forasmuch as we have heard that certain ones who went out from us have troubled you with words, subverting your souls, saying, Ye must be circumcised and keep the law, to whom we gave no such commandment,
Then certain men who came down from Judaea taught the brethren and said, Except ye be circumcised after the manner of Moses, ye cannot be saved.
for there is not another; but there are some that trouble you and would pervert the gospel of the Christ.
I have confidence in you through the Lord that ye will not be otherwise minded, but he that troubles you shall bear his judgment, whoever he is.
I even desire that those who trouble you would cut themselves off.
Thus hath the LORD of the hosts said, Hearken not unto the words of the prophets that prophesy unto you: they make you vain: they speak a vision of their own heart, and not out of the mouth of the LORD.
and put no difference between us and them, purifying their hearts by faith.
But not even Titus, who was with me, being a Greek, was compelled to be circumcised,
Ye are empty of the Christ, whosoever of you that justify yourselves by the law; ye are fallen from grace.
As many as desire to please in the flesh, they constrain you to be circumcised, only lest they should suffer persecution for the cross of the Christ.
Counsel these things, charging them before the Lord. Strive not in words that profit nothing, but rather subvert the hearers.
For there are many insubordinate and vain talkers and deceivers of souls, especially those of the circumcision,
They went out from us, but they were not of us; for if they had been of us, they would no doubt have continued with us; but this happened that it might be made manifest that they were not all of us.