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Incompatibility of Faith and Works of the Law

In my profession as a programmer, when a program or an app breaks because of an update on operating system, one of our first diagnosis is compatibility issue. Read More

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The Faith Trait

Consider one wealthy individual who died without leaving any last will and testament that contains the names of those who will inherit his wealth. The law of the land requires Read More

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Folly of Returning to the Law

After a two chapter defense of his apostolic authority, Paul now proceeds with the defense of his message, namely the gospel. Galatians 3:1-5:12 comprises the main or central argument of the epistle. Read More

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Dead to the Law, Living to God

Galatians 2:15-21 is the last argument that Paul gave to support his claim that he was a slave of Christ in Galatians 1:10. This section also serves as a transitional passage from Paul’s defense of his apostolic authority to his defense of the gospel. Read More

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Preserving the Truth of the Gospel

Verses 1-10 of Galatians 2, as a unit, serves only to support verses 11-14. Meaning, even though Paul’s apostolic authority and message were confirmed by the pillars at Jerusalem, Read More

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One Gospel

The difficulty in interpreting our passage in Galatians 2:1-10 lies on where to fit this narrative in Luke’s account in the book of Acts. Most scholars believe that it corresponds to the events described in Acts 15. Read More

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