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And certain men which came down from Judaea taught the brethren, and said, Except ye be circumcised after the manner of Moses, ye cannot be saved.

The brethren

Bible References


Acts 21:20
And they having heard, honoured the Lord, and said to him, Thou seest, brother, how many ten thousands of Jews there are having believed: and all are zealous of the law:
Galatians 2:4
And through false brethren introduced privately, who came in privately to spy out our liberty which we have in Christ Jesus, that they might reduce us to slavery:

The brethren

Acts 15:23
Having written by their hand thus; The sent and elders and brethren to the brethren in Antioch and Syria and Cilicia from the nations, health:


Acts 15:5
And certain of them from the sect of the Pharisees having believed, rose up, saying, That they must be circumcised, and to enjoin to keep the law of Moses.
Romans 4:8
A happy man to whom the Lord should not reckon sin.
Galatians 5:1
Therefore in the liberty which Christ has freed us, stand ye, and be not again held in the yoke of servitude.
Philippians 3:2
Look out for dogs, look out for evil workmen, look out for the incision.
Colossians 2:8
See ye lest any be carrying you off by philosophy and empty deceit, according to the tradition of men, according to the elements of the world, and not according to Christ.


Genesis 17:10
This my covenant which ye shall watch between me and beween you, and between thy seed after thee; every male among you to be circumcised.
Leviticus 12:3
And in the eighth day the flesh of his uncircumcision shall be circumcised.
John 7:22
Moses has given you circumcision; (not that it is of Moses, but of the fathers;) and in the sabbath ye circumcise a man.


Acts 15:24
Since we heard that certain of us having come out have troubled you with words, destroying your souls, saying, To be circumcised, and keep the law: to whom we sent no word:
1 Corinthians 7:18
Whoever was called circumcised? let him not be drawn to himself. Whoever was called in uncircumeision? let him not be circumcised.
Galatians 2:1
Then after fourteen years, again went I up to Jerusalem with Barnabas, having taken together Titus.
Galatians 5:6
For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision has any power, nor uncircumcision; but faith being energetic through love.
Galatians 6:13
For neither they being circumcised themselves observe the law; but they wish you to be circumcised, that they might boast in your flesh.