Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Howbeit in vain do they worship me, teaching for doctrines the commandments of men.
1 Samuel 12:21
And ye shall not turn aside: for after vanities which will not profit, and they will not deliver, for they are vanities.
Ye said, Vanity to serve God: and what profit that we watched his watches, and that we went mourning from the face of Jehovah of armies?
And praying, talk ye not vainly as the nations; for they think that by their profaneness of speech they shall be listened to.
But they worship me in vain, teaching doctrines the commands of men.
1 Corinthians 15:14
And if Christ has not risen, then our proclaiming vain, and also your faith vain.
And foolish questions, and genealogies, and strifes, and conflicts pertaining to the law, avoid; for they are unprofitable and vain.
If any among you seem to be religious, bridling not his tongue, but deceiving his heart, the religion of this one vain.
And wilt thou know, O empty man, that faith without works is dead?
Every word which I command you, ye shall watch to do it: thou shalt not add upon it, and thou shalt not take away from it
Which are all for corruption in the using;) according to the commands and doctrines of men?
1 Timothy 4:1
And the Spirit says expressly, that in later times some shall be removed from the faith, holding to deceitful spirits, and doctrines of evil spirits;
And the smoke of their torture goes up forever and ever: and they have no rest day and night, those worshipping the wild beast and his image, and if any receive the stamp of his name.
For I testify to every one hearing the words of the prophecy of this book, If any add to these things, God will add to him the blows written in this book: