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This 14-volume Classic Commentaries and Studies on Galatians Upgrade features some of the best commentaries and studies on Paul’s epistle to the Galatians from the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Scholars and theologians such as George G. Findlay, William Kelly, and Philip Mauro are among many who offer insights in this collection. Readers can access nearly 3,500 pages of history, commentaries, lectures, notes, and sermons on the meaning and application of this important Pauline epistle. This significant collection presents important themes such as freedom from law, liberty in Christ, and the basis of Martin Luther’s reformation.

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Key Features

  • Offers 12 English-language texts and two German-language studies on Galatians
  • Presents noted authors from various historical and theological contexts
  • Includes several thorough analyses of each verse of Galatians

Individual Titles

St. Paul’s Epistle to the Galatians

  • Author: Henry Bagge
  • Publisher: James Nisbet and Co.
  • Publication Date: 1856
  • Pages: 272

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St. Paul’s Epistle to the Galatians takes the reader by chapter and verse through Galatians, revising the text with commentary explaining the Greek, and intended for use by ministers and theology students.

Henry Bagge was a scholar who wrote St. Paul’s Epistle to the Galatians.

A Commentary on St. Paul’s Epistle to the Galatians

  • Author: Emilius Bayley
  • Publisher: James Nisbet and Co.
  • Publication Date: 1869
  • Pages: 419

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A Commentary on St. Paul’s Epistle to the Galatians helps the reader to study Galatians section by section via four methods—analysis, commentary, paraphrase, and sermons. The analysis acts as a map for each section of the epistle, while the commentary gathers insights from theologians such as Joseph Lightfoot. The paraphrase section offers a general view of the original text’s meaning, and sermons are provided on the principal topics contained within Galatians.

Emilius Bayley (1823–1917), or Rev. Sir Emilius Laurie was an English vicar.

The Epistle to the Galatians

  • Author: George G. Findlay
  • Editor: W. Robertson Nicoll
  • Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton
  • Publication Date: 1888
  • Pages: 473

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Believing that Galatians was “the key to New Testament apologetics,” George G. Findlay wrote The Epistle to the Galatians to demonstrate how Galatians shows us the beginnings of Christian theology and the church. This volume was edited by W. Robertson Nicoll.

George G. Findlay (1849–1919) was professor of biblical languages at Wesleyan College, Headingley.

The Date of St. Paul’s Epistle to the Galatians

  • Author: D. Round
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Publication Date: 1906
  • Pages: 72

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In his essay The Date of St. Paul’s Epistle to the Galatians, Douglass Round debates whether Galatians was written before or after the Council of Jerusalem. Arguing for an earlier date than was currently accepted, Round offers a preliminary survey of events, as well as objections toward the accepted “later” date and support for his theory.

Douglass Round is also the author of An Exposition of Jude’s Epistle of Apostacy.

Lectures on the Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Galatians

  • Author: William Kelly
  • Publisher: G. Morrish
  • Publication Date: 1865
  • Pages: 198

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In Lectures on the Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Galatians, William Kelly presents a new translation of the epistle, as well as notes on the unique nature of Galatians, itself.

William Kelly (1823–1906) was educated at Trinity College in Dublin. He was involved with the Plymouth Brethren, and he served as editor for The Collected Writings of John Nelson Darby. His other work includes The Second Advent of Christ Premillennial: A Reply to the Rev. D. Brown.

The Epistle to the Galatians

  • Author: Charles H. Welch
  • Publisher: Chas. H. Welch
  • Pages: 16

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This work upholds Galatians as a fervent, personal appeal by the Apostle Paul—led by the spirit of truth to take a strong stand against the authority and tradition of the day. Charles Welch argues that Paul’s message in this epistle has proven relevant time and again throughout the history of the church.

Charles H. Welch (1880–1967) was a British theologian who embraced dispensationalism, writing numerous books and other materials on the subject.

Studies in Saint Paul’s Epistle to the Galatians

  • Author: William Spicer Wood
  • Publisher: Rivingtons
  • Publication Date: 1887
  • Pages: 215

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Studies in Saint Paul’s Epistle to the Galatians presents 10 essays that analyze the epistle, with particular emphasis on passages regarded as most difficult by William Wood, such as the law and promise and the adversaries of truth.

