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Galatians 3:1 (show verse)

You foolish Galatians, who has bewitched you, before whose eyes Jesus Christ was publicly portrayed as crucified?

Galatians 3:2 (show verse)

This is the only thing I want to find out from you: did you receive the Spirit by the works of the Law, or by hearing with faith?

Galatians 3:3 (show verse)

Are you so foolish? Having begun by the Spirit, are you now being perfected by the flesh?

Galatians 3:4 (show verse)

Did you suffer so many things in vain—if indeed it was in vain?
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Galatians 3:5 (show verse)

So then, does He who provides you with the Spirit and works miracles among you, do it by the works of the Law, or by hearing with faith?
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Galatians 3:6 (show verse)

Even so Abraham believed God, and it was reckoned to him as righteousness.

Galatians 3:7 (show verse)

Therefore, be sure that it is those who are of faith who are sons of Abraham.

Galatians 3:8 (show verse)

The Scripture, foreseeing that God would justify the Gentiles by faith, preached the gospel beforehand to Abraham, saying, “All the nations will be blessed in you.

Galatians 3:9 (show verse)

So then those who are of faith are blessed with Abraham, the believer.

Galatians 3:10 (show verse)

For as many as are of the works of the Law are under a curse; for it is written, “Cursed is everyone who does not abide by all things written in the book of the law, to perform them.”

Galatians 3:11 (show verse)

Now that no one is justified by the Law before God is evident; for, “The righteous man shall live by faith.”

Galatians 3:12 (show verse)

However, the Law is not of faith; on the contrary, “He who practices them shall live by them.”

Galatians 3:13 (show verse)

Christ redeemed us from the curse of the Law, having become a curse for us—for it is written, “Cursed is everyone who hangs on a tree”—

Galatians 3:14 (show verse)

in order that in Christ Jesus the blessing of Abraham might come to the Gentiles, so that we would receive the promise of the Spirit through faith.

Galatians 3:15 (show verse)

Brethren, I speak in terms of human relations: even though it is only a man’s covenant, yet when it has been ratified, no one sets it aside or adds conditions to it.

Galatians 3:16 (show verse)

Now the promises were spoken to Abraham and to his seed. He does not say, “And to seeds,” as referring to many, but rather to one, “And to your seed,” that is, Christ.

Galatians 3:17 (show verse)

What I am saying is this: the Law, which came four hundred and thirty years later, does not invalidate a covenant previously ratified by God, so as to nullify the promise.

Galatians 3:18 (show verse)

For if the inheritance is based on law, it is no longer based on a promise; but God has granted it to Abraham by means of a promise.

Galatians 3:19 (show verse)

Why the Law then? It was added because of transgressions, having been ordained through angels by the agency of a mediator, until the seed would come to whom the promise had been made.

Galatians 3:20 (show verse)

Now a mediator is not for one party only; whereas God is only one.

Galatians 3:21 (show verse)

Is the Law then contrary to the promises of God? May it never be! For if a law had been given which was able to impart life, then righteousness would indeed have been based on law.

Galatians 3:22 (show verse)

But the Scripture has shut up everyone under sin, so that the promise by faith in Jesus Christ might be given to those who believe.

Galatians 3:23 (show verse)

But before faith came, we were kept in custody under the law, being shut up to the faith which was later to be revealed.

Galatians 3:24 (show verse)

Therefore the Law has become our tutor to lead us to Christ, so that we may be justified by faith.

Galatians 3:25 (show verse)

But now that faith has come, we are no longer under a tutor.

Galatians 3:26 (show verse)

For you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus.

Galatians 3:27 (show verse)

For all of you who were baptized into Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ.

Galatians 3:28 (show verse)

There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free man, there is neither male nor female; for you are all one in Christ Jesus.

Galatians 3:29 (show verse)

And if you belong to Christ, then you are Abraham’s descendants, heirs according to promise.