Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
So you are no longer a slave, but a son; and if a son, then an heir, made so by God.
You people who propose to be made upright by law have finished with Christ; you have lost your hold upon God's favor.
These men who are trying to force you to let yourselves be circumcised want to present a good appearance externally, to save themselves from having to stand persecution for the cross of Jesus the Christ.
for he is appointed not for possessing any legal physical qualifications, but by virtue of a life that cannot end.
For a tent was erected, with the lamp and the table and the presentation bread in the outer part, which was called the sanctuary.