Tag Archives: Galatians

“Grace to you and peace” – F. F. Bruce on Galatians 1:3

(Italics are mine)  χάρις ὑμῖν καὶ εἰρήνη. The normal word of salutation at the beginning of a Greek letter was χαίρειν (‘rejoice’); the normal word of salutation at the beginning of a Jewish letter was šālôm, είρήνη (‘peace’). The amplified … Continue reading

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Video Introduction to Galatians

Here is the video introduction to Galatians from Zion’s The Bible Book-by-Book series. The audio for download is below the video. The Bible Book-by-Book: Galatians from Michael R. Jones on Vimeo.  

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Paul’s Use of Leviticus 19:18 in Galatians 5:14

In Gal. 5:14, Paul cites the Old Testament as support for his argument. The Greek text of Gal. 5:14 is as follows: Galatians 5:14 ὁ γὰρ πᾶς νόμος ἐν ἑνὶ λόγῳ πεπλήρωται, ἐν τῷ Ἀγαπήσεις τὸν πλησίον σου ὡς σεαυτόν. … Continue reading

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