I amamazed that you are soquicklydeserting1Him who called you aby the grace of Christ, for a 2differentgospel;
7which is really not another; only there are some who are 3disturbing you and want to distort the gospel of Christ.
But evenif we, or4an angel from heaven, should preach to you a gospelbcontrary to what we have preached to you, he is to be c5accursed!
As we 6have saidbefore, so I sayagainnow, 7ifanyman is preaching to you a gospeldcontrary to what you received, he is to be e8accursed!
For am I now9seeking the favor of men, or of God? Or am I striving to pleasemen? If I were still trying to pleasemen, I would not be a 10bond-servant of Christ.
For 11I would have you know, brethren, that the gospel which was preached by me is 12not according to man.
For 13I neitherreceived it from man, nor was I taught it, but I received it through a 14revelation of JesusChrist.
For you have heard of 15my formermanner of life in Judaism, how I 16used to persecute17the church of Godbeyondmeasure and 18tried to destroy it;
and I 19was advancing in Judaismbeyondmany of my contemporariesamong my fcountrymen, beingmoreextremelyzealous for my 20ancestraltraditions.
But when God, who had set me apart even from my mother'swomb and 21called me through His grace, was pleased16
to reveal His Son in me so that I might 22preach Him among the Gentiles, 23I did not immediatelyconsult with g24flesh and blood,