Christian marriage has been caught up into the cosmic drama of the gospel.
In this first Authors on the Line podcast of 2013 we talk with Bible scholar G. K. Beale, the Professor of New Testament and Biblical Theology at Westminster Theological Seminary. His research on Ephesians sheds light on how Christian marriage is shaped by the finished work of Christ in the inauguration of the New Creation. The patient reader will eventually encounter this material in his book A New Testament Biblical Theology (Baker Academic, 2011), around pages 880–884.
There Dr. Beale writes this summary statement:
As husbands unconditionally love their wives and as wives respond to this love in a faithf…