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No Sign-in/All Your Information Anonymous > Imprisoned by The Idol of Scriptures?

Imprisoned by The Idol of Scriptures?


Galatians 3:22 But the Scriptures imprisoned all things under sin, that the promise by faith in Jesus Christ might be given to those who believe.

The fallen flesh creates idols! The world we live in is less than perfect so the fallen flesh which strives for perfection but cannot obtain to it, but still lust for perfection creates icon's, and/or iconic images, and gives them power by false speech. Advertising is about making a product into an icon by false speech so people idolize a brand and strive to have it for the prestige of the brand giving themselves a standing in the eyes of others. Nevertheless, one must overlook the lie of idol worship for something we want selfishly so we can belong to the idol class!

Exodus 20:4 "You shall not make for yourselves an idol, nor any image of anything that is in the heavens above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth:

Isaiah 48:5 therefore I have declared it to you from of old; before it came to pass I showed it to you; lest you should say, My idol has done them, and my engraved image, and my molten image, has commanded them.

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The entire system of this world is built and maintained by the making of idols from that which comes from the corruption of our sinful flesh. This standard of idol worship is taught us from school, entertainment, politic, religion, and business. It is an accepted standard that people do not consider evil or wicked, but rather a good friend of, to get ahead in this world, which includes most Christian's.

2Cor. 4:1 Therefore seeing we have this ministry, even as we obtained mercy, we don't faint. 4:2 But we have renounced the hidden things of shame, not walking in craftiness, nor handling the word of God deceitfully; but by the manifestation of the truth commending ourselves to every man's conscience in the sight of God.
4:3 Even if our Good News is veiled, it is veiled in those who perish; 4:4 in whom the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelieving, that the light of the Good News of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God, should not dawn on them.
4:5 For we don't preach ourselves, but Christ Jesus as Lord, and ourselves as your servants for Jesus' sake;

[b][u]Making The Scriptures into as Idol
[/u][/b]
It should be of no surprise to us that our flesh itself is an idol created in opposition to God, by the father of the lie (Satan the Devil), and that the same fallen flesh has made God's word into an idol, worshiping it rather than the creator of the bible.

John. 5:38 You don't have his word living in you; because you don't believe him whom he sent. 5:39 "You search the Scriptures, because you think that in them you have eternal life; and these are they which testify about me. 5:40 Yet you will not come to me, that you may have life. 5:41 I don't receive glory from men.

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In other words, if religion fruit prove it to be against God, that is, what Christ stated of a corrupt tree which is: “a corrupt tree cannot produce good fruit!” then one must conclude it is only by lying words and making the scriptures into an false idol can one hid the truth of the corrupt fruit to uphold its idol.

Matt. 7:16 By their fruits you will know them. Do you gather grapes from thorns, or figs from thistles? 7:17 Even so, every good tree produces good fruit; but the corrupt tree produces evil fruit.
7:18 A good tree can't produce evil fruit, neither can a corrupt tree produce good fruit.

Ezekiel 33:31 They come to you as the people comes, and they sit before you as my people, and they hear your words, but don't do them; for with their mouth they show much love, but their heart goes after their gain.

Malachi 2:17 You have wearied Yahweh with your words. Yet you say, 'How have we wearied him?' In that you say, 'Everyone who does evil is good in the sight of Yahweh, and he delights in them;' or 'Where is the God of justice?'

In other words, all of us will be judged by our fruits just as will be the religion we associate with. For us to politic by using words to idolize some action or person associated with our religion is a lie. The politicking proves the lie or there would be no need to politic, correct? Thus, we find that our religion is nothing more than a worldly institution justifying bad fruit by using false words, and/or exaggerating words into making people, places and things into idols so a person is afraid to disagree with it for fear of peer pressure making them outcast to that society which provides for them government, religion, and commerce on earth in their flesh just as the whole world does!


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Matt. 7:16 By their fruits you will know them. Do you gather grapes from thorns, or figs from thistles?

Subsequently, religion uses the scriptures as an idol to terrify members into submission by fear of being looked down on by those that have empowered themselves by the idolization of the scriptures holding themselves out as the authority to judges others on earth, judging them as being good or evil by a corrupt tree that according to Christ “cannot” bear good fruit!”

2 Thessalonians 2:4 he who opposes and exalts himself against all that is called God or that is worshiped; so that he sits as God in the temple of God, setting himself up as God.

