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Combating for the Gospel
Paul’s letter to the Galatians addresses a number of key tenets of the gospel. It explains justification by religion, upholds the deity of Christ, and emphasizes the ability of the Holy Spirit within the lifetime of the believer.
In Christ Has Set Us Free: Preaching and Educating Galatians edited by D. A. Carson and Jeff Robinson Sr., Thomas R. Schreiner says:
Paul is engaged in a battle for the gospel on this letter, and his phrases nonetheless converse to us immediately. Important points for the Christian life are tackled in Galatians. Paul unpacks the guts of the gospel. . . . We’ll see that Jesus is totally divine and therefore needs to be worshiped. And the cross of Christ performs a elementary position within the letter, for nobody is justified aside from the cross. Believers are proper with God as a result of Christ on the cross bore the curse that believers deserved, and Christ freed us from the ability of sin via his dying and resurrection.
A Studying Plan
Over the course of six days, learn via the guide of Galatians alongside passages tailored from Christ Has Set Us Free: Preaching and Educating Galatians and start to raised perceive what Christ has completed to set us free from the ability of sin via his dying and resurrection.
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