Galatians 1:1-9 NLT

1 This letter is from Paul, an apostle. I was not appointed by any group of people or any human authority, but by Jesus Christ himself and by God the Father, who raised Jesus from the dead.
2 All the brothers and sistersa here join me in sending this letter to the churches of Galatia.

References for Galatians 1:2

    • 1:2 - Greek brothers; also in 1:11 .
      3 May God the Father and our Lord Jesus Christb give you grace and peace.

      References for Galatians 1:3

        • 1:3 - Some manuscripts read God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
          4 Jesus gave his life for our sins, just as God our Father planned, in order to rescue us from this evil world in which we live.
          5 All glory to God forever and ever! Amen.
          6 I am shocked that you are turning away so soon from God, who called you to himself through the loving mercy of Christ.c You are following a different way that pretends to be the Good News

          References for Galatians 1:6

            • 1:6 - Some manuscripts read through loving mercy.
              7 but is not the Good News at all. You are being fooled by those who deliberately twist the truth concerning Christ.
              8 Let God’s curse fall on anyone, including us or even an angel from heaven, who preaches a different kind of Good News than the one we preached to you.
              9 I say again what we have said before: If anyone preaches any other Good News than the one you welcomed, let that person be cursed.