to the Colossians. (International Critical Commentary.) (Edinburgh: T. & T.Clark, 1897).

Martin Dibelius, An Die Kolosser, Epheser, an Philemon. (2. Auflage.) (Handbuch Zum Neuen Testament.) (Tübingen: J.C.B. Mohr (Paul Siebeck), 1927).

Joseph Armitage Robinson, St. Paul’s Epistle to the Ephesians. (2nd ed.) (London: Macmillan, 1904).

Adolf Schlatter, Die Briefe an Die Galater, Epheser, Kolosser Und Philemon: Ausgelegt Für Bibelleser. (Erläuterungen Zum Neuen Testament 7.) (Berlin: Evangelische Verlagsanstalt, 1953).[German]

Ernest Findlay Scott, The Epistles of Paul to the Colossians, to Philemon and to the Ephesians. (New York: Harper and Brothers, 1930).

Articles on Ephesians

Jean-Noël Aletti, “Les Difficultés Ecclésiologiques De La Lettre Aux Éphésiens: De Quelques Suggestions”, Biblica 85.4 (2004): 457-74. [French]

F. F. Bruce, “St. Paul in Rome: 4. The Epistle to the Ephesians.” Bulletin of the John Rylands Library 49.2 (1967) 303-322.

William S. Campbell, “Unity and Diversity in the Church: Transformed Identities and the Peace of Christ in Ephesians.” Irish Biblical Studies 27 (2007) 4-19.

Fernando Enns, “Ephesians: A Vision for the Church and Challenge for Historic Peace Churches.” Mission Focus Annual Review 11 (2003): 11-21.

Gordon D. Fee, “The Cultural Context of Ephesians 5:18 – 6:9.” Priscilla Papers 16.1 (2002) 3-8.

John-Paul Heil, “Ephesians 5:18b: But Be Filled in the Spirit”. Catholic Biblical Quarterly 69.4 (2007): 506-516.

Andreas J. Köstenberger, “The mystery of Christ and the church: head and body, ‘one flesh’.” In: Studies on John and gender: a decade of scholarship, 185-202. New York: Peter Lang, 2001.

L. J. Kreitzer, “The Plutonium of Hierapolis and the Descent of Christ into the ‘Lowermost Parts of the Earth’ (Ephesians 4.9)”, Biblica 79 (1998): 381-393.

Carolyn Osiek, “The Bride of Christ (Ephesians 5:22-33): A Problematic Wedding.” Biblical Theology Bulletin 32 (Spring 2002).

Charles H. Talbert, “Ephesians 1:3-14″. In. Ephesians and Colossians. (Paideia: Commentaries on the New Testament.). (Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2007). pp 41-52.

Articles on Colossians

John F. Balchin, “Colossians 1:15-20: An Early Christian Hymn? The Arguments from Style.” Vox Evangelica 15 (1985) 65-94.

George R. Beasley-Murray, “The Second Chapter of Colossians”. Review and Expositor 70.4 (1973): 469-479.

F. F. Bruce, “St Paul in Rome: 3. The Epistle to the Colossians”. Bulletin of the John Rylands Library 48.2 (1966): 268-285.

Jacobus Kok, “Die Irrglaube in Kolosse: Aanbidding Van of Met Engele in Kolossense 2:18?” Hervormde Teologiese Studies 66.1 (2010) [Afrikaans]

Ralph P. Martin, “An Early Christian Hymn (Colossians 1:5-20).” Evangelical Quarterly 36 (1964) 195-205.

Ralph P. Martin, “Reconciliation and Forgiveness in the Letter to the Colossians.” In Reconciliation and Hope: New Testament Essays on Atonement and Eschatology Presented to L.L. Morris on His 60th Birthday. Ed. Robert Banks. Carlisle: Paternoster, 1974, pp. 104-124.

C. F. D. Moule, “‘The New Life’ in Colossians 3:1-17″. Review and Expositor 70.4 (1973): 481-493.

Hideyasu Nakagawa, “On Christology in the Letter to the Colossians 1, 15-20″. Orient 6. (1970): 1-14.

Luis Carlos Reyes, “The Structure and Rhetoric of Colossians 1:15-20″, Filología Neotestamentaria 12 (1999): 139-54.

R. M. Royalty, “Dwelling on Visions: On the Nature of the So-Called ‘Colossians Heresy’.” Biblica 83 (2002) 329-357.

Charles H. Talbert, “Ephesians 1:3-14.” In Ephesians and Colossians. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2007, pp. 41-52.