Bible Verses about Rudiments of the World
Beware lest anyone cheat you through philosophy and empty deceit, according to the tradition of men, according to the basic principles of the world, and not according to Christ.
But then, indeed, when you did not know God, you served those which by nature are not gods. But now after you have known God, or rather are known by God, how is it that you turn again to the weak and beggarly elements, to which you desire again to be in bondage?
in which you once walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air, the spirit who now works in the sons of disobedience,