Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For in Jesus Christ neither circumcision availeth any thing, nor uncircumcision; but faith which worketh by love.
Take note! I, Paul, tell you that if you get yourselves circumcised, Christ will not benefit you at all.
There is no Jew or Greek, slave or free,
male or female; for you are all one in Christ Jesus.
both circumcision and uncircumcision mean nothing; what matters instead is a new creation.
For circumcision benefits you if you observe the law, but if you are a lawbreaker, your circumcision has become uncircumcision.
Or is God for Jews only?
Is He not also for Gentiles? Yes, for Gentiles too,
1 Corinthians 7:19
Circumcision does not matter and uncircumcision does not matter, but keeping God’s commands does.
there is not Greek and Jew, circumcision and uncircumcision, barbarian, Scythian, slave and free; but Christ is all and in all.
because Abraham listened to My voice and kept My mandate, My commands, My statutes, and My instructions.”
“This is what you may eat from all that is in the water: You may eat everything in the water that has fins and scales, whether in the seas or streams.
See, today I have set before you life and prosperity, death and adversity.
But new wine should be put into fresh wineskins.
“If you love Me, you will keep My commands.
since there is one God
who will justify the circumcised by faith and the uncircumcised through faith.
But not even Titus who was with me, though he was a Greek, was compelled to be circumcised.
Let brotherly love
1 John 4:21
And we have this command from Him: The one who loves God must also love his brother.