Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For neither they themselves who are circumcised keep the law; but desire to have you circumcised, that they may glory in your flesh.

Bible References


Matthew 23:3
All things therefore, however many they may tell you to observe, observe and do, but do not ye according to their works, for they say, and do not.
Romans 2:17
Behold, thou are called a Jew, and rely upon the law, and boast in God,
Romans 3:9
What then? Are we better? Not at all. For we already charged both Jews and Greeks to all be under sin,
2 Peter 2:19
promising them freedom, while they themselves are bondmen of corruption, for by what any man has been overcome, of this he has also been enslaved.

That they may

1 Corinthians 3:21
Therefore let not one man boast in men. For all things are yours,
1 Corinthians 5:6
Your boasting is not good. Know ye not that a little leaven leavens the whole lump?
2 Corinthians 11:18
Since many boast according to the flesh, I too will boast.

General references

Matthew 23:4
For they bind heavy burdens and difficult to bear, and lay them on men's shoulders, but they do not want to move them with their finger.
Luke 5:38
But new wine must be put into fresh wineskins, and both are preserved together.
1 Corinthians 1:31
so that, just as it is written, He who boasts, let him boast in Lord.
2 Corinthians 10:17
But he who boasts should boast in Lord.