New International Version
You foolish people! Did not the one who made the outside make the inside also?
King James Bible
Ye fools, did not he that made that which is without make that which is within also?
Darby Bible Translation
Fools, has not he who has made the outside made the inside also?
World English Bible
You foolish ones, didn't he who made the outside make the inside also?
Young's Literal Translation
unthinking! did not He who made the outside also the inside make?
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Did not he that made that which is without - Did not the maker of the dish form it so, both outwardly and inwardly, as to answer the purpose for which it was made? And can it answer this purpose without being clean in the inside as well as on the outside? God has made you such, both as to your bodies and souls, as he intended should show forth his praise; but can you think that the purpose of God can be accomplished by you while you only attend to external legal purifications, your hearts being full of rapine and wickedness? How unthinking are you to imagine that God can be pleased with this outward purification, when all within is unholy!
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryFebruary 10 Morning
The light of the body is the eye: therefore when thine eye is single thy whole body also is full of light.--LUKE 11:34. The natural man receiveth not the things of the Spint of God: for they are foolishness unto him: neither can he know them, because they are spiritually discerned.--Open thou mine eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of thy law. I am the light of the world: he that followeth me shall not walk in darkness, but shall have the light of life.--We all, with open face beholding …
Anonymous—Daily Light on the Daily Path
How to Pray
It Shall not be Forgiven.
The Magnificence of Prayer
"But God said to him, 'You fool! This very night your life will be demanded from you. Then who will get what you have prepared for yourself?'
1 Corinthians 15:36
How foolish! What you sow does not come to life unless it dies.
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