Galatians 6:17

“From henceforth let no man trouble me: for I bear in my body the marks of the Lord Jesus.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Galatians 6:17

From henceforth let no man trouble mee, for I beare in my body the markes of the Lord Iesus.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

From now on let no one cause trouble for me, for I bear on my body the brand-marks of Jesus.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Henceforth, let no man trouble me; for I bear branded on my body the marks of Jesus.
- American Standard Version (1901)

From this time on let no man be a trouble to me; because my body is marked with the marks of Jesus.
- Basic English Bible

For the rest let no one trouble me, for *I* bear in my body the brands of the Lord Jesus.
- Darby Bible

From henceforth let no man trouble me: for I bear in my body the marks of the Lord Jesus.
- Webster's Bible

From this time onward let no one trouble me; for, as for me, I bear, branded on my body, the scars of Jesus as my Master.
- Weymouth Bible

From now on, let no one cause me any trouble, for I bear the marks of the Lord Jesus branded on my body.
- World English Bible

And heraftir no man be heuy to me; for Y bere in my bodi the tokenes of oure Lord Jhesu Crist.
- Wycliffe Bible

Henceforth, let no one give me trouble, for I the scars of the Lord Jesus in my body do bear.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Galatians 6:17

Wesley's Notes for Galatians 6:17


6:17 From henceforth let none trouble me - By quarrels and disputes. For I bear - And afflictions should not be added to the afflicted. In my body the marks of the Lord Jesus - The scars, marks, and brands of my sufferings for Him.


People's Bible Notes for Galatians 6:17


Ga 6:17 From henceforth let no man trouble me. Dispute my apostolic authority. I bear in my body the marks of our Lord Jesus. He bore on his body too many evidence of what he had suffered for Christ. As slaves were often branded by their master's name, so he had the brand of Christ upon him in his scars. Compare 2Co 11:24,25.

Discussion for Galatians 6:17

  • Marvin Bronowicz on Galatians 6:17
    Hebrews 2.7 says, "Thou hast made him a little lower than the angels". Exegete's believe the usage of the word "little" means " for a little while", or simply to rephrase, "Thou hast made him for a little while lower than the angels! Jesus said "if you've seen me, you have seen the Father! God is a Spirit. No one of the flesh has ever or will never see him! Jesus Christ is the "Word" incarnate, made in the flesh. John 1. 1, and Jesus is therefore the "eternal living Word of God"!

    Most of all I believe that before he was made flesh, Jesus (the Word), counciled with the Trinity and agreed to become a sacrificial offering, a blood sacrifice (God's covenant with man has always involved a blood sacrifice for sin!

    Jesus is the image of the invisible God and for a little while , 33 1/2,years in the flesh,was a little lower than God because to satisfy Gods justice for sin, make peace between God and man and to bring us back into a right "relationship with Our Father in the Spirit, Jesus had to lower himself to be that sacrificial offering , a lamb, the lamb of God! Only God could do what Jesus the Eternal Living Word of God did! Die for the sins of the World AFTER HAVING LIVED A SINLESS 33 1/2 years in the flesh!!!
  • Oriyomi Sunday Ajayi on Galatians 6:17
    Gal. 6:17. The mark of the Lord Jesus is the greatest thing that can happen to anyone. Paul overcame the beast in Melita Island because of the Lord's mark. I love this verse.
  • Carleton - in Reply on Galatians 6:17
    Galatians 6:14

    But God forbid that I should glory, save in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, by whom the world is crucified unto me, and I unto the world.

    Read Galatians 6:15-6:18.

    The Christian's glory must bear the marks of the body of Jesus Christ in the cross, in their own bodies. If we glory outside of these marks of Jesus Christ we are glorying in our own marks from the world or in the world.

    It is interesting that Paul writes in the cross instead of on the cross and it is purposeful. In the marked body of Jesus Christ is our hope and eternal life. His life was taken on a cross and his Body bore the marks of the cross yet His suffering was for our sin and our hope and our lives.

    It is in this suffering, in the cross, where we can glory because it is here that we have been freed from our bondage of sin and death.

    Jesus Christ is our beloved Savior and grace and he will bless a Christian's Spirit.
  • Jewo Godspower on Galatians 6:17
    Apostle Paul came heavy under the unction of the holy ghost and say that.It connote a seal of protection and as such no man should trouble him.
  • ThankGod Isiguzoro on Galatians 6:17
    This place is telling us that as long as we have choose to follow Christ as our Savior, we are untouchable. No one should trouble me, people should live me to focus to my God.
  • Aderonke Musa on Galatians 6:17
    Gal.6 17, is simply saying touch not, afflict not,and keep off, for the mark of the Lord Jesus is a coverage over me.
  • Sheyda on Galatians 6:17
    I asked The Lord what this verse meant. He said that Paul meant his physical situation but that as the Bible is a spiritual book, everlasting, all written in it must be read spiritually. He said that in our times marks of the Lord Jesus represents the suffering we undergo for them AND the Holy spirit. To be exact; as the Holy Spirit is our comforter, marks of the Lord Jesus represents the HEALED wounds of our suffering for Him. May you all be blessed and always remain in Christ. Jesus is Lord.
  • Kehinde Akintoye on Galatians 6:17
    God's seal is upon you. The King's seal authenticate and it is final. As Jesus is the King of kings and the Lord of lords, His seal upon your life makes you complete and therefore, Jesus has the final say!
  • ABIGAIL JOSEPH on Galatians 6:17
    The mark of the LORD JESUS; is d best tatoo that anybody can have, is the presence of GOD not jst a mark.
  • David chinagorom on Galatians 6:17
    The marks of christ represent a seal, which represent the holyspirit.


 

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