Are yesofoolish? having begun in the Spirit, are yenow made perfect by the flesh?4
Have ye suffered so many things in vain? if it be yetinvain.5
He therefore that ministereth to you the Spirit,andworkethmiraclesamongyou, doeth he it by the works of the law,orby the hearing of faith?6
Even asAbrahambelievedGod,and it was accounteda to himforrighteousness.7
Know yethereforethat they which are offaith, the sameare the children of Abraham.8And the scripture,foreseeingthatGod would justify the heathenthroughfaith, preached before the gospel unto Abraham,saying,Intheeshallallnations be blessed .
So then they which be offaith are blessedwithfaithfulAbraham.10For as many asareof the works of the lawareunder the curse:for it is written , Cursed is every onethatcontinuethnotin all thingswhich are writtenin the book of the law to dothem.11Butthat no man is justifiedby the law in the sight of God, it is evident:for, The just shall livebyfaith.12And the lawisnotoffaith:but, The man that doeththem shall liveinthem.13Christ hath redeemedusfrom the curse of the law, being made a curseforus:for it is written , Cursed is every one that hangethon a tree: