LEGALISM

You cannot eat that meat !
You must be circumcised !
You cannot get married !
These doctrines we devised.

You must keep the Sabbath day !
You must not drink that wine !
You must not break these rules
Or a penance we will find.

You must give a tithe !
You must not talk back !
You must not think for yourself !
These laws you can't attack.

'Why not ? I ask 'Why not ?
for the Christ has made me free;
I rebuke your legalism -
and I listen not to thee'

'For with the yoke of bondage
you enslave the human race;
All you Christians, who teach the law
have fallen from God's grace'

Galatians 5:1-10

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