Bible: Colossians 2:16-23

2:16 Therefore do not let anyone judge you with respect to food or drink, or in the matter of a feast, new moon, or Sabbath days 2:17 these are only 1  the shadow of the things to come, but the reality 2  is Christ! 3  2:18 Let no one who delights in humility and the worship of angels pass judgment on you. That person goes on at great lengths 4  about what he has supposedly seen, but he is puffed up with empty notions by his fleshly mind. 5  2:19 He has not held fast 6  to the head from whom the whole body, supported 7  and knit together through its ligaments and sinews, grows with a growth that is from God. 8 

2:20 If you have died with Christ to the elemental spirits 9  of the world, why do you submit to them as though you lived in the world? 2:21 Do not handle! Do not taste! Do not touch! 2:22 These are all destined to perish with use, founded as they are 10  on human commands and teachings. 11  2:23 Even though they have the appearance of wisdom 12  with their self-imposed worship and false humility 13  achieved by an 14  unsparing treatment of the body – a wisdom with no true value – they in reality result in fleshly indulgence. 15 

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