Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
How then can we assert, "that Abraham our father obtained this from circumcision?"
for I could wish to be as one anathematiz'd from the christian church for my brethren, who are of the same race as my self,
2 Corinthians 11:18
since many glory in outward advantages, I will glory too.
as many as walk by this rule, peace and mercy be on them, even upon the Israel of God.
Wherefore remember that you were heretofore Gentiles, being denominated the uncircumcised, by those who are the circumcised by a manual operation;
for we are the genuine sons of Abraham, who worship God in the spiritual manner, and value no other dependance than that on Jesus Christ, without confiding in any external advantages:
1 Corinthians 9:13
don't you know, that they who prepare the sacrifices, do eat of the sacrifice in the temple? and they who wait at the altar, have their portion from the altar?