Galatians 3:22

“But the scripture hath concluded all under sin, that the promise by faith of Jesus Christ might be given to them that believe.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Galatians 3:22

But the Scripture hath concluded all vnder sinne, that the promise by faith of Iesus Christ might be giuen to them that beleeue.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But the Scripture has shut up everyone under sin, so that the promise by faith in Jesus Christ might be given to those who believe.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But the scriptures shut up all things under sin, that the promise by faith in Jesus Christ might be given to them that believe.
- American Standard Version (1901)

However, the holy Writings have put all things under sin, so that that for which God gave the undertaking, based on faith in Jesus Christ, might be given to those who have such faith.
- Basic English Bible

but the scripture has shut up all things under sin, that the promise, on the principle of faith of Jesus Christ, should be given to those that believe.
- Darby Bible

But the scripture hath concluded all under sin, that the promise by faith of Jesus Christ might be given to them that believe.
- Webster's Bible

But Scripture has shown that all mankind are the prisoners of sin, in order that the promised blessing, which depends on faith in Jesus Christ, may be given to those who believe.
- Weymouth Bible

But the Scriptures imprisoned all things under sin, that the promise by faith in Jesus Christ might be given to those who believe.
- World English Bible

But scripture hath concludid alle thingis vndir synne, that the biheeste of the feith of Jhesu Crist were yyuen to hem that bileuen.
- Wycliffe Bible

but the Writing did shut up the whole under sin, that the promise by faith of Jesus Christ may be given to those believing.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Galatians 3:22

Wesley's Notes for Galatians 3:22


3:22 But, on the contrary, the scripture wherein that law is written hath concluded all under sin - Hath shut them up together, (so the word properly signifies,) as in a prison, under sentence of death, to the end that all being cut off from expecting justification by the law, the promise might be freely given to them that believe.


People's Bible Notes for Galatians 3:22


Ga 3:22 But the scripture hath concluded all under sin. But none became righteous by the law. The Scriptures place all under sin that the promise should be to them only who believe through Christ. The promise by faith of Jesus Christ might be given to them that believe. All hope is in the gospel. See Ro 11:32.

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