Galatians 5:7

“Ye did run well; who did hinder you that ye should not obey the truth?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Ye did run well; who did hinder you, that ye should not obey the trueth?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

You were running well; who hindered you from obeying the truth?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Ye were running well; who hindered you that ye should not obey the truth?
- American Standard Version (1901)

You were going on well; who was the cause of your not giving ear to what is true?
- Basic English Bible

Ye ran well; who has stopped you that ye should not obey the truth?
- Darby Bible

Ye did run well, who hindered you that ye should not obey the truth?
- Webster's Bible

You were running the race nobly! Who has interfered and caused you to swerve from the truth?
- Weymouth Bible

You were running well! Who interfered with you that you should not obey the truth?
- World English Bible

Ye runnen wel; who lettide you that ye obeyede not to treuthe?
- Wycliffe Bible

Ye were running well; who did hinder you -- not to obey the truth?
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Galatians 5:7


5:7 Ye did run well - In the race of faith. Who hath hindered you in your course, that ye should not still obey the truth?


People's Bible Notes for Galatians 5:7


Ga 5:7 Ye did run well. A figure from the Grecian games. Compare Ga 2:2 1Co 9:24 Heb 12:1. Who did hinder you that ye should not obey the truth? So as to stop your running. They had ceased to run by turning from the truth.

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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