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Browsing "Galatians"

Galatians 5:14

May 26, 2016   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   Daily Writing, Epistles (written), Galatians, Galatians 5, Writings  //  No Comments

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Thursday, 26 May 2016

For all the law is fulfilled in one word, even in this: “You shall love your neighbor as yourself.” Galatians 5:14

When Jesus was asked what the most important commandment is, He responded –

“‘You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your strength, and with all your mind,’ and ‘your neighbor as yourself.’” Luke 10:27

Paul’s words now echo that sentiment, but deal with the issue at hand, which is relations with one’s neighbor.… Read the rest

Galatians 5:13

May 25, 2016   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   Daily Writing, Epistles (written), Galatians, Galatians 5, Writings  //  No Comments

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Wednesday, 25 May 2016

For you, brethren, have been called to liberty; only do not use liberty as an opportunity for the flesh, but through love serve one another. Galatians 5:13

The word “For” is given as a justification for the immensely strong words of the previous verse. He had said that those who were into cutting the flesh should go ahead and emasculate themselves.… Read the rest

Galatians 5:12

May 24, 2016   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   Daily Writing, Epistles (written), Galatians, Galatians 5, Writings  //  No Comments

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Tuesday, 24 May 2016

I could wish that those who trouble you would even cut themselves off! Galatians 5:12

The words of Paul here are as strong and direct as any which he writes anywhere else. They are also overflowing with irony. The words, “I could wish that those who trouble you” are written about the Judaizers who he has been speaking about all along.… Read the rest

Galatians 5:11

May 23, 2016   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   Daily Writing, Epistles (written), Galatians, Galatians 5, Writings  //  No Comments

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Monday, 23 May 2016

And I, brethren, if I still preach circumcision, why do I still suffer persecution? Then the offense of the cross has ceased. Galatians 5:11

There is an emphasis here intended to bring in a stark contrast to the false teachers with the words “And I.” This is immediately followed up with “brethren.” He is speaking to them as saved believers and those that he was in fellowship with.… Read the rest

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