It’s difficult, if not impossible, to determine what Galatian believers thought taking the rite of circumcision would accomplish for them spiritually after having begun in the Spirit by faith. I doubt that they knew themselves.
Paul here wrote that we should beware of these elements of religion’s denominationalism, which is built largely upon Srcipture taken out of context, and mixed with men's biased sectarian philosophies, tradition, and ideas, which then corrupts the Apostle Paul's “gospel of the grace of God” that says to simply ...
On what basis does the Christian life operate? This is a fundamental question that cannot be properly or Biblically answered by most Christians, since the average church organization member replies, “By keeping the Ten Commandments.” There is a problem with keeping the Commandments of the Law. While God’s Word explicitly maintains that the Mosaic Law is “holy, and just (right before God), and good” (Rom.