How to Study the Bible

An In-Depth Study of the Book of Galatians


Assignment Four

 

          Using your marked keywords find and segment you copy of Galatians by topics. Depending on your viewpoint and your markings you will discover more than one way to divide the verses, but pick one that is consistent for you.

 

          Write a sentence that summarizes the point of each segment.

 

          Using the map from assignment three, draw in Paul’s movements as told in Galatians.

 

          Below is a time line of Paul’s life. Using the clues you gained from the time events in Galatians, try to decide when the events in Galatians most likely took place.


Passage

Approximate Year

Event

 

33-34

Conversion of Saul. Some time spent in Damascus

 

35-38

Time spent in Arabia and Damascus

 

 

First trip to Jerusalem after conversion

 

 

Time spent in Tarsus

 

 

Traveled to Antioch with Barnabas

 

44

Took relief to brethren in Judea (second visit to Jerusalem)

 

 

Returned to Antioch

 

47-48

First Journey

 

49

Council at Jerusalem

 

49-51

Second Journey

 

52-56

Third Journey

 

56

Paul travels to Jerusalem and is arrested

 

57-59

Paul’s trials before Felix, Festus, and Agrippa

 

59-60

Paul sent to Rome

 

60-62

First Roman imprisonment

 

62

Paul’s release. Possible trip to Spain. Travel to Macedonia

 

63-64

Second Roman imprisonment