12 Those who desire 1to make a good showing in the flesh try to 2compel you to be circumcised, simply so that they 3will not be persecuted for the cross of Christ.

References for Galatians 6:12

13 For those who are circumcised do not even 4keep the Law themselves, but they desire to have you circumcised so that they may 5boast in your flesh.

References for Galatians 6:13

    • e 6:13 - Two early mss read "have been"
    • f 6:13 - Or "law"
      14 But 6may it never be that I would boast, 7except in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, 8through which the world has been crucified to me, and 9I to the world.