To subscribe at our regular subscription rate, click the button below. 11 I am afraid that my work for you may have been wasted. All your content will be saved and you can seamlessly switch devices. Version. Step 1 - Create an account or log in to start your free trial. 3 So with us; while we were minors, we were enslaved to the elemental spirits a of the world. burst into song and shout, you who endure no birth pangs; for the children of the desolate woman are more numerous, than the children of the one who is married.”. Now this is an allegory: these women are two covenants. Bible Language English. I was violently persecuting the church of God and was trying to destroy it. New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. 8 Formerly, when you did not know God, you were enslaved to beings that by nature are not gods. Change Language {{#items}} {{local_title}} 4 But when the fullness of time had come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law, 5 in order to redeem those who were under the law, so that we might receive adoption as children. They make much of you, but for no good purpose; they want to exclude you, so that you may make much of them. Don't have an account? And because you are children, God has sent the Spirit of his Son into our. New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. 15 What has become of the goodwill you felt? and corresponds to the present Jerusalem, for she is in slavery with her children. Have I now become your enemy by telling you the truth? 26 But the other woman corresponds to the Jerusalem above; she is free, and she is our mother. 25 Now Hagar is Mount Sinai in Arabiag and corresponds to the present Jerusalem, for she is in slavery with her children. Read more But when the fullness of time had come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law. Galatians 4 What I am saying is that as long as an heir is underage, he is no different from a slave, although he owns the whole estate. How can you want to be enslaved to them again? One woman, in fact, is Hagar, from Mount Sinai, bearing children for slavery. But what does the scripture say? Have I now become your enemy by telling you the truth? You are observing special days, and months, and seasons, and years. Formerly, when you did not know God, you were enslaved to beings that by nature are not gods. How can you want to be enslaved to them again? 3 So with us; while we were minors, we were enslaved to the elemental spirits * of the world. You are observing special days, and months, and seasons, and years. 1 My point is this: heirs, as long as they are minors, are no better than slaves, though they are the owners of all the property; 2 but they remain under guardians and trustees until the date set by the father. But just as at that time the child who was born according to the flesh persecuted the child who was born according to the Spirit, so it is now also. 3 So with us; while we were minors, we were enslaved to the elemental spirits # 4.3 Or the rudiments of the world. Enter your credit card information to ensure uninterrupted service following your free trial. 27 For it is written. Starting your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus is easy. 4 My point is this: heirs, as long as they are minors, are no better than slaves, though they are the owners of all the property; 2 but they remain under guardians and trustees until the date set by the father. NRSV: New Revised Standard Version . 4 My point is this: heirs, as long as they are minors, are no better than slaves, though they are the owners of all the property; 2 but they remain under guardians and trustees until the date set by the father. My little children, for whom I am again in the pain of childbirth until Christ is formed in you. For I testify that, had it been possible, you would have torn out your eyes and given them to me. 6 And because you are children, God has sent the Spirit of his Son into ourb hearts, crying, “Abba!c Father!” 7 So you are no longer a slave but a child, and if a child then also an heir, through God.d. You know that it was because of a physical infirmity that I first announced the gospel to you; though my condition put you to the test, you did not scorn or despise me, but welcomed me as an angel of God, as Christ Jesus. 8 Formerly, when you did not know God, you were enslaved to beings that by nature are not gods. biblemail@oremus.org 4 But because of false believers # 2.4 Gk false brothers secretly brought in, who slipped in to spy on the freedom we have in Christ Jesus, so that they might enslave us— 5 we did not submit to them even for a moment, so that the truth of the gospel might always remain with you. https://www.bible.com/bible/2016/GAL.4.4.NRSV, Your Purpose Stands Regardless Of Your Past, Time: Video Devotions From Your Time Of Grace, Image: Video Devotions From Your Time Of Grace, Christ In You: Living Into Your Life's Purpose, Jesus Changes Everything: A 5-Day Devotional With Randy Alcorn, How Christ Offers Freedom From Pornography, Jesus' Lineage - Preparing For Christmas Series #1, Waiting Here for You, An Advent Journey of Hope, Growing In The Supernatural – Paul Harcourt, But when the fullness of time had come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law. Sons and Heirs Through Christ. Used by permission. We’ll send you a new verse every day to download or share. You have done me no wrong. I wish I were present with you now and could change my tone, for I am perplexed about you. 3 So with us; while we were minors, we were enslaved to the elemental spiritsa of the world. But what does the scripture say? An error occurred while accessing favorites. Galatians 4:20 NRSV. “Rejoice, you childless one, you who bear no children. 21 Tell me, you who desire to be subject to the law, will you not listen to the law? 18 It is good to be made much of for a good purpose at all times, and not only when I am present with you. Sorry, an error was encountered while loading part of the book. You have done me no wrong. For it is written that Abraham had two sons, one by a slave woman and the other by a free woman. 23 One, the child of the slave, was born according to the flesh; the other, the child of the free woman, was born through the promise. But the other woman corresponds to the Jerusalem above; she is free, and she is our mother. Lewis Bible, NRSV, Bonded Leather, Brown, Hendrickson NRSV Audio Bible: Complete Bible [Download]. 23 One, the child of the slave, was born according to the flesh; the other, the child of the free woman, was born through the promise. “Rejoice, you childless one, you who bear no children. 30 But what does the scripture say? 4 My point is this: heirs, as long as they are minors, are no better than slaves, though they are the owners of all the property; 2 but they remain under guardians and trustees until the date set by the father. Cancel. And because you are children, God has sent the Spirit of his Son into our. You can cancel anytime during the trial period. NRSV: New Revised Standard Version . 7So you are no longer a slave but a child, and if a child then also an heir, through God. 5in order to redeem those who were under the law, so that we might receive adoption as children. 13 You know that it was because of a physical infirmity that I first announced the gospel to you; 14 though my condition put you to the test, you did not scorn or despise me, but welcomed me as an angel of God, as Christ Jesus. It is good to be made much of for a good purpose at all times, and not only when I am present with you. 19 My little children, for whom I am again in the pain of childbirth until Christ is formed in you, 20 I wish I were present with you now and could change my tone, for I am perplexed about you. Read verse in New Revised Standard w/ Apocrypha The C.S. One woman, in fact, is Hagar, from Mount Sinai, bearing children for slavery. 12 Friends,f I beg you, become as I am, for I also have become as you are. Please try again soon. 6 And because you are children, God has sent the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, crying, “Abba! 10 You are observing special days, and months, and seasons, and years. But just as at that time the child who was born according to the flesh persecuted the child who was born according to the Spirit, so it is now also. Learn More About New Revised Standard Version. But when the fullness of time had come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law. So with us; while we were minors, we were enslaved to the elemental spirits. New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. we are children, not of the slave but of the free woman. You'll get this book and many others when you join Bible Gateway Plus. 13 You have heard, no doubt, of my earlier life in Judaism. Sorry, you don't have permission to view that book. 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