Galatians 2:16 LEB

16 but knowing that a person is not justified by the works of the law, if not by faith in Jesus Christ, and we have believed in Christ Jesus so that we may be justified by faith in Christ and not by the works of the law, because by the works of the law {no human being will be justified}.

References for Galatians 2:16

    • g 2:16 - Or "by the faithfulness of Jesus Christ"
    • h 2:16 - Or "by the faithfulness of Christ"
    • i 2:16 - Literally "all flesh will not be justified"

      Study tools for Galatians 2:16

      • a 2:3 - *Here "[although]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("was") which is understood as concessive
      • b 2:6 - Literally "who were thought to be something"
      • c 2:6 - Literally "God does not receive the face of man"
      • d 2:7 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("saw") which is understood as temporal
      • e 2:12 - *Here "[because]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("was afraid of") which is understood as causal
      • f 2:14 - *Here "[although]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("are") which is understood as concessive
      • g 2:16 - Or "by the faithfulness of Jesus Christ"
      • h 2:16 - Or "by the faithfulness of Christ"
      • i 2:16 - Literally "all flesh will not be justified"