What metaphors do Paul use in Ephesians?

A Middle Wall of Partition - Ephesians 2:13-15
A Bond Containing Ordinances - Ephesians 2:15  

The Armor of God - Ephesians 6:14-18

 

The Body - Ephesians 4:16

 

The Church is His BUILDING; Christ is the Cornerstone. (Ephesians 2:19-22The Temple - Ephesians 2:21

The Church is His BODY; Christ is the Head (Ephesians 1:22-23)
Like a Garment - Ephesians 5:27
The Church is His FAMILY; Christ is Big Brother. (Ephesians 3:6, 10, 15)
The Church is His MATURE MAN; Christ is the Example. (Ephesians 4:11-16)
The Church is His BRIDE; Christ is the Groom. (Ephesians 5:27)