Galatians 3:8-14 NIV

8 The Scripture foresaw that God would justify the Gentiles by faith, and announced the gospel in advance to Abraham: "All nations will be blessed through you."a1

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    • b 3:8 - Gen. 12:3; 18:18; 22:18
      9 So those who have faith2 are blessed along with Abraham, the man of faith.3

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      10 All who rely on observing the law4 are under a curse,5 for it is written: "Cursed is everyone who does not continue to do everything written in the Book of the Law."b6

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        • c 3:10 - Deut. 27:26
          11 Clearly no one is justified before God by the law,7 because, "The righteous will live by faith."c8

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          12 The law is not based on faith; on the contrary, "The man who does these things will live by them."d9

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          13 Christ redeemed us from the curse of the law10 by becoming a curse for us, for it is written: "Cursed is everyone who is hung on a tree."e11

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          14 He redeemed us in order that the blessing given to Abraham might come to the Gentiles through Christ Jesus,12 so that by faith we might receive the promise of the Spirit.13

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