Bible: Col 2:8-12

2:8 Be careful not to allow anyone to captivate you 1  through an empty, deceitful philosophy 2  that is according to human traditions and the elemental spirits 3  of the world, and not according to Christ. 2:9 For in him all the fullness of deity lives 4  in bodily form, 2:10 and you have been filled in him, who is the head over every ruler and authority. 2:11 In him you also were circumcised – not, however, 5  with a circumcision performed by human hands, but by the removal 6  of the fleshly body, 7  that is, 8  through the circumcision done by Christ. 2:12 Having been buried with him in baptism, you also have been raised with him through your 9  faith in the power 10  of God who raised him from the dead.
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