Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

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Bible References

Advantage

Romans 2:25
For circumcision verily profits if thou keep the law, but if thou art a rebel to the law, thy circumcision is made into a foreskin.
Genesis 25:32
And Esau said, Behold, I am at the point to die; and what profit shall this birthright do to me?
Ecclesiastes 6:8
For what has the wise more than the fool? what more has the poor that knows how to walk among the living?
Isaiah 1:11
To what purpose is the multitude of your sacrifices unto me? shall the LORD say. I am full of the burnt offerings of rams and the fat of fed beasts; and I do not delight 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 law and that we walk mournfully before the LORD of the hosts?
1 Corinthians 15:32
If after the manner of men I have fought with beasts at Ephesus, what does it advantage me, if the dead do not rise? let us eat and drink; for tomorrow we die.
Hebrews 13:9
Be not taken out of the way with diverse and strange doctrines. For it is a good thing that the heart be established with grace, not with foods which have not profited those that have been occupied with them.

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Isaiah 40:21
Have ye not known? Have ye not heard? Has it not been told you from the beginning? Have ye not been taught since the land was founded?