It is for freedom that Christ has set us free.1 Stand firm,2 then, and do not let yourselves be burdened again by a yoke of slavery.3
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Mark my words! I, Paul, tell you that if you let yourselves be circumcised,4 Christ will be of no value to you at all.
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Again I declare to every man who lets himself be circumcised that he is obligated to obey the whole law.5
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You who are trying to be justified by law6 have been alienated from Christ; you have fallen away from grace.7
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But by faith we eagerly await through the Spirit the righteousness for which we hope.8
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For in Christ Jesus9 neither circumcision nor uncircumcision has any value.10 The only thing that counts is faith expressing itself through love.11
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You were running a good race.12 Who cut in on you13 and kept you from obeying the truth?
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That kind of persuasion does not come from the one who calls you.14
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"A little yeast works through the whole batch of dough."15
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I am confident16 in the Lord that you will take no other view.17 The one who is throwing you into confusion18 will pay the penalty, whoever he may be.
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Brothers, if I am still preaching circumcision, why am I still being persecuted?19 In that case the offense20 of the cross has been abolished.
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As for those agitators,21 I wish they would go the whole way and emasculate themselves!
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You, my brothers, were called to be free.22 But do not use your freedom to indulge the sinful nature;23 rather, serve one another24 in love.
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The entire law is summed up in a single command: "Love your neighbor as yourself."25
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If you keep on biting and devouring each other, watch out or you will be destroyed by each other.