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Galatians 2:11-15 NIV

Paul Opposes Cephas

11 When Cephas came to Antioch, I opposed him to his face, because he stood condemned.

References for Galatians 2:11

      12 For before certain men came from James, he used to eat with the Gentiles. But when they arrived, he began to draw back and separate himself from the Gentiles because he was afraid of those who belonged to the circumcision group.

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      13 The other Jews joined him in his hypocrisy, so that by their hypocrisy even Barnabas was led astray.

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          14 When I saw that they were not acting in line with the truth of the gospel, I said to Cephas in front of them all, “You are a Jew, yet you live like a Gentile and not like a Jew. How is it, then, that you force Gentiles to follow Jewish customs?

          References for Galatians 2:14

              15 “We who are Jews by birth and not sinful Gentiles

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              Study tools for Galatians 2:11-15

              • a 2:7 - That is, Gentiles
              • b 2:7 - That is, Jews; also in verses 8 and 9
              • c 2:9 - That is, Peter; also in verses 11 and 14
              • d 2:16 - Or "but through the faithfulness of … justified on the basis of the faithfulness of"
              • e 2:21 - Some interpreters end the quotation after verse 14.