Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Which things have indeed a shew of wisdom in will worship, and humility, and neglecting of the body; not in any honour to the satisfying of the flesh.


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A shew

Matthew 23:27
Wo unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye resemble tombs whitewashed, which outwardly indeed appear specious, but within are full of dead men's bones, and all manner of impurity.
2 Corinthians 11:13
For such are fake apostles, deceitful labourers, transforming themselves into apostles of Christ.
1 Timothy 4:3
prohibiting marriage, and enjoining abstinence from particular meats, which God created to be received with thanksgiving by the faithful, and those who acknowledge the truth.


Colossians 2:8
Beware that no man make a prey of you by means of philosophy and vain delusion, after the tradition of men, after the principles of the world, and not after Christ:


Ephesians 5:29
For no man ever hated his own flesh; but nourisheth and cherisheth it, even as the Lord the church:

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Luke 5:38
But new wine should be put into new bottles; then both are preserved.