Mark 7:5-8

5 So the Pharisees and teachers of the law asked Jesus, “Why don’t your disciples live according to the tradition of the elders instead of eating their food with defiled hands?”
6 He replied, “Isaiah was right when he prophesied about you hypocrites; as it is written: “ ‘These people honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me.
7 They worship me in vain; their teachings are merely human rules.’[a]
8 You have let go of the commands of God and are holding on to human traditions.”

Cross References 3

  • 1. S ver 3; Galatians 1:14; Colossians 2:8
  • 2. Isaiah 29:13
  • 3. S ver 3

Footnotes 1

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