What then shall we say that Abraham, our forefather, discovered in this matter?
What then shall we say that Abraham, our forefather according to the flesh, has found?
Abraham was, humanly speaking, the founder of our Jewish nation. What were his experiences concerning this question of being saved by faith?
So how do we fit what we know of Abraham, our first father in the faith, into this new way of looking at things?
What, then, may we say that Abraham, our father after the flesh, has got?
What then are we to say was gained by Abraham, our ancestor according to the flesh?
What then shall we say that Abraham our father has found according to the flesh?
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1 tn Or “according to natural descent” (BDAG 916 s.v. σάρξ 4).
2 tn Grk “has found?”