But they do all their deeds to be noticed by men; for they broaden their phylacteries and lengthen the tassels of their garments.
You shall bind them as a sign on your hand and they shall be as frontals on your forehead.
And a woman who had been suffering from a hemorrhage for twelve years, came up behind Him and touched the fringe of His cloak;
And it shall serve as a sign to you on your hand, and as a reminder on your forehead, that the law of the Lord may be in your mouth; for with a powerful hand the Lord brought you out of Egypt.
“ You shall make yourself tassels on the four corners of your garment with which you cover yourself.
“Beware of practicing your righteousness before men to be noticed by them; otherwise you have no reward with your Father who is in heaven.
How can you believe, when you receive glory from one another and you do not seek the glory that is from the one and only God?
“Speak to the sons of Israel, and tell them that they shall make for themselves tassels on the corners of their garments throughout their generations, and that they shall put on the tassel of each corner a cord of blue.
“ You shall therefore impress these words of mine on your heart and on your soul; and you shall bind them as a sign on your hand, and they shall be as frontals on your forehead.
He said, “Come with me and see my zeal for the Lord.” So he made him ride in his chariot.
Do not let kindness and truth leave you; Bind them around your neck, Write them on the tablet of your heart.
Bind them continually on your heart; Tie them around your neck.
And He said to them, “You are those who justify yourselves in the sight of men, but God knows your hearts; for that which is highly esteemed among men is detestable in the sight of God.
who devour widows’ houses, and for appearance’s sake offer long prayers. These will receive greater condemnation.”
He who speaks from himself seeks his own glory; but He who is seeking the glory of the One who sent Him, He is true, and there is no unrighteousness in Him.
for they loved the approval of men rather than the approval of God.
Some, to be sure, are preaching Christ even from envy and strife, but some also from good will;
Do nothing from selfishness or empty conceit, but with humility of mind regard one another as more important than yourselves;
who opposes and exalts himself above every so-called god or object of worship, so that he takes his seat in the temple of God, displaying himself as being God.