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23 But before the time for faith came, the Law kept us all locked up as prisoners until this coming faith should be revealed. 24 And so the Law was in charge of us until Christ came, in order that we might then be put right with God through faith. 25 Now that the time for faith is here, the Law is no longer in charge of us.

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But when the right time finally came, God sent his own Son. He came as the son of a human mother and lived under the Jewish Law, (A)to redeem those who were under the Law, so that we might become God's children.

(B)To show that you are[a] his children, God sent the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, the Spirit who cries out, “Father, my Father.” So then, you are no longer a slave but a child. And since you are his child, God will give you all that he has for his children.

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Footnotes

  1. Galatians 4:6 To show that you are; or Because you are.

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