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John 7:22 New King James Version (NKJV)

22 Moses therefore gave you circumcision (not that it is from Moses, but from the fathers), and you circumcise a man on the Sabbath.

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John 7:22 New International Version (NIV)

22 Yet, because Moses gave you circumcision (though actually it did not come from Moses, but from the patriarchs), you circumcise a boy on the Sabbath.

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Acts 15:5 New King James Version (NKJV)

But some of the sect of the Pharisees who believed rose up, saying, “It is necessary to circumcise them, and to command them to keep the law of Moses.”

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Acts 15:5 New International Version (NIV)

Then some of the believers who belonged to the party of the Pharisees stood up and said, “The Gentiles must be circumcised and required to keep the law of Moses.”

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Galatians 5:2 New King James Version (NKJV)

Indeed I, Paul, say to you that if you become circumcised, Christ will profit you nothing.

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Galatians 5:2 New International Version (NIV)

Mark my words! I, Paul, tell you that if you let yourselves be circumcised, Christ will be of no value to you at all.

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Philippians 3:2 New King James Version (NKJV)

Beware of dogs, beware of evil workers, beware of the mutilation!

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Philippians 3:2 New International Version (NIV)

Watch out for those dogs, those evildoers, those mutilators of the flesh.

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Colossians 2:8 New King James Version (NKJV)

Beware lest anyone [a]cheat you through philosophy and empty deceit, according to the tradition of men, according to the basic principles of the world, and not according to Christ.

Footnotes:

  1. Colossians 2:8 Lit. plunder you or take you captive
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Colossians 2:8 New International Version (NIV)

See to it that no one takes you captive through hollow and deceptive philosophy, which depends on human tradition and the elemental spiritual forces[a] of this world rather than on Christ.

Footnotes:

  1. Colossians 2:8 Or the basic principles; also in verse 20
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Colossians 2:11 New King James Version (NKJV)

Not Legalism but Christ

11 In Him you were also circumcised with the circumcision made without hands, by putting off the body [a]of the sins of the flesh, by the circumcision of Christ,

Footnotes:

  1. Colossians 2:11 NU omits of the sins
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Colossians 2:11 New International Version (NIV)

11 In him you were also circumcised with a circumcision not performed by human hands. Your whole self ruled by the flesh[a] was put off when you were circumcised by[b] Christ,

Footnotes:

  1. Colossians 2:11 In contexts like this, the Greek word for flesh (sarx) refers to the sinful state of human beings, often presented as a power in opposition to the Spirit; also in verse 13.
  2. Colossians 2:11 Or put off in the circumcision of
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Colossians 2:16 New King James Version (NKJV)

16 So let no one judge you in food or in drink, or regarding a [a]festival or a new moon or sabbaths,

Footnotes:

  1. Colossians 2:16 feast day
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Colossians 2:16 New International Version (NIV)

Freedom From Human Rules

16 Therefore do not let anyone judge you by what you eat or drink, or with regard to a religious festival, a New Moon celebration or a Sabbath day.

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