Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And put no difference between us and them, purifying their hearts by faith.
And it came to pass in Iconium that they went both together into the synagogue of the Jews and so spoke, that a great multitude both of the Jews and also of the Greeks believed.
What then? Are we better than they? No, in no wise; for we have before proved both Jews and Gentiles that they are all under sin;
And he received the circumcision as a sign, as a seal of the righteousness of the faith which he had, yet being uncircumcised, that he might be the father of all the uncircumcised believers, that it might be counted unto them also as righteousness,
Even us, whom he has called, not of the Jews only, but also of the Gentiles!
For the scripture says, Whosoever believes on him shall not be ashamed.
1 Corinthians 7:18
Is anyone called being circumcised? Let him not become uncircumcised. Is anyone called in uncircumcision? Let him not be circumcised.
Here there is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is neither male nor female; for ye are all one in Christ Jesus.
For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision avails anything nor uncircumcision, but faith which works by charity.
For he is our peace, who of both has made one, breaking down the middle wall of separation,
that the Gentiles should be fellow heirs and of the same body and partakers of his promise in the Christ by the gospel,
where there is neither Greek nor Jew, circumcision nor uncircumcision, Barbarian nor Scythian, slave nor free: but Christ is all and in all.
And the voice spoke unto him again the second time, That which God has cleansed, do not call common.
1 Corinthians 1:2
unto the congregation of God which is at Corinth, to those that are sanctified in Christ Jesus, called to be holy, with all that in every place call upon the name of Jesus Christ our Lord, both theirs and ours:
For if the blood of bulls and of goats and the ashes of a heifer sprinkling the unclean, sanctified to the purifying of the flesh,
1 Peter 1:22
Having purified your souls in the obedience of the truth, by the Spirit, in unfeigned brotherly love, love one another with a pure heart fervently,
Can anyone forbid water that these should not be baptized, who have received the Holy Spirit as well as we?