Your boasting is not good. Do you not know that a little leaven leavens the whole lump of dough?
A little leaven leavens the whole lump of dough.
But as it is, you boast in your arrogance; all such boasting is evil.
You have become arrogant and have not mourned instead, so that the one who had done this deed would be removed from your midst.
Do not be deceived: “Bad company corrupts good morals.”
He spoke another parable to them, “The kingdom of heaven is like leaven, which a woman took and hid in three pecks of flour until it was all leavened.”
And Jesus said to them, “Watch out and beware of the leaven of the Pharisees and Sadducees.”
It is like leaven, which a woman took and hid in three pecks of flour until it was all leavened.”
So then let no one boast in men. For all things belong to you,
Now some have become arrogant, as though I were not coming to you.
and their talk will spread like gangrene. Among them are Hymenaeus and Philetus,