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 5:7

  • Christine for verse 7
    Aman remain in Jesus don 't take your eyes off of him love him always
  • Mungai mbuthia for verse 7
    Your move with God seemed perfect before but a drastic change has taken place in your life who has caused the mayhem of not obeying the truth that you have stopped from running.Nothing should stop you from focusing to the truth for unto it our life abides,for anything that deviates your focus from the Lord is an enemy to you and your creator.

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