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Galatians 5:17 NAS

17 For 1the flesh sets its desire against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh; for these are in opposition to one another, 2so that you may not do the things that you please.

References for Galatians 5:17

    • g 5:17 - Lit "lusts against"
    • h 5:17 - Lit "wish"

      Study tools for Galatians 5:17

      • a 5:1 - Some authorities prefer to join with 4:31 and render "but with the freedom of the free woman Christ set us free"
      • b 5:4 - Or "would be"
      • c 5:5 - Lit "by"
      • d 5:5 - Lit "out of"
      • e 5:10 - Lit "toward"
      • f 5:12 - Or "cut themselves off"
      • g 5:17 - Lit "lusts against"
      • h 5:17 - Lit "wish"
      • i 5:19 - I.e. sexual immorality
      • j 5:20 - Or "heresies"
      • k 5:24 - Lit "are of Christ Jesus"
      • l 5:25 - Or "follow the Spirit"