For some reason I love Eugene Peterson's take on Galatians…what a great chapter.

6:15 Neither circumcision nor uncircumcision means anything; what counts is a new creation. (NIV)

6:15 Can't you see the central issue in all this? It is not what you and I do–submit to circumcision, reject circumcision. It is what God is doing, and he is creating something totally new, a free life! (message)

True he injects some of his own inflections here, but what a great interpretation. It's not what you or i do, It is what God has done, is doing and will do.

It is very western, this I/me religion, and very eastern, this it doesen't really matter what you do(don't run with that) thinking.

Anyways, what do you think?

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