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.
Therefore do and observe everything that they command you; but do not imitate their lives, for though they tell others what to do, they do not do it themselves.
And since you claim the name of Jew, and find rest and satisfaction in the Law, and make your boast in God,
What then? Are we Jews more highly estimated than they? Not in the least; for we have already charged all Jews and Gentiles alike with being in thraldom to sin.
2 Peter 2:19
And they promise them freedom, although they are themselves the slaves of what is corrupt. For a man is the slave of any one by whom he has been worsted in fight.
That they may
1 Corinthians 3:21
Therefore let no one boast about his human teachers.
1 Corinthians 5:6
It is no good thing--this which you make the ground of your boasting. Do you not know that a little yeast corrupts the whole of the dough?
2 Corinthians 11:18
Since many boast for merely human reasons, I too will boast.
Heavy and cumbrous burdens they bind together and load men's shoulders with them, while as for themselves, not with one finger do they choose to lift them.
But new wine must be put into fresh wineskins.
1 Corinthians 1:31
in order that it may be as Scripture says, "He who boasts--let his boast be in the Lord."
2 Corinthians 10:17
But "whoever boasts, let his boast be in the Lord."