Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Even so we, when we were children, were in bondage under the elements of the world:

Bible References

When

Galatians 3:19
Why then was the law given? It was added because of transgressions until the Seed to whom the promise was made would come. The law was put into effect through angels by means of a mediator.

In

Galatians 4:9
But now, since you know God, or rather have become known by God, how can you turn back again to the weak and bankrupt elemental forces? Do you want to be enslaved to them all over again?
Galatians 2:4
This issue arose because of false brothers smuggled in, who came in secretly to spy on the freedom that we have in Christ Jesus, in order to enslave us.
Galatians 3:23
Before this faith came, we were confined under the law, imprisoned until the coming faith was revealed.
Galatians 5:1
Christ has liberated us to be free. Stand firm then and don’t submit again to a yoke of slavery.
Matthew 11:28
“Come to Me, all of you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.
John 8:31
So Jesus said to the Jews who had believed Him, “If you continue in My word, you really are My disciples.
Acts 15:10
Now then, why are you testing God by putting a yoke on the disciples’ necks that neither our ancestors nor we have been able to bear?
Romans 8:15
For you did not receive a spirit of slavery to fall back into fear, but you received the Spirit of adoption, by whom we cry out, “Abba, Father!”

Elements

Galatians 4:9
But now, since you know God, or rather have become known by God, how can you turn back again to the weak and bankrupt elemental forces? Do you want to be enslaved to them all over again?
Colossians 2:8
Be careful that no one takes you captive through philosophy and empty deceit based on human tradition, based on the elemental forces of the world, and not based on Christ.
Hebrews 7:16
who did not become a priest based on a legal command concerning physical descent but based on the power of an indestructible life.

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