Galatians 3:2

“This only would I learn of you, Received ye the Spirit by the works of the law, or by the hearing of faith?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Galatians 3:2

This onely would I learne of you, receiued ye the spirit, by the works of the Law, or by the hearing of faith?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

This is the only thing I want to find out from you: did you receive the Spirit by the works of the Law, or by hearing with faith?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

This only would I learn from you. Received ye the Spirit by the works of the law, or by the hearing of faith?
- American Standard Version (1901)

Give me an answer to this one question, Did the Spirit come to you through the works of the law, or by the hearing of faith?
- Basic English Bible

This only I wish to learn of you, Have ye received the Spirit on the principle of works of law, or of [the] report of faith?
- Darby Bible

This only would I learn from you, Received ye the Spirit by the works of the law, or by the hearing of faith?
- Webster's Bible

Answer me this one question, "Is it on the ground of your obedience to the Law that you received the Spirit, or is it because, when you heard, you believed?"
- Weymouth Bible

I just want to learn this from you. Did you receive the Spirit by the works of the law, or by hearing of faith?
- World English Bible

This oneli Y wilne to lerne of you, whether ye han vndurfonge the spirit of werkis of the lawe, or of heryng of bileue?
- Wycliffe Bible

this only do I wish to learn from you -- by works of law the Spirit did ye receive, or by the hearing of faith?
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Galatians 3:2

Wesley's Notes for Galatians 3:2


3:2 This only would I learn of you - That is, this one argument might convince you. Did ye receive the witness and the fruit of the Spirit by performing the works of the law, or by hearing of and receiving faith?


People's Bible Notes for Galatians 3:2


Ga 3:2 Received ye the Spirit by the works of the law, or by the hearing of faith? Let them answer this. He had preached Christ to them, they had heard, believed and obeyed; not a word was said of the works of the law; yet God had acknowledged the work by imparting his Spirit.

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