The following are my notes of Ed Gravely’s lecture on Galatians at SEBTS.
Basic Outline of Galatians
I. Rebuke of the False Gospel
Ch. 1-2 – Autobiography and defense of apostleship
Ch. 3-4 – Theological defense of justification by faith
II. Appeal to pursue life in the Spirit
Ch. 5-6 – Practical results of justification by faith
Chapter By Chapter Outline of Galatians
Ch. 1 – Opening: Introducing the letter and the problem.
Ch. 1-2 – Paul’s Gospel and Testimony
Ch. 3 – No justification by works
Ch. 4 – The purpose of the law and the “illustration.”
Ch. 5 – Walk in the Spirit, the fruits of the Spirit
Ch. 6 – Fulfill the Law of Christ.