Galatians


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Ga·la·tians

 (gə-lā′shənz)
pl.n. (used with a sing. verb)
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Galatians

(ɡəˈleɪʃənz; -ʃɪənz)
n
(Bible) (functioning as singular) a book of the New Testament (in full The Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Galatians)

Ga•la•tians

(gəˈleɪ ʃənz)

n.
(used with a sing. v.) a book of the New Testament, written to the Christians in Galatia.
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Noun1.Galatians - a New Testament book containing the epistle from Saint Paul to the Galatians
New Testament - the collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other epistles, and Revelation; composed soon after Christ's death; the second half of the Christian Bible
Translations

Galatians

[gəˈleɪʃənz] NPLGalateos mpl
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O FOOLISH GALATIANS, WHO HATH BEWITCHED YOU, THAT YE SHOULD NOT OBEY THE TRUTH, BEFORE WHOSE EYES JESUS CHRIST HATH BEEN EVIDENTLY SET FORTH, CRUCIFIED AMONG YOU?
Between these two alternatives, the Galatians are hesitating.
If some chose to read into it what they wanted they either have never read Galatians Chapter 6 or have misread it.
For instance, he carefully demonstrates Paul's logic in Galatians 4:1-11, where Paul attempts to dissuade the Galatians from taking on the practice of Jewish laws.
Critique: Impressively well written, organized and presented, Professor Peter Oakes' "Galatians" is an extraordinary and highly informative contribution to New Testament Studies in general, and the analysis of the Apostle Paul's letter to the Galatians in particular.
The Church of Christ claim to adapt to the biblical teachings on day to day issues though some of the biblical texts are quoted out of context, misinterpreted or deliberately ignored, for example, texts that put women in good light like Galatians 3:28.
But, as the Apostle Paul wrote in Galatians 5:22, love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control most certainly are.
It is limited to the major writings of Paul: Romans, 1 Corinthians, Galatians, although there are references to the rest of the Pauline corpus.
Among his topics are whether rethinking hell is apostasy or a new reformation, historical examples of divine justice, the parable of the sheep and the goats, Galatians and Corinthians, apostolic fathers and their successors, Augustine's case for unending torment, and a kinder and gentler traditionalism.
Now, no one is killed in the first 12 verses of Galatians, but Paul's certainty is no less real.
New playable factions - The game has numerous playable factions that can be unlocked in full Rome 2 Campaign, like the Nervii, the Boii and the Galatians.
These emphases are evident in the commentaries that follow on Galatians, Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians, 1 and 2 Thessalonians, 1 and 2 Timothy, Titus, and Philemon.