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He answered and said unto them, Well hath Esaias prophesied of you hypocrites, as it is written, This people honoureth me with their lips, but their heart is far from me.
And Jehovah will say, Because that this people drew near with their month, and honored me with their lips, and their heart was far from me, and their fear towards me shall be taught from the command of men.
Hypocrites, well did Esaias prophesy of you, saying,
And being at variance with one another, they were let go, Paul having said one word, That well spake the Holy Spirit by Esaias the prophet to our fathers,
Woe to you scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye lock up the kingdom of the heavens before men: for ye come not in yourselves, neither those coming in, permit ye to come in.
And the Lord said to him, Now ye Pharisees cleanse the outside of the cup and trencher; and your inside is full of plunder and wickedness.
And they will come to thee, according to the coming of the people, and they will sit before thee my people, and they heard thy words, and they did them not: for they making loves with their mouth, their heart went after their plunder.
Israel shall cry to me, My God, we knew thee.
But I know you, that ye have not the love of God in you.
Ye do the works of your father. Then said they to him, We have not been born of fornication; for we have one Father, God.
If I did not the works in them which none other has done, they had not sin: and now have they also seen and hated also me and my Father.
2 Timothy 3:5
Having a form of devotion, and having denied its power: and these renounce.
They confess to know God; and in works they deny, being abominable, and disobedient, and to every good work not tried.
And what profit, my brethren, if any say he has faith, and should not have works? can faith save him?