Colossians 2:8-18 KJV

8 Beware lest any man spoil * you through philosophy and vain deceit, after the tradition of men, after the rudimentsa of the world, and not after Christ.

References for Colossians 2:8

    • h 2:8 - rudiments: or, elements
      11 In whom also ye are circumcised with the circumcision made without hands, in putting off the body of the sins of the flesh by the circumcision of Christ:
      12 Buried with him in baptism, wherein * also ye are risen with him through the faith of the operation of God, who hath raised him from the dead.
      14 Blotting out the handwriting of ordinances that was against us, which was contrary to us, and took it out of the way, nailing it to his cross;
      15 And having spoiled principalities and powers, he made a shew of them openly *, triumphing over them in it.b

      References for Colossians 2:15

        • i 2:15 - in it: or, in himself
          16 Let no man therefore judge you in meat,c or in drink, or in respect of an holyday, or of the new moon, or of the sabbath days:

          References for Colossians 2:16

            • j 2:16 - in meat...: or, for eating and drinking
              17 Which are a shadow of things to come ; but the body is of Christ.
              18 Let no man beguiled you of your reward in a voluntary humility and worshipping of angels, intruding into those things which he hath not seen , vainly puffed up by his fleshly mind,

              References for Colossians 2:18

                • k 2:18 - beguile...: or, judge against you