Galatians 2:1-7 LEB

Paul’s Ministry Recognized by the Jerusalem Apostles

1 Then after fourteen years I went up again to Jerusalem with Barnabas, taking along Titus also.

References for Galatians 2:1

      2 Now I went up [there] because of a revelation and laid out to them the gospel that I preach among the Gentiles, but in private to the influential people, lest somehow I was running, or had run, in vain.
      3 But not even Titus [who was] with me, [although]a he was a Greek, was compelled to be circumcised.

      References for Galatians 2:3

        • f 2:3 - *Here "[although]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("was") which is understood as concessive
          4 Now [this was] because of the false brothers secretly brought in, who slipped in to spy out our freedom that we have in Christ Jesus, in order that they might enslave us,
          5 to whom not even for an hour did we yield in subjection, in order that the truth of the gospel might remain continually with you.
          6 But from those {who were influential}b (whatever they were, [it makes] no difference to me, {God does not show partiality}c)--for those who were influential added nothing to me.

          References for Galatians 2:6

            • g 2:6 - Literally "who were thought to be something"
            • h 2:6 - Literally "God does not receive the face of man"
              7 But these, [when they]d saw that I had been entrusted [with] the gospel to the uncircumcision, just as Peter to the circumcision

              References for Galatians 2:7

                • i 2:7 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("saw") which is understood as temporal