Galatians 3:5

“He therefore that ministereth to you the Spirit, and worketh miracles among you, doeth he it by the works of the law, or by the hearing of faith?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

He therfore that ministreth to you the Spirit, and worketh miracles among you, doeth he it by the workes of the Law, or by the hearing of faith?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So then, does He who provides you with the Spirit and works miracles among you, do it by the works of the Law, or by hearing with faith?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He therefore that supplieth to you the Spirit, and worketh miracles among you, `doeth he it' by the works of the law, or by the hearing of faith?
- American Standard Version (1901)

He who gives you the Spirit, and does works of power among you, is it by the works of law, or by the hearing of faith?
- Basic English Bible

He therefore who ministers to you the Spirit, and works miracles among you, [is it] on the principle of works of law, or of [the] report of faith?
- Darby Bible

He therefore that ministereth to you the Spirit, and worketh miracles among you, doeth he this by the works of the law, or by the hearing of faith?
- Webster's Bible

He who gives you His Spirit and works miracles among you--does He do so on the ground of your obedience to the Law, or is it the result of your having heard and believed:
- Weymouth Bible

He therefore who supplies the Spirit to you, and works miracles among you, does he do it by the works of the law, or by hearing of faith?
- World English Bible

He that yyueth to you spirit, and worchith vertues in you, whether of werkis of the lawe, or of hering of bileue?
- Wycliffe Bible

He, therefore, who is supplying to you the Spirit, and working mighty acts among you -- by works of law or by the hearing of faith [is it]?
- Youngs Literal Bible

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Wesley's Notes for Galatians 3:5


3:5 And, at the present time, Doth he that ministereth the gift of the Spirit to you, and worketh miracles among you, do it by the works of the law - That is, in confirmation of his preaching justification by works, or of his preaching justification by faith?


People's Bible Notes for Galatians 3:5


Ga 3:5 He therefore that ministereth to you, etc. Did God bestow spiritual gifts and miraculous powers among you as the result of "the works of the law", or "by the hearing of faith"? Were these bestowed through the law, or the gospel?

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