Paul in Colossians 2

[ Return to: “But Paul said… ” Series Main Page ] Colossians 2:16-17 (ESV), Paul writes:  “Therefore let no one pass judgment on you in questions of food and drink, or with regard to a festival or a new moon or a Sabbath.  These are a shadow of the things …

Paul in Romans 14

[ Return to: “But Paul said… ” Series Main Page ] Some use the verse below to suggest we should not observe the Sabbath or any of the Biblical Holidays commanded in Leviticus Chapter 23. Romans 14:5-6 (ESV), Paul writes:  “One person esteems one day as better than another, while …

Paul in Ephesians 2

[ Return to: “But Paul said… ” Series Main Page ] An often quoted verse in support that Jesus abolished the law is Ephesians 2:14-15 (ESV):  “For he himself is our peace, who has made us both one and has broken down in his flesh the dividing wall of hostility …

Paul on Circumcision

[ Return to: “But Paul said… ” Series Main Page ] [ this study is still in rough draft form ] send comments here Acts 15 & 1 Corinthians 7:18-20 There are two types of circumcision discussed in the Bible, internal (of the heart – reflecting a repentant heart through …

But Paul Said…

While it is not necessary to refute every twisted interpretation attributed to Paul I will add a few here.  I highly recommend you read “Was Paul a False Teacher?” first before proceeding here. In 2 Peter 3:15-17 (ESV), Peter cautions about those who are “ignorant and unstable twist” Paul’s letters …