William Spicer Wood was a fellow of St. John’s College, Cambridge, and the rector of Ufford Cum Bainton in Northhamptonshire, England.

The Outlined Galatians

  • Author: Robert Lee
  • Publisher: Pickering & Inglis
  • Publication Date: 1880
  • Pages: 115

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The Outlined Galatians provides the reader with an overview of Galatians, notes on each passage, and a detailed outline of each section.

Robert Lee wrote several books, including The Outlined Bible.

Galatians: The Grace-Way of Life

  • Author: William G. Coltman
  • Publisher: Dunham Publishing Company
  • Publication Date: 1955
  • Pages: 169

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In his book Galatians: The Grace-Way of Life, William Coltman calls Galatians “the Magna Charta of spiritual liberty,” and encourages readers to embrace the powerful truth of liberty and grace, as well as the practical applications to the Christian life written in St. Paul’s letter to the Galatians.

Willaim G. Coltman was a pastor for more than 40 years, and the author of several books, including The Cathedral of Christian Truth and Musings in Isaiah.

Meditations on the Epistle to the Galatians

  • Author: George Christopher Willis
  • Publisher: Bible Truth Publishers
  • Pages: 236

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Meditations on the Epistle to the Galatians is an English translation of lessons George Christopher Willis learned during a Chinese Bible study on Galatians. These meditations include context like who the Galatians were and why Paul was writing to them.

George Christopher Willis spent part of his life in China, and is the author of several books in English and Chinese, including The Law of the Leper and Sacrifices of Joy: Meditations on Philippians.

Our Liberty in Christ: A Study in Galatians

  • Author: Philip Mauro
  • Publisher: Scripture Truth Depot
  • Publication Date: 1879
  • Pages: 218

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In this book, Philip Mauro centers the message of Paul around Galatians 2:4, “Our liberty which we have in Christ.” He also includes meditations on each section of the epistle.

Philip Mauro (1859–1952) was a member of the bar of the Supreme Court of the United States, and was one of the foremost patent lawyers of his day. His numerous works include God’s Pilgrims, Things Which Soon Must Come to Pass, and The Wonders of Bible Chronology.

St. Paul’s Epistle to the Galatians: A Devotional Commentary

  • Author: Robert Baker Girdlestone
  • Editor: A. R. Buckland
  • Publisher: Religious Tract Society
  • Publication Date: 1912
  • Pages: 191

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Part 1 of this devotional commentary provides analysis of each verse of Galatians. Part 2 offers short studies on subjects found in the epistle, such as justification by faith and the position of the Jew under the new covenant. This volume is edited by Rev. A. R. Buckland.

Robert Baker Girdlestone (1836–1923) was an Anglican minister at St. John’s in Downshire Hill, Hampstead. He was a Hebrew scholar and head of the translation department of the British and Foreign Bible Society who studied at Charterhouse in London and Christ Church, Oxford. He also wrote Synonyms of the Old Testament.

Der Galaterbrief übersetzt, in seinen geschichtlichen Beziehungen untersucht und erklärt

  • Author: Adolph Hilgenfeld
  • Publisher: Breitkopf und Härtel
  • Publication Date: 1852
  • Pages: 239

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In this German translation of Galatians, Hilgenfeld examines and explains the history and relationships of this epistle. Hilgenfeld’s biblical criticisms are influenced by Tübingen School of theology founder Ferdinand Baur.

This book will be downloaded as two resources, Text and Commentary.

Adolph Hilgenfeld (1823–1907) was professor of theology at the Univeristy of Jena in Germany, and the editor of Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Theologie.

Commentar über den Brief Pauli an die Galater

  • Author: Karl Wieseler
  • Publisher: Dieterichschen Buchhandlung
  • Publication Date: 1859
  • Pages: 611

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A theologian and scholar known for his New Testament exegesis and criticism, Karl Weiseler applies his knowledge and perspective in this commentary on St. Paul’s letter to the Galatians.

Karl Wieseler (1813–1883) was German theologian, and a biblical and early-Christian historian.

Product Details

  • Title: Classic Commentaries and Studies on Galatians Upgrade
  • Volumes: 14
  • Pages: 3,444