Bible: Gal 6:12-16

6:12 Those who want to make a good showing in external matters 1  are trying to force you to be circumcised. They do so 2  only to avoid being persecuted 3  for the cross of Christ. 6:13 For those who are circumcised do not obey the law themselves, but they want you to be circumcised so that they can boast about your flesh. 4  6:14 But may I never boast except in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, through which 5  the world has been crucified to me, and I to the world. 6:15 For 6  neither circumcision nor uncircumcision counts for 7  anything; the only thing that matters is a new creation! 8  6:16 And all who will behave 9  in accordance with this rule, peace and mercy be on them, and on the Israel of God. 10 

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