Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
If someone thinks he is religious yet does not bridle his tongue, and so deceives his heart, his religion is futile.
For he knows deceitful men; when he sees evil, will he not consider it?
Take notice of this, you ignorant people! You fools, when will you ever understand?
The one who works his field will have plenty of food, but whoever chases daydreams lacks wisdom.
This is what the Lord says: "What fault could your ancestors have possibly found in me that they strayed so far from me? They paid allegiance to worthless idols, and so became worthless to me.
For although they knew God, they did not glorify him as God or give him thanks, but they became futile in their thoughts and their senseless hearts were darkened.
1 Corinthians 15:35
But someone will say, "How are the dead raised? With what kind of body will they come?"
For if anyone thinks he is something when he is nothing, he deceives himself.
Be careful not to allow anyone to captivate you through an empty, deceitful philosophy that is according to human traditions and the elemental spirits of the world, and not according to Christ.
1 Timothy 1:6
Some have strayed from these and turned away to empty discussion.
For there are many rebellious people, idle talkers, and deceivers, especially those with Jewish connections,
What good is it, my brothers and sisters, if someone claims to have faith but does not have works? Can this kind of faith save him?
1 Corinthians 15:14
And if Christ has not been raised, then our preaching is futile and your faith is empty.