James. 3:14 But if you have bitter jealousy and selfish ambition in your heart, don't boast and don't lie against the truth. 3:15 This wisdom is not that which comes down from above, but is earthly, sensual, and demonic. 3:16 For where jealousy and selfish ambition are, there is confusion and every evil deed.

[b][u]Destruction of Idols[/u][/b]

The flesh is an idol, it is not a god, nor can it sustain life eternally without God, or by its own politically correct words. God, YHWH is not an idol, he is the creator of all life, no life exist outside God the King of all eternity, it is His words that give us life. Hence, any thing less than God is an idol, which would include the scriptures, people, places, and things right down to the apostles of Christ. God refuses to share his glory with an idol, because an idol is death, it is darkness and corruption from the light of God which is life.

Deuteronomy 9:5 Not for your righteousness, or for the uprightness of your heart, do you go in to possess their land; but for the -

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- wickedness of these nations Yahweh your God does drive them out from before you, and that he may establish the word which Yahweh swore to your fathers, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob.

Deuteronomy 18:20 But the prophet, who shall speak a word presumptuously in my name, which I have not commanded him to speak, or who shall speak in the name of other gods, that same prophet shall die.

Deuteronomy 8:3 He humbled you, and allowed you to hunger, and fed you with manna, which you didn't know, neither did your fathers know; that he might make you know that man does not live by bread only, but by everything that proceeds out of the mouth of Yahweh does man live.

John.6:27 Don't work for the food which perishes, but for the food which remains to eternal life, which the Son of Man will give to you. For God the Father has sealed him."

Those making the scriptures an idol, which all false religion does are outrages if one questions their worship of the scriptures rather than the Father who must be worshiped in truth and Spirit. They also find themselves in a catch twenty two, which is, the more they worship the scriptures the more they find they are imprisoned as a sinner by them, they don't find the freedom they thought they would find by new light. Yet, they still lyingly tell others they have obtain to such freedom by knowledge of the scriptures.

Rom.7:14 For we know that the law is spiritual, but I am fleshly, sold under sin. 7:15 For I don't know what I am doing. For I don't practice what I desire to do; but what I hate, that I do. -


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- 7:16 But if what I don't desire, that I do, I consent to the law that it is good. 7:17 So now it is no more I that do it, but sin which dwells in me. 7:18 For I know that in me, that is, in my flesh, dwells no good thing. For desire is present with me, but I don't find it doing that which is good.

Yes, the better judges they become by scrupulously studying the scriptures they are forced to learn what they measure out the more judgments on themselves the bring, but pride of their flesh and the wrong doing of others does not allow to leave off from their drug, the power of control by the idolization of themselves from scriptural knowledge having no way out leaving them crushed by their own judgments from an idol, finally to eat the bitter fruit of all idol worship.

Jeremiah 17:10 I, Yahweh, search the mind, I try the heart, even to give every man according to his ways, according to the fruit of his doings.

Matthew 3:10 "Even now the axe lies at the root of the trees. Therefore, every tree that doesn't bring forth good fruit is cut down, and cast into the fire.

Matthew 12:33 "Either make the tree good, and its fruit good, or make the tree corrupt, and its fruit corrupt; for the tree is known by its fruit.

Matthew 21:19 Seeing a fig tree by the road, he came to it, and found nothing on it but leaves. He said to it, "Let there be no fruit from you forever!" Immediately the fig tree withered away.

Matthew 21:43 "Therefore I tell you, the Kingdom of God will be taken away from you, and will be given to a nation bringing forth its fruit.

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The idol they love more than God that they have convince themselves is a god becomes measuring line upon measuring line until the very god they worship breaks their flesh and they fall into grave sins the very ones they have judged others for by their idol and hated them for.

2 Corinthians 10:12 For we are not bold to number or compare ourselves with some of those who commend themselves. But they themselves, measuring themselves by themselves, and comparing themselves with themselves, are without understanding.

Isaiah 28:10 For it is precept on precept, precept on precept; line on line, line on line; here a little, there a little.

Isaiah 28:13 Therefore the word of Yahweh will be to them precept on precept, precept on precept; line on line, line on line; here a little, there a little; that they may go, fall backward, be broken, be snared, and be taken.

