• Luke 2:8
    Now there were in the same country shepherds living out in the fields, keeping watch over their flock by night.
     
  • Deuteronomy 12:29-30
    "When the LORD your God cuts off from before you the nations which you go to dispossess, and you displace them and dwell in their land, take heed to yourself that you are not ensnared to follow them, after they are destroyed from before you, and that you do not inquire after their gods, saying, "How did these nations serve their gods? I also will do likewise."
     
  • Deuteronomy 12:32
    "Whatever I command you, be careful to observe it; you shall not add to it nor take away from it.

     
  • Matthew 15:9
    And in vain they worship Me,
    Teaching as doctrines the commandments of men.""
     
  • Luke 2:4-5
    Joseph also went up from Galilee, out of the city of Nazareth, into Judea, to the city of David, which is called Bethlehem, because he was of the house and lineage of David, to be registered with Mary, his betrothed wife, who was with child.
     
  • John 4:24
    God is Spirit, and those who worship Him must worship in spirit and truth."
     
  • Mark 7:9
    He said to them, "All too well you reject the commandment of God, that you may keep your tradition.
     
  • Mark 7:13
    making the word of God of no effect through your tradition which you have handed down. And many such things you do.'