21 Enuyings, murthers, drunkennesse, reuellings, and such like: of the which I tell you before, as I haue also tolde you in time past, that they which do such things shall not inherite the kingdome of God. 17 For the flesh lusteth against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh; for these are contrary the one to the other; that ye may not do the things that ye would. "Notice Moses, who was the meekest man of his time (see Numbers 12:3).He did not hesitate to order the execution of about three thousand of the idolaters who worshipped the Golden Calf while he was with God on the mountain (Exodus 32:25-28).Against evil this meek man was as stern as steel. Against such there is no law. Compare Galatians 5:23 in other Bible versions. NKJV: New King James Version . Galatians 5:1 NU For freedom Christ has made us free; stand fast therefore, and; Galatians 5:3 obligated; Galatians 5:12 mutilate themselves; Galatians 5:19 NU omits adultery; Galatians 5:19 sexual immorality; Galatians 5:21 NU omits murders; Galatians 5:23 meekness Cancel. Text: Galatians 5, 16-24. Bible Language English. Change Language {{#items}} {{local_title}} Against such there is no law. 16 But I say, Walk by the Spirit, and ye shall not fulfil the lust of the flesh. Galatians 5:23. Galatians 5:22-23 New King James Version (NKJV) 22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, 23 gentleness, self-control. Meekness (gentleness, NKJV) is the by-product of a number of elements, not the least of which are deep, thorough humility and an awareness of the seriousness of what our past conduct produced, especially toward Jesus Christ.These things have tamed the beast, broken our self-will, and made our minds receptive to the pure influences of God's Spirit. Contrary to popular belief, the meek (gentle, NKJV) do not take everything "lying down. KJV_Strongs 23 G4236 Meekness G1466, temperance G2596: against G5108 such G2076 there is G3756 no G3551 law. The NKJV translates the Greek word prautes as "gentleness," while the KJV uses "meekness." Galatians 5:23 NKJV. 22 But the fruit of the spirit is loue, ioy, peace, long suffering, gentlenesse, goodnesse, faith, 23 Meekenesse, temperance: against such there is no law. Fourteenth Sunday after Trinity Works of the Flesh and Fruits of the Spirit. Advanced Bible Search. Parallel Bible. 23 gentleness, self-control. Books of the Bible. Online Parallel Study Bible. Galatians 5:23 New King James Version. Galatians 5:23. gentleness, self-control. Version. II Corinthians 10:1 refers to Christ's meekness (prautes) and gentleness (epieikeia) as separate virtues.Prautes describes a condition of mind and heart—an internal attitude—whereas gentleness (mildness combined with tenderness) refers to actions—an external behavior. Galatians 5:23. πραΰτης : Meekness is the outcome of true humility, the bearing towards others which results from a lowly estimate of ourselves.— ἐγκράτεια : Self-control comprehends every form of temperance, and includes the mastery of all appetites, tempers and passions. Galatians 5:23 Context. << Galatians 4 | Galatians 5 | Galatians 6 >>. Galatians 5:23 NASB Galatians 5:23 KJV Galatians 5:23 Bible Apps Galatians 5:23 Biblia Paralela Galatians 5:23 Chinese Bible Galatians 5:23 French Bible Galatians 5:23 German Bible Alphabetical: Against and gentleness is law no self-control such there things NT Letters: Galatians 5:23 Gentleness and self-control (Gal. Against such there is no law.