August 13, 2017
of false doctrine
Paul asks the Colossians
in this letter.
This question indicates where his concern reached a fever pitch.
1. They don't work. They are of no value against fleshly indulgence.
2. They have been presented to the Colossians as having religious significance.
Where is the mind of the man who adopts these practices of Colossians 2 as his religious manner of living?
On the world, and on himself.
3. Those who follow these decrees are NOT setting their mind on the things above, where Christ is!
These self-made religious practices are inserting themselves as counterfeit substitutes for walking in Christ .
The cure is found right where the disease is...
for full notes: http://www.lbible.org/index.php?proc=msg&sf=vw&tid=1071