New Living Translation
Such rules are mere human teachings about things that deteriorate as we use them.
King James Bible
Which all are to perish with the using;) after the commandments and doctrines of men?
Darby Bible Translation
(things which are all for destruction in the using of them:) according to the injunctions and teachings of men,
World English Bible
(all of which perish with use), according to the precepts and doctrines of men?
Young's Literal Translation
which are all for destruction with the using, after the commands and teachings of men,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
2:22 Perish in the using - Have no farther use, no influence on the mind.
I shall this morning, by God's help, address you upon the two portions of the text. First, I shall endeavour to describe Christ as spoiling his enemies on the cross; and having done that I shall lead your imagination and your faith further on to see the Saviour in triumphal procession upon his cross, leading his enemies captive, and making a shew of them openly before the eyes of the astonished universe. I.First, our faith is invited this morning to behold CHRIST MAKING A SPOIL OF PRINCIPALITIES …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 5: 1859
A Warning to Believers
Conflict and Comfort.
Bands of Love; Or, Union to Christ. "I Drew them with Cords of a Man, with Bands of Love: and I was to them as they that Take Off the Yoke on their Jaws, and I Laid Meat unto Them. " --Hosea xi. 4.
And so the Lord says, "These people say they are mine. They honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me. And their worship of me is nothing but man-made rules learned by rote.
Their worship is a farce, for they teach man-made ideas as commands from God.'"
1 Corinthians 6:13
You say, "Food was made for the stomach, and the stomach for food." (This is true, though someday God will do away with both of them.) But you can't say that our bodies were made for sexual immorality. They were made for the Lord, and the Lord cares about our bodies.
"Don't handle! Don't taste! Don't touch!"?
They must stop listening to Jewish myths and the commands of people who have turned away from the truth.
2 Peter 2:12
These false teachers are like unthinking animals, creatures of instinct, born to be caught and destroyed. They scoff at things they do not understand, and like animals, they will be destroyed.
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