Isaiah 28:17 I will make justice the measuring line, and righteousness the plumb line. The hail will sweep away the refuge of lies, and the waters will overflow the hiding place.

Exodus 9:24 So there was very severe hail, and lightning mixed with the hail, such as had not been in all the land of Egypt since it became a nation. 9:25 The hail struck throughout all the land of Egypt all that was in the field, both man and animal; and the hail struck every herb of the field, and broke every tree of the field. 9:26 Only in the land of Goshen, where the children of Israel were, there was no hail.

Revelation 11:19 God's temple that is in heaven was opened, and the ark of the Lord's covenant was seen in his temple. Lightnings, sounds, thunders, an earthquake, and great hail followed.

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Revelation 16:21 Great hailstones, about the weight of a talent,{1 talent is about 34 kilograms or 75 pounds} came down out of the sky on people. People blasphemed God because of the plague of the hail, for this plague is exceedingly severe.

The harder they try to be perfect, and make others perfect the more the laws of God bears down upon them in sin, until a huge mountain they cannot be moved by works of law is put upon them, having nothing within themselves or their religion or in others they have thought righteous by application of the scriptures can remove from upon their neck what they have measure out by their idol, like a milestone cast into the sea!

Matthew 17:20 He said to them, "Because of your unbelief. For most certainly I tell you, if you have faith as a grain of mustard seed, you will tell this mountain, 'Move from here to there,' and it will move; and nothing will be impossible for you.

Matthew 21:44 He who falls on this stone will be broken to pieces, but on whoever it will fall, it will scatter him as dust."

Matthew 18:6 but whoever causes one of these little ones who believe in me to stumble, it would be better for him that a huge millstone should be hung around his neck, and that he should be sunk in the depths of the sea.

Rom.7:18 For I know that in me, that is, in my flesh, dwells no good thing. For desire is present with me, but I don't find it doing that which is good. 7:19 For the good which I desire, I don't do; but the evil which I don't desire, that I practice.
7:20 But if what I don't desire, that I do, it is no more I that do it, but sin which dwells in me. 7:21 I find then the law, that, to me, while I desire to do good, evil is present. -

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- 7:22 For I delight in God's law after the inward man, 7:23 but I see a different law in my members, warring against the law of my mind, and bringing me into captivity under the law of sin which is in my members.
7:24 What a wretched man I am! Who will deliver me out of the body of this death? 7:25 I thank God through Jesus Christ, our Lord! So then with the mind, I myself serve God's law, but with the flesh, the sin's law.

Many have swept their house clean by the scriptures only to have many more unclean spirits come back causing them greater corruption than before they believed the scriptures and applied the scriptures in works of law in their lives and others. Baffled and bewilder they believe God has lied too them, and/or God does not exist rather then the truth of their idol is evil, which was created from the sinful flesh to maintain a love of this world!

Matt. 12:43 But the unclean spirit, when he is gone out of the man, passes through waterless places, seeking rest, and doesn't find it.
12:44 Then he says, 'I will return into my house from which I came out,' and when he has come back, he finds it empty, swept, and put in order. 12:45 Then he goes, and takes with himself seven other spirits more evil than he is, and they enter in and dwell there. The last state of that man becomes worse than the first. Even so will it be also to this evil generation."

1Cor.3:11 For no one can lay any other foundation than that which has been laid, which is Jesus Christ. 3:12 But if anyone builds on the foundation with gold, silver, costly stones, wood, hay, or stubble;
3:13 each man's work will be revealed. For the Day will declare it, because it is revealed in fire; and the fire itself will test what sort of work each man's work is. 3:14 If any man's work remains which he built on it, he will receive a reward. -

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3:15 If any man's work is burned, he will suffer loss, but he himself will be saved, but as through fire.

[b][u]The End of Idol Worship in Christ[/u][/b]


An idol cannot stand before God, it is a meaningless illusion of our evil flesh that we have entrusted ourselves to rather than having a personal relationship with truth and Spirit in Christ doing his will. It is a pollution we mix into the scriptures so we can obtain to something God says is a lie of this world which He is no part of!

