Adoption: Sonship Secured

Galatians 3:26-4:7 New American Standard Bible (NASB) 26 For you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus. 27 For all of you who were baptized into Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ. 28 There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free man, there is [a]neither male nor female; for you are all one in Christ Jesus. 29 And if you [b]belong to Christ, then you […]

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The Law in the Life of the Gospel

Galatians 3:19-25 New American Standard Bible (NASB) 19 Why the Law then? It was added [a]because of transgressions, having been ordained through angels by the [b]agency of a mediator, until the seed would come to whom the promise had been made. 20 Now a mediator is not [c]for one party only; whereas God is only one. 21 Is the Law then contrary to the promises of God? May it never be! For if […]

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God’s Everlasting Promise

Galatians 3:6-18 New American Standard Bible (NASB) 6 [a]Even so Abraham believed God, and it was reckoned to him as righteousness.7 Therefore, [b]be sure that it is those who are of faith who are sons of Abraham.8 The Scripture, foreseeing that God [c]would justify the [d]Gentiles by faith, preached the gospel beforehand to Abraham, saying, “All the nations will be blessed in you.” 9 So then those who are of […]

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Getting the Most from the Gospel

Galatians 3:1-5 New American Standard Bible (NASB) Faith Brings Righteousness 3 [a]You foolish Galatians, who has bewitched you, before whose eyes Jesus Christ was publicly portrayed as crucified? 2 This is the only thing I want to find out from you: did you receive the Spirit by the works of [b]the Law, or by [c]hearing with faith? 3 Are you so foolish? Having begun [d]by the Spirit, are […]

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