Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For by one Spirit are we all baptized into one body, whether we be Jews or Gentiles, whether we be bond or free; and have been all made to drink into one Spirit.
Whether we be jews
Whether we be jews
Or is God the God of the Jews only? Is he not the God of the Gentiles too? Yes, of the Gentiles too!
And he received the sign of circumcision as a seal of the righteousness that he had by faith while he was still uncircumcised, so that he would become the father of all those who believe but have never been circumcised, that they too could have righteousness credited to them.
Now before faith came we were held in custody under the law, being kept as prisoners until the coming faith would be revealed.
Therefore remember that formerly you, the Gentiles in the flesh -- who are called "uncircumcision" by the so-called "circumcision" that is performed on the body by human hands --
namely, that through the gospel the Gentiles are fellow heirs, fellow members of the body, and fellow partakers of the promise in Christ Jesus.
God wanted to make known to them the glorious riches of this mystery among the Gentiles, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory.
Here there is neither Greek nor Jew, circumcised or uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave or free, but Christ is all and in all.
1 Corinthians 7:21
Were you called as a slave? Do not worry about it. But if indeed you are able to be free, make the most of the opportunity.
because you know that each person, whether slave or free, if he does something good, this will be rewarded by the Lord.
Song of Songs 5:1
The Lover to His Beloved: I have entered my garden, O my sister, my bride; I have gathered my myrrh with my balsam spice. I have eaten my honeycomb and my honey; I have drunk my wine and my milk! The Poet to the Couple: Eat, friends, and drink! Drink freely, O lovers!
The oppressed and the poor look for water, but there is none; their tongues are parched from thirst. I, the Lord, will respond to their prayers; I, the God of Israel, will not abandon them.
"Hey, all who are thirsty, come to the water! You who have no money, come! Buy and eat! Come! Buy wine and milk without money and without cost!
The Lord who rules over all will guard them, and they will prevail and overcome with sling stones. Then they will drink, and will become noisy like drunkards, full like the sacrificial basin or like the corners of the altar.
Jesus answered her, "If you had known the gift of God and who it is who said to you, 'Give me some water to drink,' you would have asked him, and he would have given you living water."
The Spirit is the one who gives life; human nature is of no help! The words that I have spoken to you are spirit and are life.
On the last day of the feast, the greatest day, Jesus stood up and shouted out, "If anyone is thirsty, let him come to me, and
Even on male and female servants I will pour out my Spirit in those days.
so we who are many are one body in Christ, and individually we are members who belong to one another.
1 Corinthians 6:17
But the one united with the Lord is one spirit with him.
making every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.