This letter is from Paul, an apostle. I was not appointed by any group or by human authority. My call is from Jesus Christ himself and from God the Father, who raised Jesus from the dead.
All the brothers and sisters a here join me in sending greetings to the churches of Galatia.
May grace and peace be yours from God our Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ.
He died for our sins, just as God our Father planned, in order to rescue us from this evil world in which we live.
That is why all glory belongs to God through all the ages of eternity. Amen.
Scripture quotations marked NLT are taken from the Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright 1996. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Wheaton, Illinois 60189. All rights reserved. (New Living Translation - The Bible Online)