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Galatians 3:22 NIV

22 But Scripture has locked up everything under the control of sin, so that what was promised, being given through faith in Jesus Christ, might be given to those who believe.

References for Galatians 3:22

Study tools for Galatians 3:22

  • a 3:3 - In contexts like this, the Greek word for "flesh" ("sarx" ) refers to the sinful state of human beings, often presented as a power in opposition to the Spirit.
  • b 3:4 - Or "suffered"
  • c 3:6 - Gen. 15:6
  • d 3:8 - Gen. 12:3; 18:18; 22:18
  • e 3:10 - Deut. 27:26
  • f 3:11 - Hab. 2:4
  • g 3:12 - Lev. 18:5
  • h 3:13 - Deut. 21:23
  • i 3:16 - Gen. 12:7; 13:15; 24:7
  • j 3:23 - Or "through the faithfulness of Jesus …. " 23"Before faith came"