Therefore, recognize that (A)it is those who are of faith who are (B)sons of Abraham. The Scripture, foreseeing that God [a]would justify the [b]Gentiles by faith, preached the gospel beforehand to Abraham, saying, “(C)All the nations will be blessed in you.” So then, (D)those who are of faith are blessed with [c]Abraham, the believer.

10 For all who are of works of [d]the Law are under a curse; for it is written: “(E)Cursed is everyone who does not abide by all the things written in the book of the Law, to do them.” 11 Now, that (F)no one is justified [e]by [f]the Law before God is evident; for, “[g](G)the righteous one will live by faith.” 12 [h]However, the Law is not [i]of faith; on the contrary, “(H)The person who performs [j]them will live by [k]them.” 13 Christ (I)redeemed us from the curse of the Law, having become a curse for us—for it is written: “(J)Cursed is everyone who hangs on (K)a [l]tree”— 14 in order that (L)in Christ Jesus the blessing of Abraham would come to the Gentiles, so that we (M)would receive (N)the promise of the Spirit through faith.

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  1. Galatians 3:8 Lit justifies
  2. Galatians 3:8 Lit nations
  3. Galatians 3:9 Lit the believing Abraham
  4. Galatians 3:10 Or law
  5. Galatians 3:11 Or in
  6. Galatians 3:11 Or law
  7. Galatians 3:11 Or the one who is righteous by faith will live
  8. Galatians 3:12 Or And
  9. Galatians 3:12 Or based on
  10. Galatians 3:12 I.e., the statutes of the Law
  11. Galatians 3:12 I.e., the statutes of the Law
  12. Galatians 3:13 Or cross; lit wood; see Deut 21:23

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