23 But before faith came, we were kept under guard by the law, [a]kept for the faith which would afterward be revealed.

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  1. Galatians 3:23 Lit. confined

23 But before faith came, [a]we were kept in custody under the Law, (A)being confined for the faith that was destined to be revealed.

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  1. Galatians 3:23 I.e., the Jews

23 Now before faith came, we were kept in custody under the Law, [perpetually] imprisoned [in preparation] for the faith that was destined to be revealed,

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Children of God

23 Before the coming of this faith,[a] we were held in custody(A) under the law, locked up until the faith that was to come would be revealed.(B)

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  1. Galatians 3:23 Or through the faithfulness of Jesus … 23 Before faith came