17 Bible Verses about

Useless Religion

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Malachi 1:10

"Oh that there were one among you who would shut the gates, that you might not uselessly kindle fire on My altar! I am not pleased with you," says the LORD of hosts, "nor will I accept an offering from you.

Malachi 3:14

"You have said, 'It is vain to serve God; and what profit is it that we have kept His charge, and that we have walked in mourning before the LORD of hosts?

1 Corinthians 15:2

by which also you are saved, if you hold fast the word which I preached to you, unless you believed in vain.

James 2:14

What use is it, my brethren, if someone says he has faith but he has no works? Can that faith save him?

James 2:17

Even so faith, if it has no works, is dead, being by itself.

James 2:20

But are you willing to recognize, you foolish fellow, that faith without works is useless?

Psalm 127:1

Unless the LORD builds the house, They labor in vain who build it; Unless the LORD guards the city, The watchman keeps awake in vain.

Psalm 73:13

Surely in vain I have kept my heart pure And washed my hands in innocence;

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