Galatians 4:8-12 NIV

Paul’s Concern for the Galatians

8 Formerly, when you did not know God, you were slaves to those who by nature are not gods.

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9 But now that you know God—or rather are known by God—how is it that you are turning back to those weak and miserable forcesa ? Do you wish to be enslaved by them all over again?

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    • u 4:9 - Or "principles"
      10 You are observing special days and months and seasons and years!

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      11 I fear for you, that somehow I have wasted my efforts on you.

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      12 I plead with you, brothers and sisters, become like me, for I became like you. You did me no wrong.

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