Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
If a person of an ungovernable tongue pretends to religion, he abuses himself: for his religion is meer illusion.
because when they knew God, they did not with gratitude glorify him as God, but their reasoning became extravagance, and their minds, void of judgment, were involv'd in darkness.
1 Corinthians 15:35
But some will say, how will the dead be raised? with what kind of body will they appear?
for if a man thinks himself to be considerable, when he is not, he deceives himself.
beware lest any one seduce you by the vain illusions of philosophy, founded upon human traditions, and meer shadows, and not upon Christ:
1 Timothy 1:6
for want of which, some have lost themselves in frivolous disputes,
For there are many, especially among the Jews, who are obstinate, vain talkers and deceivers;
What advantage is it, my brethren, for a man to say he has faith, if he has no beneficence? can such a faith save him?
1 Corinthians 15:14
and if Christ be not risen, then our preaching is empty talk, and your faith even meer amusement.