Galatians 5:12

“I would they were even cut off which trouble you.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

I would they were euen cut off which trouble you.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

I wish that those who are troubling you would even mutilate themselves.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I would that they that unsettle you would even go beyond circumcision.
- American Standard Version (1901)

My desire is that they who give you trouble might even be cut off themselves.
- Basic English Bible

I would that they would even cut themselves off who throw you into confusion.
- Darby Bible

I would they were even cut off who trouble you.
- Webster's Bible

Would to God that those who are unsettling your faith would even mutilate themselves.
- Weymouth Bible

I wish that those who disturb you would cut themselves off.
- World English Bible

Y wolde that thei weren cut awei, that disturblen you.
- Wycliffe Bible

O that even they would cut themselves off who are unsettling you!
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Galatians 5:12


5:12 I would they were even cut off - From your communion; cast out of your church, that thus trouble you.


People's Bible Notes for Galatians 5:12


Ga 5:12 I would they were even cut off. These men are seeking to make the mark of bondage by cutting your flesh. I would that they would "cut themselves off" (Revised Version). I take it that he means "Cut themselves off from the church so as to have nothing more to do with it".

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