Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Forasmuch as ye know that ye were not redeemed with corruptible things, as silver and gold, from your vain conversation received by tradition from your fathers;
1 Corinthians 6:20
For ye were bought with a price; glorify God, therefore, in your body.
1 Corinthians 7:23
Ye were bought with a price; become not slaves of men.
1 Peter 1:7
that the proving of your faith??eing much more precious than gold that perishes, but is proved through fire??ay be found unto praise and glory and honor at the revelation of Jesus Christ;
because, having known God, they did not glorify Him as God, nor did they give thanks; but they became vain in their reasonings, and their senseless heart was darkened.
1 Corinthians 3:20
And again, "The Lord knoweth the reasonings of the wise, that they are vain."
1 Peter 4:3
For the time past is sufficient to have wrought the will of the gentiles, having walked in wantonness, lusts, wine-bibbings, revelings, carousings, and impious idolatries;
"Why do Thy disciples transgress the tradition of the elders? for they do not wash their hands, when they eat bread!"
Ye stiffnecked, and uncircumcised in heart and ears! ye do always resist the Holy Spirit; as your fathers did, so do ye.
But, when they perceived that he was a Jew, one voice arose from all, crying aloud for about two hours, "Great is Diana of the Ephesians!"
Who gave Himself for our sins, that He might deliver us out of the present evil age, according to the will of our God and Father;