James.4:1 Where do wars and fightings among you come from? Don't they come from your pleasures that war in your members?
4:2 You lust, and don't have. You kill, covet, and can't obtain. You fight and make war. You don't have, because you don't ask.
4:3 You ask, and don't receive, because you ask with wrong motives, so that you may spend it for your pleasures.
4:4 You adulterers and adulteresses, don't you know that friendship with the world is enmity with God? Whoever therefore wants to be a friend of the world makes himself an enemy of God.
4:5 Or do you think that the Scripture says in vain, "The Spirit who lives in us yearns jealously"? 4:6 But he gives more grace. Therefore it says, "God resists the proud, but gives grace to the humble."{Proverbs 3:34} 4:7 Be subject therefore to God. But resist the devil, and he will flee from you.

Christ being put too death in his flesh was made alive in the Spirit of God. Once made alive in God's Spirit he was glorified into the very image of God, a perfect reflection of his very being, which is incorruptible, not able to be corruptible by any sin, that is, an idol of evil ending in death which is corruption of the sinful flesh.

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Heb.:1 God, having in the past spoken to the fathers through the prophets at many times and in various ways, 1:2 has at the end of these days spoken to us by his Son, whom he appointed heir of all things, through whom also he made the worlds. 1:3 His Son is the radiance of his glory, the very image of his substance, and upholding all things by the word of his power, when he had by himself made purification for our sins, sat down on the right hand of the Majesty on high; 1:4 having become so much better than the angels, as he has inherited a more excellent name than they have.

Galatians 5:13 For you, brothers, were called for freedom. Only don't use your freedom for gain to the flesh, but through love be servants to one another.

No darkness eclipse God glory in Christ by worship of some idol, not even Christ himself. Thus, we should be able to conclude without much education that sinful flesh cannot be worship without corruption to us and others.

2 Corinthians 5:16 Therefore we know no one after the flesh from now on. Even though we have known Christ after the flesh, yet now we know him so no more.

Romans 8:7 because the mind of the flesh is hostile towards God; for it is not subject to God's law, neither indeed can it be.

Romans 8:8 Those who are in the flesh can't please God.

God himself made that absolutely clear by the destruction of idol worship in Christ, our flesh. Yes, corruption cannot inherit incorruption. In other words, what comes from our flesh is corruption, not something good that will add to incorruption.

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James.3:10 Out of the same mouth comes forth blessing and cursing. My brothers, these things ought not to be so.
3:11 Does a spring send out from the same opening fresh and bitter water? 3:12 Can a fig tree, my brothers, yield olives, or a vine figs? Thus no spring yields both salt water and fresh water.

Number One 1.), it is impossible to add to God, or incorruption, God is complete without need of adding something more to himself because he lacks life, like evil found in wicked spirits and human under sin always striving to have more, or striving for perfection by knowledge they cannot obtain to by any words or idols.

Gen. 3:2 The woman said to the serpent, "Of the fruit of the trees of the garden we may eat, 3:3 but of the fruit of the tree which is in the middle of the garden, God has said, 'You shall not eat of it, neither shall you touch it, lest you die.'" 3:4 The serpent said to the woman, "You won't surely die, 3:5 for God knows that in the day you eat it, your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God, knowing good and evil." 3:6 When the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was a delight to the eyes, and that the tree was to be desired to make one wise, she took of its fruit, and ate; and she gave some to her husband with her, and he ate.

Ephesians 3:19 and to know Christ's love which surpasses knowledge, that you may be filled with all the fullness of God.

1 Corinthians 8:1 Now concerning things sacrificed to idols: We know that we all have knowledge. Knowledge puffs up, but love builds up.

The scriptures can only lead us into true worship in Spirit and truth, which for us on earth right now is Christ Jesus. Anything less than Christ is idol worship. All things less than Christ lack life, and the fruits of God, which must end in disappointment and corruption which follow all idols worship on earth.

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Luke 8:15 That in the good ground, these are such as in an honest and good heart, having heard the word, hold it tightly, and bring forth fruit with patience.

Genesis 3:18 Thorns also and thistles will it bring forth to you; and you will eat the herb of the field.

Jeremiah 12:13 They have sown wheat, and have reaped thorns; they have put themselves to pain, and profit nothing: and you shall be ashamed of your fruits, because of the fierce anger of Yahweh.

Idols must be held up by lying words, by flattery, by smooth words, by boasting and lying against the truth, the Christ. By hiding the whole truth, but the same cannot be said of Christ. He is the truth of God and coming to him is painful for the falsehood found in our flesh. Moreover, few find Christ for the love of their flesh upon this earth to make it into something that others worship and idolize.

