Bible Verses Like Colossians 2:8

“Beware lest any man spoil you through philosophy and vain deceit, after the tradition of men, after the rudiments of the world, and not after Christ.”


Bible verses related to Colossians 2:8 (similar cross-references)

1 Timothy 6:20 - O Timothy, keep that which is committed to thy trust, avoiding profane and vain babblings, and oppositions of science falsely so called:   (Verses like 1 Timothy 6:20)

Ephesians 5:6 - Let no man deceive you with vain words: for because of these things cometh the wrath of God upon the children of disobedience.   (Verses like Ephesians 5:6)

Colossians 2:20 - Wherefore if ye be dead with Christ from the rudiments of the world, why, as though living in the world, are ye subject to ordinances,   (Verses like Colossians 2:20)

Deuteronomy 6:12 - Then beware lest thou forget the LORD, which brought thee forth out of the land of Egypt, from the house of bondage.   (Verses like Deuteronomy 6:12)

Song of Solomon 2:15 - Take us the foxes, the little foxes, that spoil the vines: for our vines have tender grapes.   (Verses like Song of Solomon 2:15)

Jeremiah 29:8 - For thus saith the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel; Let not your prophets and your diviners, that be in the midst of you, deceive you, neither hearken to your dreams which ye cause to be dreamed.   (Verses like Jeremiah 29:8)

Matthew 7:15 - Beware of false prophets, which come to you in sheep's clothing, but inwardly they are ravening wolves.   (Verses like Matthew 7:15)

Matthew 10:17 - But beware of men: for they will deliver you up to the councils, and they will scourge you in their synagogues;   (Verses like Matthew 10:17)

Matthew 15:2-9 - Why do thy disciples transgress the tradition of the elders? for they wash not their hands when they eat bread.But he answered and said unto them, Why do ye also transgress the commandment of God by your tradition?For God commanded, saying, Honour thy father and mother: and, He that curseth father or mother, let him die the death.But ye say, Whosoever shall say to his father or his mother, It is a gift, by whatsoever thou mightest be profited by me;And honour not his father or his mother, he shall be free. Thus have ye made the commandment of God of none effect by your tradition.Ye hypocrites, well did Esaias prophesy of you, saying,This people draweth nigh unto me with their mouth, and honoureth me with their lips; but their heart is far from me.But in vain they do worship me, teaching for doctrines the commandments of men.   (Verses like Matthew 15:2)

Matthew 16:6 - Then Jesus said unto them, Take heed and beware of the leaven of the Pharisees and of the Sadducees.   (Verses like Matthew 16:6)

Mark 7:3-13 - For the Pharisees, and all the Jews, except they wash their hands oft, eat not, holding the tradition of the elders.And when they come from the market, except they wash, they eat not. And many other things there be, which they have received to hold, as the washing of cups, and pots, brasen vessels, and of tables.Then the Pharisees and scribes asked him, Why walk not thy disciples according to the tradition of the elders, but eat bread with unwashen hands?He answered and said unto them, Well hath Esaias prophesied of you hypocrites, as it is written, This people honoureth me with their lips, but their heart is far from me.Howbeit in vain do they worship me, teaching for doctrines the commandments of men.For laying aside the commandment of God, ye hold the tradition of men, as the washing of pots and cups: and many other such like things ye do.And he said unto them, Full well ye reject the commandment of God, that ye may keep your own tradition.For Moses said, Honour thy father and thy mother; and, Whoso curseth father or mother, let him die the death:But ye say, If a man shall say to his father or mother, It is Corban, that is to say, a gift, by whatsoever thou mightest be profited by me; he shall be free.And ye suffer him no more to do ought for his father or his mother;Making the word of God of none effect through your tradition, which ye have delivered: and many such like things do ye.   (Verses like Mark 7:3)

Acts 17:18 - Then certain philosophers of the Epicureans, and of the Stoicks, encountered him. And some said, What will this babbler say? other some, He seemeth to be a setter forth of strange gods: because he preached unto them Jesus, and the resurrection.   (Verses like Acts 17:18)

Acts 17:32 - And when they heard of the resurrection of the dead, some mocked: and others said, We will hear thee again of this matter.   (Verses like Acts 17:32)

Romans 1:21-22 - Because that, when they knew God, they glorified him not as God, neither were thankful; but became vain in their imaginations, and their foolish heart was darkened.Professing themselves to be wise, they became fools,   (Verses like Romans 1:21)

Romans 16:17 - Now I beseech you, brethren, mark them which cause divisions and offences contrary to the doctrine which ye have learned; and avoid them.   (Verses like Romans 16:17)

1 Corinthians 1:19-23 - For it is written, I will destroy the wisdom of the wise, and will bring to nothing the understanding of the prudent.Where is the wise? where is the scribe? where is the disputer of this world? hath not God made foolish the wisdom of this world?For after that in the wisdom of God the world by wisdom knew not God, it pleased God by the foolishness of preaching to save them that believe.For the Jews require a sign, and the Greeks seek after wisdom:But we preach Christ crucified, unto the Jews a stumblingblock, and unto the Greeks foolishness;   (Verses like 1 Corinthians 1:19)

1 Corinthians 3:18-19 - Let no man deceive himself. If any man among you seemeth to be wise in this world, let him become a fool, that he may be wise.For the wisdom of this world is foolishness with God. For it is written, He taketh the wise in their own craftiness.   (Verses like 1 Corinthians 3:18)

1 Corinthians 15:35-36 - But some man will say, How are the dead raised up? and with what body do they come?Thou fool, that which thou sowest is not quickened, except it die:   (Verses like 1 Corinthians 15:35)

2 Corinthians 10:5 - Casting down imaginations, and every high thing that exalteth itself against the knowledge of God, and bringing into captivity every thought to the obedience of Christ;   (Verses like 2 Corinthians 10:5)

Ephesians 2:2 - Wherein in time past ye walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air, the spirit that now worketh in the children of disobedience:   (Verses like Ephesians 2:2)

Ephesians 4:20 - But ye have not so learned Christ;   (Verses like Ephesians 4:20)

Philippians 3:2 - Beware of dogs, beware of evil workers, beware of the concision.   (Verses like Philippians 3:2)

Colossians 2:18 - Let no man beguile you of your reward in a voluntary humility and worshipping of angels, intruding into those things which he hath not seen, vainly puffed up by his fleshly mind,   (Verses like Colossians 2:18)

Colossians 2:22 - Which all are to perish with the using;) after the commandments and doctrines of men?   (Verses like Colossians 2:22)

2 Timothy 2:17-18 - And their word will eat as doth a canker: of whom is Hymenaeus and Philetus;Who concerning the truth have erred, saying that the resurrection is past already; and overthrow the faith of some.   (Verses like 2 Timothy 2:17)

2 Timothy 3:13 - But evil men and seducers shall wax worse and worse, deceiving, and being deceived.   (Verses like 2 Timothy 3:13)

Hebrews 13:9 - Be not carried about with divers and strange doctrines. For it is a good thing that the heart be established with grace; not with meats, which have not profited them that have been occupied therein.   (Verses like Hebrews 13:9)

1 Peter 1:18 - Forasmuch as ye know that ye were not redeemed with corruptible things, as silver and gold, from your vain conversation received by tradition from your fathers;   (Verses like 1 Peter 1:18)

2 Peter 3:17 - Ye therefore, beloved, seeing ye know these things before, beware lest ye also, being led away with the error of the wicked, fall from your own stedfastness.   (Verses like 2 Peter 3:17)

2 John 1:8 - Look to yourselves, that we lose not those things which we have wrought, but that we receive a full reward.   (Verses like 2 John 1:8)