Today we read the second chapter of Galatians and four chapters of Job.
July 23: Galatians 2, Job 23, Job 24, Job 25, Job 26 (click on the chapter to begin reading).
Galatians 2. Paul is vigorously defending the gospel and warns the Galatians there is no return to the Law! “ for if righteousness come by the law, then Christ is dead in vain.”
Job 23. Job proclaims God’s righteous judgments. Rejoice in the Lord. “ But he knoweth the way that I take: when he hath tried me, I shall come forth as gold.“
Job 24. Job complains of violence on earth.
Job 25. Bildad asks the question: How can man be righteous?
Job 26. Job replies and speaks of man’s frailty and God’s majesty.
Today we read the first chapter of Galatians and three chapters of Job.
July 22: Galatians 1, Job 20, Job 21, Job 22 (click on the chapter to begin reading).
Galatians 1. Paul starts out with a greeting and blessing. Then he tears into the Galatians: There is only one gospel, Paul gives his defense for it, and explains his call to apostleship.
Job 20. Then Zophar gave a sermon on the wicked man.
Job 21. In reply Job gave a discourse on the wicked.
Job 22. Eliphaz the Temanite accused Job of wickedness.
Galatians 6, Bear one another’s Burdens, be Generous and do Good, Glory Only in the Cross, Blessings, a Plea.
Galatians 5, Christian liberty, Love fulfills the Law, Walking in the Spirit.
Galatians 4, Children and Heirs, Fear for the Church, Two Covenants.
Galatians 3, Justification by Faith, The Law brings a Curse, The Everlasting Promise, Purpose of the Law, Sons and Heirs.