Ezekiel 2:6 You, son of man, don't be afraid of them, neither be afraid of their words, though briers and thorns are with you, and you do dwell among scorpions: don't be afraid of their words, nor be dismayed at their looks, though they are a rebellious house.

Matthew 13:22 What was sown among the thorns, this is he who hears the word, but the cares of this age and the deceitfulness of riches choke the word, and he becomes unfruitful.

So for the love of the world they interpret the scriptures according to the flesh, and to do that they make the word of God into an idol, which is not truth and Spirit where the flesh is dead, the Spirit of God teaches us how to interpret the scriptures by his will, that is, found in Christ Jesus the head of his body, for us.

Thirteen

Rev. 22:18 I testify to everyone who hears the words of the prophecy of this book, if anyone adds to them, may God add to him the plagues which are written in this book. 22:19 If anyone takes away from the words of the book of this prophecy, may God take away his part from the tree of life, and out of the holy city, which are written in this book. 22:20 He who testifies these things says, "Yes, I come quickly." Amen! Yes, come, Lord Jesus. 22:21 The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ be with all the saints. Amen.


[b][u]Are God's Standards to High?[/u][/b]

Yes, for those loving the world, or this life more than the one Christ died for in the next world. They will find corruption of our flesh cannot come upon God's mountain it is too high for the power of our own flesh, nor will it assail God's Mountain. It is impossible to bring corruption into Christ by our flesh allowing us in Christ which is God's kingdom as God's sons.

Rev.14:1 I saw, and behold, the Lamb standing on Mount Zion, and with him a number, one hundred forty-four thousand, having his name, and the name of his Father, written on their foreheads. 14:2 I heard a sound from heaven, like the sound of many waters, and like the sound of a great thunder. The sound which I heard was like that of harpists playing on their harps. 14:3 They sing a new song before the throne, and before the four living creatures and the elders. No one could learn the song except the one hundred forty-four thousand, those who had been redeemed out of the earth. 14:4 These are those who were not defiled with women, for they are virgins. These are those who follow the Lamb wherever he goes. These were redeemed by Jesus from among men, the first fruits to God and to the Lamb. 14:5 In their mouth was found no lie, for they are blameless.{TR adds "before the throne of God"}

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We must have faith in something greater than our flesh to find God, we must humbly be accepted by God without the will of our flesh involved, not the other way around which Satan the Devil taught Eve, and still teaches in all false religion. God's mountain is higher than all the nations of this earth or has exist on this earth. None by self-merit can be allowed on God's mountain, nothing in their fruits or goodness brings them into God's household, nothing!

Titus 3:5 not by works of righteousness, which we did ourselves, but according to his mercy, he saved us, through the washing of regeneration and renewing by the Holy Spirit.

Philippians 3:9 and be found in him, not having a righteousness of my own, that which is of the law, but that which is through faith in Christ, the righteousness which is from God by faith;

Don't be fooled by the lie, the first lie, that we are self-sustaining created separated from God. If we are not connected to the vine we can do nothing at all for God. Christ is our merit, by his incorruptible life, he finish the work of the scriptures which imprisoned all things under sin, a prison that none of us could get out of or escape from.

1 John 2:29 If you know that he is righteous, you know that everyone who practices righteousness is born of him.

1 John 3:7 Little children, let no one lead you astray. He who does righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous.

Rom.8:1 There is therefore now no condemnation to those who are in Christ Jesus, who don't walk according to the flesh, but according to the Spirit.{NU omits "who don't walk according to the flesh, but according to the Spirit"} -

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8:2 For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus made me free from the law of sin and of death. 8:3 For what the law couldn't do, in that it was weak through the flesh, God did, sending his own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh and for sin, he condemned sin in the flesh;
8:4 that the ordinance of the law might be fulfilled in us, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit. 8:5 For those who live according to the flesh set their minds on the things of the flesh, but those who live according to the Spirit, the things of the Spirit.

We are taken into Christ by his own earned merit that he earned for us, so we might be in Christ as our life, as he is in God's life, the one and only true vine that gives us the fruit of life from an incorruptible life that cannot produce any bad, and/or corruption fruit. We get there not by obtaining a degree in a religion or a college, but by faith in Christ as our salvation.

