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

  • Steve morrow
    --- ALSO --- EPHESIANS 5:9 FOR THE FRUIT OF THE SPIRIT IS IN ALL GOODNESS AND RIGHTEOUSNESS AND TRUTH --- PROVERBS 8:8 ALL THE WORDS OF --MY MOUTH-- ARE IN RIGHTEOUSNESS THERE IS NOTHING FROWARD OR PERVERSE IN THEM --- PROVERBS 12:17 HE THAT SPEAKETH TRUTH SHOWETH FORTH RIGHTEOUSNESS BUT A FALSE WITNESS DECEIT
  • Peter A. Okebukola
    Galatians 5:22 Fruits of the spirit are love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, Meekness, temperance.
  • Douglas G Wells
    Which sprit are we go after the sprit of this earth and under. The earth or The Holy Sprit that the The God above the earth
  • Ray321
    Galatians 5:16 This I say then, Walk in the Spirit, and ye shall not fulfil the lust of the flesh. my brothers and sisters in Christ, we must read and pray to walk in the Spirit of God. The Word is Jesus and He will feed us and cleanse us with His Word so we don't fall into sin. Let's Pray for one another in love so we can grow in Grace thru the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen
  • 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
    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

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