Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

What advantage then hath the Jew? or what profit is there of circumcision?

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Advantage

Romans 2:25
For circumcision indeed profiteth, if thou be a doer of the law: but if thou be a transgressor of the law, thy circumcision is become uncircumcision.
Genesis 25:32
And Esau said, Behold, I am about to die. And what profit shall the birthright do to me?
Ecclesiastes 6:8
For what advantage hath the wise more than the fool? or what hath the poor man, that knoweth how to walk before the living?
Isaiah 1:11
What unto me is the multitude of your sacrifices? saith Jehovah: I have had enough of the burnt-offerings of rams, and the fat of fed beasts; and I delight not in the blood of bullocks, or of lambs, or of he-goats.
Malachi 3:14
Ye have said, It is vain to serve God; and what profit is it that we have kept his charge, and that we have walked mournfully before Jehovah of hosts?
1 Corinthians 15:32
If after the manner of men I fought with beasts at Ephesus, what doth it profit me? If the dead are not raised, let us eat and drink, for to-morrow we die.
Hebrews 13:9
Be not carried away by divers and strange teachings: for it is good that the heart be established by grace; not by meats, wherein they that occupied themselves were not profited.

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Isaiah 40:21
Have ye not known? have yet not heard? hath it not been told you from the beginning? have ye not understood from the foundations of the earth?