we, our, us, Galatians 3:23, Galatians 3:24, Galatians 3:25. It was an uncharacteristically chilly North Texas night, and my spouse and I were sprawled on our now perpetually pulled-out Ikea couch-bed (a fixture in the aesthetics of Covidtide), watching a favorite show: Doctor Who. The NRSV text of Galatians 2:16 and its translation notes reveal differences among readers about how best to express Paul's key understanding of faith and justification in relation to Jesus Christ. Who has bewitched you? This area is now known as the southern part of Turkey. The key personalities of this book are the Apostle Paul, Peter, Barnabas, Abraham, Titus, and false teachers. Gal 3:18, 29) freed from control by others. The book of Galatians is a Pauline Epistle (letter from Paul). The words translated in the NRSV as “children” and “child” in Galatians 3:26, and 4:6-7 are forms of the Greek, hios. (The translators’ references to child/children are helpfully gender neutral, but they obscure the close identification Paul makes of his hearers’ state with that of Christ.) The Spirit of that Son is God’s gift to each of those to whom Paul writes. This, Paul's second argument in Galatians 4, is more of a personal appeal than a point of logic. Galatians. 2 Let me ask you only this: Did you receive the Spirit by works of the law or by hearing with faith? Version 2.4 introduces a new feature: dark mode.Setting dark mode changes the colour scheme, so the background colour is dark – nearly black – and the text is pale. ‘Sons’ (not ‘children,’ E. V.), implies here the idea of age and freedom, as distinct from the state of childhood and pupilage under the training of the pædagogue. Galatians 4:1-7 (NRSV) The word was slaved. Comp. The illustration of the position of the heir as a minor (Galatians 4:1-2) B. After expounding on this thought of the heir and the inheritance (4:1-7), Paul expresses his concern for the Galatians and seems to make an appeal through pathos (8-20), followed by an explanation and appeal through allegory (21-31) to close the doctrinal section of the epistle. This chapter is divided into 31 verses. NASB (UPDATED) TEXT: GALATIANS 4:1-7 1 Now I say, as long as the heir is a child, he does not differ at all from a slave although he is owner of everything, 2 but he is under guardians and managers until the date set by the father. 6 And because you are children, God has sent the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, crying, “Abba! 1 Ich sage aber: Solange der Erbe unmündig ist, so ist zwischen ihm und einem Knecht kein Unterschied, ob er wohl ein Herr ist aller Güter; 2 sondern er ist unter den Vormündern und Pflegern bis auf die Zeit, die der Vater bestimmt hat. Galatians 4 What I am saying is that as long as an heir is underage, he is no different from a slave, although he owns the whole estate. Galatians 4:4-7 With thanks to page sponsor 2014: Jessica Margrave Schirm in honor of: St. John's United Church of Christ Pleasant Hill Church Nashua, Iowa. 4:1, 3 Not of age: an infant or minor. 3 O foolish Galatians! … Continue reading "Commentary on Galatians 4:4-7" Argument. Galatians 4:4-7 (NRSV) 4 But when the fullness of time had come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law, 5 in order to redeem those who were under the law, so that we might receive adoption as children. It was before your eyes that Jesus Christ was publicly portrayed as crucified. An integrated digital Bible study library - including complete notes from the Believer's Bible Commentary and the Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible (NIV and NRSV) - is just a step away! 4:1–7 What Paul has argued in Gal 3:26–29 is now elaborated in terms of the Christian as the heir (Gal 4:1, 7; cf. Try it free for 30 days. 3 So also we, while we were children, were held in bondage under the elemental things of the world. The central part of Galatians, 3:23 to 4:7, is organized symmetri-cally. Dark Mode. Sent forth--i.e., from Himself; from that station which is described in John 1:1: "The Word was with God." Galatians 4 is the fourth chapter of the Epistle to the Galatians in the New Testament of the Christian Bible. We’ve seen it many times, but sometimes there’s comfort in familiarity. Read verse in New International Version It was before your eyes that Jesus Christ was publicly portrayed as crucified. 2 Let me ask you only this: Did you receive the Spirit by works of the law or by hearing with faith? NRSV translates the word, huioi, “children,” but Paul means here, “grown up children” or “adult children” as will become clear when he contrasts minors with heirs in a few verses (see Galatians 4:1-7). (Galatians 4: 1-7)1. 1 Nguni't sinasabi ko na samantalang ang tagapagmana ay bata, ay walang pagkakaibang anoman sa alipin bagama't siya'y panginoon ng lahat; 2 Datapuwa't nasa ilalim ng mga tagapagampon at ng mga tagapangasiwa hanggang sa panahong itinakda ng ama. ÷GALATIANS 4:1-7. 4:1-7. Galatians 3 English Standard Version (ESV) By Faith, or by Works of the Law? Galatians 3:27-28). Galatians 3:26. Why are they beginning now to follow the law and become slaves again? Paul Accepted by the Apostles. Exegetical notes on the New Testament Greek text of Galatians 4:1-7. 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