I am amazed that you are so quickly deserting Him who called you by the grace of Christ, for a different gospel;
For if one comes and preaches another Jesus whom we have not preached, or you receive a different spirit which you have not received, or a different gospel which you have not accepted, you bear this beautifully.
For not knowing about God’s righteousness and seeking to establish their own, they did not subject themselves to the righteousness of God.
You were running well; who hindered you from obeying the truth?
They quickly forgot His works; They did not wait for His counsel,
And He wondered at their unbelief.
And He was going around the villages teaching.
You have been severed from Christ, you who are seeking to be justified by law; you have fallen from grace.
Then the Lord said, “Because this people draw near with their words And honor Me with their lip service, But they remove their hearts far from Me, And their reverence for Me consists of tradition learned by rote,
“Be appalled, O heavens, at this, And shudder, be very desolate,” declares the Lord.
The man answered and said to them, “Well, here is an amazing thing, that you do not know where He is from, and yet He opened my eyes.
But we believe that we are saved through the grace of the Lord Jesus, in the same way as they also are.”
through whom also we have obtained our introduction by faith into this grace in which we stand; and we exult in hope of the glory of God.
For if you were to have countless tutors in Christ, yet you would not have many fathers, for in Christ Jesus I became your father through the gospel.
You foolish Galatians, who has bewitched you, before whose eyes Jesus Christ was publicly portrayed as crucified?
But now that you have come to know God, or rather to be known by God, how is it that you turn back again to the weak and worthless elemental things, to which you desire to be enslaved all over again?
It was for this He called you through our gospel, that you may gain the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.
As I urged you upon my departure for Macedonia, remain on at Ephesus so that you may instruct certain men not to teach strange doctrines,
and the grace of our Lord was more than abundant, with the faith and love which are found in Christ Jesus.
who has saved us and called us with a holy calling, not according to our works, but according to His own purpose and grace which was granted us in Christ Jesus from all eternity,
You therefore, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.
but like the Holy One who called you, be holy yourselves also in all your behavior;
seeing that His divine power has granted to us everything pertaining to life and godliness, through the true knowledge of Him who called us by His own glory and excellence.
The grace of the Lord Jesus be with all. Amen.