Galatians 5:3

“For I testify again to every man that is circumcised, that he is a debtor to do the whole law.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For I testifie againe to euery man that is circumcised, that he is a debtor to doe the whole Law.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And I testify again to every man who receives circumcision, that he is under obligation to keep the whole Law.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Yea, I testify again to every man that receiveth circumcision, that he is a debtor to do the whole law.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Yes, I give witness again to every man who undergoes circumcision, that he will have to keep all the law.
- Basic English Bible

And I witness again to every man [who is] circumcised, that he is debtor to do the whole law.
- Darby Bible

For I testify again to every man that is circumcised, that he is a debtor to do the whole law.
- Webster's Bible

I once more protest to every man who receives circumcision that he is under obligation to obey the whole Law of Moses.
- Weymouth Bible

Yes, I testify again to every man who receives circumcision, that he is a debtor to do the whole law.
- World English Bible

And Y witnesse eftsoones to ech man that circumcidith hym silf, that he is dettour of al the lawe to be don.
- Wycliffe Bible

and I testify again to every man circumcised, that he is a debtor to do the whole law;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Galatians 5:3


5:3 I testify to every man - Every gentile. That is circumcised - He thereby makes himself a debtor - Obliges.


People's Bible Notes for Galatians 5:3


Ga 5:3 I testify again to every man that is circumcised. He shows them that if one becomes circumcised to keep the law of Moses, that he is a debtor to do the whole law. That he is placed under obligation to keep the whole law, since other commandments are equally binding.

Discussion for Galatians 5

  • Lu2677
    Steve M. Also; Galatians 5:13-14, V.13 "For, brethren, Ye have been called unto liberty; only use not liberty for an occasion to the flesh, but, by love serve one another."
  • Steve morrow
    MARK 8:35 FOR WHOSOEVER WILL SAVE HIS LIFE SHALL LOSE IT BUT WHOSOEVER SHALL LOSE HIS LIFE FOR MY SAKE AND THE GOSPELS THA SAME SHALL SAVE IT ***** GALATIANS 5:19 NOW THE WORKS OF THE FLESH ARE MANIFEST WHICH ARE THESE ADULTERY FORNICATION UNCLEANNESS LACIVIOUSNESS
  • Steve morrow
    GALATIANS 5:20 IDOLATRY WITCHCRAFT HATRED --- VARIANCE --- EMULATIONS WRATH STRIFE SEDITIONS HERESIES GALATIANS 5:21 ENVYINGS MURDERS DRUNKENNESS REVELINGS AND SUCH LIKE OF THE WHICH I TELL YOU BEFORE AS I HAVE ALSO TOLD YOU IN TIME PAST THAT THEY WHICH DO SUCH THINGS SHALL NOT INHERIT THE KINGDOM OF GOD
  • Steve morrow
    GALATIANS 5:16 THIS I SAY THEN WALK IN THE SPIRIT AND YOU SHALL NOT FULFILL THE LUST OF THE FLESH 5:25 IF WE LIVE IN THE SPIRIT LET US ALSO WALK IN THE SPIRIT EPHESIANS 4:17 THIS I SAY THEREFORE AND TESTIFY IN THE LORD THAT YOU HENCEFORTH WALK NOT AS OTHER GENTILES WALK IN THE VANITY OF THEIR MIND
  • Steve morrow
    galatians 5:7 you did run well who did hinder you that you should not obey the truth 5:8 this persuasion cometh not of HIM that calleth you 5:7 A LITTLE LEAVEN LEAVENETH THE WHOLE LUMP----2 THESSALONIANS 2:10 AND WITH ALL DECEIVABLENESS OF UNRIGHTEOUSNESS IN THEM --- THAT PERISH --- BECAUSE THEY RECEIVED NOT THE LOVE OF THE TRUTH THAT THEY MIGHT BE SAVED
  • Steve morrow
    lucy --- galatians 5:7 you did run well who did hinder you that you should not obey the truth 5:8 this persuasion cometh not of him that calleth you ( Irene ? ) titus 1:16 they profess that they know GOD but in works they deny HIM being abominable and disobedient and unto every good work reprobate --- JOHN 14:15 IF YOU LOVE ME KEEP MY COMMANDMENTS

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