They sneaked in to spy on us and take away the freedom we have in Christ Jesus. Galatians 2 ESV Parallel NLT [BSB CSB ESV HCS KJV ISV NAS NET NIV NLT GRK] English Standard Version: New Living Translation : 1 Then after fourteen years I went up again to Jerusalem with Barnabas, taking Titus along with me. 17 But suppose we seek to be made right with God through faith in Christ and then we are found guilty because we have abandoned the law. 2 I went there because God revealed to me that I should go. He was afraid of criticism from these people who insisted on the necessity of circumcision. They encouraged us to keep preaching to the Gentiles, while they continued their... Read verse in New Living Translation Easily hear Scripture read as you study the Bible! (H) 4 This matter arose because some false believers(I) had infiltrated our ranks to spy on(J) the freedom(K) we have in Christ Jesus and to make us slaves. All rights reserved. I, Paul, tell you this: If you are counting on circumcision to make you right with God, then Christ will be of no benefit to you. For if keeping the law could make us right with God, then there was no need for Christ to die. 1 Then after fourteen years I went up again to Jerusalem with Barnabas, taking Titus along with me. I was not appointed by any group of people or any human authority, but by Jesus Christ himself and by God the Father, who raised Jesus from the dead. 12 When he first arrived, he ate with the Gentile believers, who were not circumcised. Galatians 2 New Living Translation (NLT) The Apostles Accept Paul. 17 But suppose we seek to be made right with God through faith in Christ and then we are found guilty because we have abandoned the law. The Apostles Accept Paul - Then fourteen years later I went back to Jerusalem again, this time with Barnabas; and Titus came along, too. (AJ) How is it, then, that you force Gentiles to follow Jewish customs? 4 Even that question came up only because of some so-called believers there—false ones, really[b]—who were secretly brought in. 2 I went there because God revealed to me that I should go. While I was there I met privately with those considered to be leaders of the church and shared with them the message I had been preaching to the Gentiles. 10 All they asked was that we should continue to remember the poor,(AA) the very thing I had been eager to do all along. 21 I do not treat the grace of God as meaningless. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the NEW NIV Study Bible Notes, Fully Revised Edition. He was afraid of criticism from these people who insisted on the necessity of circumcision. 2 Then fourteen years later I went back to Jerusalem again, this time with Barnabas; and Titus came along, too. 1 Then fourteen years later I went back to Jerusalem again, this time with Barnabas; and Titus came along, too. I wanted to make sure that we were in agreement, for fear that all my efforts had been wasted and I was running the race for nothing. They encouraged us to keep preaching to the Gentiles, while they continued their work with the Jews. While I was there I met privately with those considered to be leaders of the church and shared with them the message I had been preaching to the Gentiles. One verse per line Red Letter Cross References Footnotes Strongs Numbers Hide Verse Numbers Close) 1 Oh, foolish Galatians! Galatians 2:2 NLT. For no one will ever be made right with God by obeying the law.”[d]. 20 My old self has been crucified with Christ. Galatians 2:9 In fact, James, Peter, and John, who were known as pillars of the church, recognized the gift God had given me, and they accepted Barnabas and me as their co-workers. 2 I went there because God revealed to me that I should go. 2 I went in response to a revelation(D) and, meeting privately with those esteemed as leaders, I presented to them the gospel that I preach among the Gentiles. (AF) 13 The other Jews joined him in his hypocrisy, so that by their hypocrisy even Barnabas(AG) was led astray. 8 For the same God who worked through Peter as the apostle to the Jews also worked through me as the apostle to the Gentiles. 2 I went there because God revealed to me that I should go. My old self has been crucified with Christ. 20 My old self has been crucified with Christ. 2 I went there because God revealed to me that I should go. Read more Share Copy Some interpreters end the quotation after verse 14. 1 This letter is from Paul, an apostle. I wanted to make … But afterward, when some friends of James came, Peter wouldn’t eat with the Gentiles anymore. 5 1 So Christ has truly set us free. Galatians 2 Genesis. Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about with our new. I wanted to make … 14 When I saw that they were not following the truth of the gospel message, I said to Peter in front of all the others, “Since you, a Jew by birth, have discarded the Jewish laws and are living like a Gentile, why are you now trying to make these Gentiles follow the Jewish traditions? 1 Then fourteen years later I went back to Jerusalem again, this time with Barnabas; and Titus came along, too. So I live in this earthly body by trusting in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. (AT) 20 I have been crucified with Christ(AU) and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. << Galatians 4 | Galatians 5 | Galatians 6 >> Stand Fast in Liberty. 3 Yet not even Titus,(G) who was with me, was compelled to be circumcised, even though he was a Greek. (O) 7 On the contrary, they recognized that I had been entrusted with the task(P) of preaching the gospel to the uncircumcised,[a](Q) just as Peter(R) had been to the circumcised. Watch Queue Queue. Some translators hold that the quotation extends through verse 14; others through verse 16; and still others through verse 21. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. 7 Instead, they saw that God had given me the responsibility of preaching the gospel to the Gentiles, just as he had given Peter the responsibility of preaching to the Jews. 18 Rather, I am a sinner if I rebuild the old system of law I already tore down. (Y) They agreed that we should go to the Gentiles,(Z) and they to the circumcised.