February 8, 2014 | 9:30 a.m. session
Who were the Galatians and what was the “another gospel” that was afflicting them?
This opening session uncovers the reasons why Paul writes the way he does.
Tim Gallant is the author of numerous books, including Feed My Lambs and Paul’s Travail, a recent commentary on Galatians. He received his M.Div. from Mid-America Reformed Seminary, and with his wife Kristi raises nine children.
Our study conference for 2014 featured Tim Gallant speaking on Galatians. This challenging look at the letter invites us to probe deeper. Session 1: The Crisis & Conflict of Galatians Session 2: Dimensions of Faith in Galatians Session 3: Abraham’s Release & Abraham’s Blessing Session 4: “Yet Not I”—Live Jesus Sunday School Session: Discussion of… (read more)
11But when Peter was come to Antioch, I withstood him to the face, because he was to be blamed. 12For before that certain came from James, he did eat with the Gentiles: but when they were come, he withdrew and separated himself, fearing them which were of the circumcision. 13And the other Jews dissembled likewise with him; insomuch that Barnabas also was carried away with their dissimulation. 14But when I saw that they walked not uprightly according to the truth of the gospel, I said unto Peter before them all, If thou, being a Jew, livest after the manner of Gentiles, and not as do the Jews, why compellest thou the Gentiles to live as do the Jews?