New Living Translation
They have to obey their guardians until they reach whatever age their father set.
King James Bible
But is under tutors and governors until the time appointed of the father.
Darby Bible Translation
but he is under guardians and stewards until the period fixed by the father.
World English Bible
but is under guardians and stewards until the day appointed by the father.
Young's Literal Translation
but is under tutors and stewards till the time appointed of the father,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
4:2 But is under tutors - As to his person. And stewards - As to his substance.
LibraryThe Faithful Steward
We are now prepared to present in detail that general system of beneficence, demanded alike by Scripture and reason, and best fitted to secure permanent and ever-growing results. While universal, it must be a system in its nature adapted to each individual, and binding on the individual conscience; one founded on, and embracing, the entire man,--his reason, his heart and will, including views and principles, feelings and affections, with their inculcation, general purposes and resolutions, with corresponding …
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1 Corinthians 4:15
For even if you had ten thousand others to teach you about Christ, you have only one spiritual father. For I became your father in Christ Jesus when I preached the Good News to you.
Think of it this way. If a father dies and leaves an inheritance for his young children, those children are not much better off than slaves until they grow up, even though they actually own everything their father had.
And that's the way it was with us before Christ came. We were like children; we were slaves to the basic spiritual principles of this world.
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