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Bible Commentaries

Darby's Synopsis of the New Testament

Galatians 1

Verse 4

1:4 world, (a-18) Aion . 'age,' 'course of this world.'

Verse 6

1:6 change, (b-7) Or, possibly, 'are changed.' gospel, (c-19) Or 'glad tidings,' as elsewhere.

Verse 7

1:7 but (d-6) 'But' has here the sense of 'but it is only that,' 'nothing else than that,' as Luke 4:27 .

Verse 13

1:13 conversation (e-8) i.e. 'manner of life.'

Verse 14

1:14 doctrines (f-17) Or 'traditions.'

Verse 15

1:15 God, (g-3) Or 'the God who,' c. [even] (h-8) I have inserted 'even' here that it may be quite clear that 'from my mother's womb' is a point of time. There can be no doubt of it. see Matthew 19:12 , Luke 1:15 Acts 3:2 ; Acts 14:8 . The Greek has the force of 'taking out,' as distinguished or appropriated to something, though doubtless meaning 'to separate.' I have therefore said 'set apart.'

Verse 18

1:18 Peter, (i-14) Very probably 'Cephas;' and at ch. 2.11,14.

Verse 19

1:19 but (k-9) As ver. 7.

Verse 22

1:22 personally (a-5) Lit. 'by face.'

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Darby, John. "Commentary on Galatians 1". "John Darby's Synopsis of the New Testament". 1857-67.