Rom.10:3 For being ignorant of God's righteousness, and seeking to establish their own righteousness, they didn't subject themselves to the righteousness of God. 10:4 For Christ is the fulfillment{or, completion, or end} of the law for righteousness to everyone who believes. 10:5 For Moses writes about the righteousness of the law, "The one who does them will live by them."{Leviticus 18:5} 10:6 But the righteousness which is of faith says this, "Don't say in your heart, 'Who will ascend into heaven?'{Deuteronomy 30:12} (that is, to bring Christ down); 10:7 or, 'Who will descend into the abyss?'{Deuteronomy 30:13} (that is, to bring Christ up from the dead.)" 10:8 But what does it say? "The word is near you, in your mouth, and in your heart;"{Deuteronomy 30:14} that is, the word of faith, which we preach: 10:9 that if you will confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord, and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. -

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- 10:10 For with the heart, one believes unto righteousness; and with the mouth confession is made unto salvation. 10:11 For the Scripture says, "Whoever believes in him will not be disappointed."{Isaiah 28:16}

That is why the wise of this world must reject Christ and account him foolish as it does all those in Christ, his brothers.

1 John 4:5 They are of the world. Therefore they speak of the world, and the world hears them.

1 John 3:1 Behold, how great a love the Father has bestowed on us, that we should be called children of God! For this cause the world doesn't know us, because it didn't know him.

1 John 3:13 Don't be surprised, my brothers, if the world hates you.

1Cor.1:6 even as the testimony of Christ was confirmed in you:
1:7 so that you come behind in no gift; waiting for the revelation of our Lord Jesus Christ; 1:8 who will also confirm you until the end, blameless in the day of our Lord Jesus Christ. 1:9 God is faithful, through whom you were called into the fellowship of his Son, Jesus Christ, our Lord. 1:10 Now I beg you, brothers,{The word for "brothers" here and where context allows may also be correctly translated "brothers and sisters" or "siblings."} through the name of our Lord, Jesus Christ, that you all speak the same thing and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be perfected together in the same mind and in the same judgment. 1:11 For it has been reported to me concerning you, my brothers, by those who are from Chloe's household, that there are contentions among you.
1:12 Now I mean this, that each one of you says, "I follow Paul," "I follow Apollos," "I follow Cephas," and, "I follow Christ." 1:13 Is Christ divided? Was Paul crucified for you? Or were you baptized into the name of Paul? -

Seventeen

- 1:14 I thank God that I baptized none of you, except Crispus and Gaius, 1:15 so that no one should say that I had baptized you into my own name. 1:16 (I also baptized the household of Stephanas; besides them, I don't know whether I baptized any other.)
1:17 For Christ sent me not to baptize, but to preach the Good News--not in wisdom of words, so that the cross of Christ wouldn't be made void. 1:18 For the word of the cross is foolishness to those who are dying, but to us who are saved it is the power of God.
1:19 For it is written, "I will destroy the wisdom of the wise, I will bring the discernment of the discerning to nothing."{Isaiah 29:14}
1:20 Where is the wise? Where is the scribe? Where is the lawyer of this world? Hasn't God made foolish the wisdom of this world?
1:21 For seeing that in the wisdom of God, the world through its wisdom didn't know God, it was God's good pleasure through the foolishness of the preaching to save those who believe. 1:22 For Jews ask for signs, Greeks seek after wisdom, 1:23 but we preach Christ crucified; a stumbling block to Jews, and foolishness to Greeks, 1:24 but to those who are called, both Jews and Greeks, Christ is the power of God and the wisdom of God. 1:25 Because the foolishness of God is wiser than men, and the weakness of God is stronger than men. 1:26 For you see your calling, brothers, that not many are wise according to the flesh, not many mighty, and not many noble; 1:27 but God chose the foolish things of the world that he might put to shame those who are wise. God chose the weak things of the world, that he might put to shame the things that are strong; 1:28 and God chose the lowly things of the world, and the things that are despised, and the things that are not, that he might bring to nothing the things that are: 1:29 that no flesh should boast before God. 1:30 But of him, you are in Christ Jesus, who was made to us wisdom from God, and righteousness and sanctification, and redemption: 1:31 that, according as it is written, "He who boasts, let him boast in the Lord."{Jeremiah 9:24}

Eighteen

Completed: February 06, 2017

by: Daniel a Slave of Christ Jesus