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Galatians 4:16

4:16 So then, have I become your enemy by telling you the truth? 1 

Galatians 4:29

4:29 But just as at that time the one born by natural descent 2  persecuted the one born according to the Spirit, 3  so it is now.

1 tn Or “have I become your enemy because I am telling you the truth?” The participle ἀληθεύων (alhqeuwn) can be translated as a causal adverbial participle or as a participle of means (as in the translation).

2 tn Grk “according to the flesh”; see the note on the phrase “by natural descent” in 4:23.

3 tn Or “the one born by the Spirit’s [power].”

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