Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now to Abraham and his seed were the promises made. He saith not, And to seeds, as of many; but as of one, And to thy seed, which is Christ.
The Scripture foresaw that God would accept the heathen as upright in consequence of their faith, and preached the good news in advance to Abraham in the words, "All the heathen will be blessed through you."
For all of you who have been baptized into union with Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ.
so, many as we are, we form one body through union with Christ, and we are individually parts of one another.
1 Corinthians 12:12
For just as the body is one and yet has many parts, and all the parts of the body, many as they are, form one body, so it is with Christ.
We must lovingly hold to the truth and grow up into perfect union with him who is the head??hrist himself.
for no one ever hates his own person, but he feeds it and takes care of it, just as Christ does with the church,
Such people lose their connection with the head, from which the whole body through its ligaments and sinews must be governed and united if it is to grow in the divine way.
Here, what matters is not "Greek" and "Jew," the circumcised and the uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave, freeborn, but Christ is everything and in us all.
As he promised our forefathers To have mercy on Abraham and his descendants forever!"