Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For we are the circumcision, which worship God in the spirit, and rejoice in Christ Jesus, and have no confidence in the flesh.
Circumcision indeed is an advantage, if you keep the law: but if you violate the law, your being a Jew makes you no better than a heathen.
and he received the sign of circumcision, as a seal of the justification by that faith, which the uncircumcised have: that he might be the father of all those who believe, tho' they are uncircumcised, that it might be accounted to them also for righteousness:
by whom also ye have obtain'd the true spiritual circumcision, not effected by men, when you were by a christian circumcision divested of all your carnal affections,
which I might do more justly than any other man can pretend to:
1 Peter 1:23
since your regeneration is not owing to any corruptible principles, but to the unchangeable word of the immortal God.
Then Mary said, "my soul doth magnify the Lord,
if therefore an uncircumcised Gentile keep the moral precepts contained in the law, shall not he be reckon'd, as if he were circumcised?
since it is one God, who will justify both the Jews and the Gentiles, through faith.
1 Corinthians 1:31
according as it is written, "he that glorieth, should glory in the Lord."
2 Corinthians 10:17
but he that glorieth, let him glory in the Lord.
that by my being present with you again, I may be the occasion of heightning your christian joy.