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Galatians 2

TNIV 1 Then after fourteen years, I went up again to Jerusalem, this time with Barnabas. I took Titus along also. NIV 1 Fourteen years later I went up again to Jerusalem, this time with Barnabas. I took Titus along also. TNIV 2 I went in response to a revelation and, meeting privately with those esteemed as leaders, I set before them the gospel that I preach among the Gentiles. I wanted to be sure I was not running and had not been running my race in vain. NIV 2 I went in response to a revelation and set before them the gospel that I preach among the Gentiles. But I did this privately to those who seemed to be leaders, for fear that I was running or had run my race in vain. TNIV 3 Yet not even Titus, who was with me, was compelled to be circumcised, even though he was a Greek. NIV 3 Yet not even Titus, who was with me, was compelled to be circumcised, even though he was a Greek. TNIV 4 This matter arose because some false believers had infiltrated our ranks to spy on the freedom we have in Christ Jesus and to make us slaves. NIV 4 [This matter arose] because some false brothers had infiltrated our ranks to spy on the freedom we have in Christ Jesus and to make us slaves. TNIV 5 We did not give in to them for a moment, so that the truth of the gospel might remain with you. NIV 5 We did not give in to them for a moment, so that the truth of the gospel might remain with you. TNIV 6 As for those who were held in high esteem--whatever they were makes no difference to me; God does not show favoritism--they added nothing to my message. NIV 6 As for those who seemed to be important--whatever they were makes no difference to me; God does not judge by external appearance--those men added nothing to my message. TNIV 7 On the contrary, they saw that I had been entrusted with the task of preaching the gospel to the Gentiles, just as Peter had been to the Jews. NIV 7 On the contrary, they saw that I had been entrusted with the task of preaching the gospel to the Gentiles, just as Peter had been to the Jews. TNIV 8 For God, who was at work in Peter as an apostle to the Jews, was also at work in me as an apostle to the Gentiles. NIV 8 For God, who was at work in the ministry of Peter as an apostle to the Jews, was also at work in my ministry as an apostle to the Gentiles. TNIV 9 James, Cephas and John, those esteemed as pillars, gave me and Barnabas the right hand of fellowship when they recognized the grace given to me. They agreed that we should go to the Gentiles, and they to the Jews. NIV 9 James, Peter and John, those reputed to be pillars, gave me and Barnabas the right hand of fellowship when they recognized the grace given to me. They agreed that we should go to the Gentiles, and they to the Jews. TNIV 10 All they asked was that we should continue to remember the poor, the very thing I had been eager to do all along. NIV 10 All they asked was that we should continue to remember the poor, the very thing I was eager to do. TNIV 11 When Cephas came to Antioch, I opposed him to his face, because he stood condemned. NIV 11 When Peter came to Antioch, I opposed him to his face, because he was clearly in the wrong. TNIV 12 For before certain people came from James, he used to eat with the Gentiles. But when they arrived, he began to draw back and separate himself from the Gentiles because he was afraid of those who belonged to the circumcision group. NIV 12 Before certain men came from James, he used to eat with the Gentiles. But when they arrived, he began to draw back and separate himself from the Gentiles because he was afraid of those who belonged to the circumcision group. TNIV 13 The other Jews joined him in his hypocrisy, so that by their hypocrisy even Barnabas was led astray. NIV 13 The other Jews joined him in his hypocrisy, so that by their hypocrisy even Barnabas was led astray. TNIV 14 When I saw that they were not acting in line with the truth of the gospel, I said to Cephas in front of them all, "You are a Jew, yet you live like a Gentile and not like a Jew. How is it, then, that you force Gentiles to follow Jewish customs? NIV 14 When I saw that they were not acting in line with the truth of the gospel, I said to Peter in front of them all, "You are a Jew, yet you live like a Gentile and not like a Jew. How is it, then, that you force Gentiles to follow Jewish customs? TNIV 15 "We who are Jews by birth and not sinful Gentiles NIV 15 "We who are Jews by birth and not 'Gentile sinners' TNIV 16 know that a person is not justified by observing the law, but by faith in Jesus Christ. So we, too, have put our faith in Christ Jesus that we may be justified by faith in Christ and not by observing the law, because by observing the law no one will be justified. NIV 16 know that a man is not justified by observing the law, but by faith in Jesus Christ. So we, too, have put our faith in Christ Jesus that we may be justified by faith in Christ and not by observing the law, because by observing the law no one will be justified. TNIV 17 "But if, in seeking to be justified in Christ, we Jews find ourselves also among the sinners, doesn't that mean that Christ promotes sin? Absolutely not! NIV 17 "If, while we seek to be justified in Christ, it becomes evident that we ourselves are sinners, does that mean that Christ promotes sin? Absolutely not! TNIV 18 If I rebuild what I destroyed, then I really would be a lawbreaker. NIV 18 If I rebuild what I destroyed, I prove that I am a lawbreaker. TNIV 19 "For through the law I died to the law so that I might live for God. NIV 19 For through the law I died to the law so that I might live for God. TNIV 20 I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. NIV 20 I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. TNIV 21 I do not set aside the grace of God, for if righteousness could be gained through the law, Christ died for nothing!" NIV 21 I do not set aside the grace of God, for if righteousness could be gained through the law, Christ died for nothing!"