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15For neither circumcision nor uncircumcision is anything; but a new creation is everything!

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15. availeth—The oldest manuscripts read, "is" (compare Ga 5:6). Not only are they of no avail, but they are nothing. So far are they from being matter for "glorying," that they are "nothing." But Christ's cross is "all in all," as a subject for glorying, in "the new creature" (Eph 2:10, 15, 16).

new creature—(2Co 5:17). A transformation by the renewal of the mind (Ro 12:2).




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