vs.1,2. Christians must not forbear speaking the truth, for fear of offending others. We must not be content because we have some good things in ourselves. 21 Tell me, you who want to be under the law,(AD) are you not aware of what the law says? All our knowledge of God begins on his part; we know him because we are known of him. 16 Have I now become your enemy by telling you the truth?(Y). 4 But when the set time had fully come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law, 5 to redeem those under the law, that we might receive adoption to sonship. Let us labour to be accepted of God. 30 Nevertheless what saith the scripture? vs. 4 . New International Version (NIV), because more are the children of the desolate woman. 6 And because we are his children, God has sent the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, prompting us to … 25 For this Agar is mount Sinai in Arabia, and answereth to Jerusalem which now is, and is in bondage with her children. Galatians 2:4 “And that because of false brethren unawares brought in, who came in privily to spy out our liberty which we have in Christ Jesus, that they might bring us into bondage:” “False brethren”: The Judaizers, who pretended to be true Christians. How does a child differ from a slave? When the Jews were children (in their younger days); they were held in bondage under the elemental things of the world. 9 But now, after that ye have known God, or rather are known of God, how turn ye again to the weak and beggarly elements, whereunto ye desire again to be in bondage? 1. (Z) 18 It is fine to be zealous, provided the purpose is good, and to be so always, not just when I am with you. (AK) 29 At that time the son born according to the flesh(AL) persecuted the son born by the power of the Spirit. Chapter 4. They were by regeneration and true faith, made a part of the true seed of Abraham, according to the promise made to him.28-31 The history thus explained is applied. In Galatians Chapter 4, Paul also talked about the two sons that Abraham had. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the NEW NIV Study Bible Notes, Fully Revised Edition. It is possible for those who have made great professions of religion, to be afterwards drawn aside from purity and simplicity. 18 But it is good to be zealously affected always in a good thing, and not only when I am present with you. God’s Free Children in Christ. The middle section of chapter 4 is where Paul softens his tone. All rights reserved worldwide. Bible Study HOME Other translations of this chapter: NASB / NKJV / ESV. for I bear you record, that, if it had been possible, ye would have plucked out your own eyes, and have given them to me. What happened when the fullness of time came? 4 But when the set time had fully come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law, 5 to redeem those under the law, that we might receive adoption to sonship. 2. Let those professors look to it, who have a violent, harsh, imposing spirit, towards the people of God. 6 And because ye are sons, God hath sent forth the Spirit of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father. 20 I desire to be present with you now, and to change my voice; for I stand in doubt of you. Écoutez de la musique en streaming sans publicité ou achetez des CDs et MP3 maintenant sur Amazon.fr. And many ignorantly worship a god of their own making; a god made all of mercy and no justice. 26 But the Jerusalem that is above(AI) is free, and she is our mother. Father God, we ask You to please open our ears, eyes and heart so we can begin to understand the warnings You have written to us concerning false teachings about You and Your ways. If the privileges of all believers were so great, according to the new covenant, how absurd for the Gentile converts to be under that law, which could not deliver the unbelieving Jews from bondage or condemnation! 6 And because ye are sons, God hath sent forth the Spirit of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father. 2 The heir is subject to guardians and trustees until the time set by his father. 4 1 “For indeed the day 2 is coming, burning like a furnace, and all the arrogant evildoers will be chaff. And as that was a dispensation of darkness, so of bondage; they were tied to many burdensome rites and observances, by which they were taught and kept subject like a child under tutors and governors. An excellent rule is given. Galatians 4 is the fourth chapter of the Epistle to the Galatians in the New Testament of the Christian Bible. Nothing is so sure a proof that a sinner has passed into a state of justification, as Christ being formed in him by the renewal of the Holy Spirit; but this cannot be hoped for, while men depend on the law for acceptance with God.21-27 The difference between believers who rested in Christ only, and those who trusted in the law, is explained by the histories of Isaac and Ishmael.  6 Because you are his sons, God sent the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, the Spirit who calls out, “Abba,  Father. ) Galatians 4 [[[[[GAL 4:1 Now I say, That the heir, as long as he is a child, differeth nothing from a servant, though he be lord of all; GAL 4:2 But is under tutors and governors until the time appointed of the father. Sent forth--i.e., from Himself; from that station which is described in John 1:1: "The Word was with God." “It 3 will not leave even a root or branch. 10 Ye observe days, and months, and times, and years. BEWARE OF DIFFERENT GOSPELS (Galatians 1:6-9) Before we begin our study let us pray, Dear Heavenly Father, Father we come before You in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Also, the advantages Christians enjoy under the gospel. Galatians. 26 But Jerusalem which is above is free, which is the mother of us all. He points back to his earlier relationship with the Galatian believers—a time in which they had cared for him physically even as he taught them spiritual truths. Works and fruits brought forth in a man's own strength, are legal. 3. 4:3 is erroneous. (AA) 19 My dear children,(AB) for whom I am again in the pains of childbirth until Christ is formed in you,(AC) 20 how I wish I could be with you now and change my tone, because I am perplexed about you! 28 Now we, brethren, as Isaac was, are the children of promise. 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