Parallel Bible results for Galatians 3:19-25

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Galatians 3:19-25

NIV 19 What, then, was the purpose of the law? It was added because of transgressions until the Seed to whom the promise referred had come. The law was put into effect through angels by a mediator. NIV 19 What, then, was the purpose of the law? It was added because of transgressions until the Seed to whom the promise referred had come. The law was put into effect through angels by a mediator. NIV 20 A mediator, however, does not represent just one party; but God is one. NIV 20 A mediator, however, does not represent just one party; but God is one. NIV 21 Is the law, therefore, opposed to the promises of God? Absolutely not! For if a law had been given that could impart life, then righteousness would certainly have come by the law. NIV 21 Is the law, therefore, opposed to the promises of God? Absolutely not! For if a law had been given that could impart life, then righteousness would certainly have come by the law. NIV 22 But the Scripture declares that the whole world is a prisoner of sin, so that what was promised, being given through faith in Jesus Christ, might be given to those who believe. NIV 22 But the Scripture declares that the whole world is a prisoner of sin, so that what was promised, being given through faith in Jesus Christ, might be given to those who believe. NIV 23 Before this faith came, we were held prisoners by the law, locked up until faith should be revealed. NIV 23 Before this faith came, we were held prisoners by the law, locked up until faith should be revealed. NIV 24 So the law was put in charge to lead us to Christ that we might be justified by faith. NIV 24 So the law was put in charge to lead us to Christ that we might be justified by faith. NIV 25 Now that faith has come, we are no longer under the supervision of the law. NIV 25 Now that faith has come, we are no longer under the supervision of the law.