Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
May it not be! But let God be true, and every man a liar; as it has been written, "That Thou mayest be justified in Thy words; and mayest overcome, when Thou judgest."
For i also
(for I was wishing myself to be a curse from Christ) for my brethren, my kinsmen according to flesh;
and he says, "I am a Jew, born in Tarsus of Cilicia, but brought up in this city at the feet of Gamaliel, having been trained according to the exactness of the ancestral law, being zealous for God, even as ye all are to-day;
My manner of life, therefore, from my youth, which from the first was among my own nation and at Jerusalem, know all the Jews;
2 Corinthians 11:22
Are they Hebrews? so am I. Are they Israelites? so am I. Are they Abraham's seed? so am I.
circumcised the eighth day, of the race of Israel, of the tribe of Benjamin, a Hebrew of Hebrews; as to the law, a Pharisee;
And he said to him, 'Child, you are always with me, and all that is mine is yours'