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
"Woe to you scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! because ye are like white-washed sepulchres, which outwardly, indeed, appear beautiful, but within are full of bones of the dead and of all uncleanness.
2 Corinthians 11:13
For such men are false apostles, deceitful workers, transforming themselves into apostles of Christ;
1 Timothy 4:3
forbidding to marry, and commanding to abstain from foods, which God created for reception with thanksgiving by those who believe and have full knowledge of the truth.


Colossians 2:8
Beware, lest there should be any one who makes a spoil of you through his philosophy and vain deceits, according to the tradition of men, according to the rudiments of the world, and not according to Christ;


Ephesians 5:29
for no one ever hated his own flesh, but nourishes and cherishes it, as also Christ the assembly;

General references

Luke 5:38
But new wine must be put into fresh skins.