Galatians 4:5 NIV

5 to redeem those under the law, that we might receive adoption to sonship.a

References for Galatians 4:5

    • s 4:5 - The Greek word for "adoption to sonship" is a legal term referring to the full legal standing of an adopted male heir in Roman culture.

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      • a 4:3 - Or "under the basic principles"
      • b 4:5 - The Greek word for "adoption to sonship" is a legal term referring to the full legal standing of an adopted male heir in Roman culture.
      • c 4:6 - Aramaic for "Father"
      • d 4:9 - Or "principles"
      • e 4:27 - Isaiah 54:1
      • f 4:30 - Gen. 21:10