Galatians: Galatians The Christian’s Declaration of Independence Slide2: Galatia Slide3: Syrian
Paphos Slide4: Syrian
Antioch Perga Slide5: Antioch in
Psidia Temple of Augustus Slide6: Syrian
Antioch Iconium Lystra Derbe Perga The Question: The Question How does one become right with God? Slide8: Galatians Style of Writing: Style of Writing I am amazed that you are so quickly deserting Him (1:6).
If any man is preaching to you a gospel contrary to what you received, he is to be accursed! (1:9).
You foolish Galatians, who has bewitched you? (3:1).
Are you so foolish? (3:3).
I wish that those who are troubling you would even mutilate themselves (5:12). This epistle is short and to the point. Its style is abrupt, passionate and full of strong emotion. Romans: Romans Calm reflection Passionate, emotional Galatians Christianity in the study Christianity on the battlefield Later Epistle Earlier Epistle Justification by faith set forth systematically Justification by faith defended from attacks Our Constitution Our Declaration of Independence Galatians 1:6-9: Galatians 1:6-9 6 I am amazed that you are so quickly deserting Him who called you by the grace of Christ, for a different gospel; 7 which is really not another; only there are some who are disturbing you, and want to distort the gospel of Christ.
8 But even though we, or an angel from heaven, should preach to you a gospel contrary to that which we have preached to you, let him be accursed.
9 As we have said before, so I say again now, if any man is preaching to you a gospel contrary to that which you received, let him be accursed. Paul and Jerusalem: Paul and Jerusalem Paul’s Gospel did not come from Jerusalem (Chapter 1)
Paul’s Gospel did not change in Jerusalem (2:1-10)
Paul’s gospel was not changed by Jerusalem when they came to Antioch (2:11-16)
Antioch Slide13: Who has
You? Did you receive
the Spirit by the
works of the
Law, or by
faith? Are you
so foolish? Having begun by
the Spirit, are you
now being perfected
by the flesh? Did you suffer
so many things
in vain? Does God give
the Spirit and
Miracles by the
Law or by Faith? Slide14: Salvation is
through faith The evidence
of Adoption The evidence
of the Covenant
Promise If you are free…: If you are free… Don’t turn your
Freedom into an
The flesh Bear one