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"Adoption as Sons Through Jesus Christ" - spoiledmilks
“He predestined us for adoption as sons through Jesus Christ, according to the purpose of his will” (Eph 1.5). “While [the] English ‘adoption’ is the best rendering for υἱοθεσία… this term does not convey the same connotations today as it did in a Graeco-Roman city like Ephesus” (84). In the Greco-Roman world, the head of …