Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Galatians 1:14 in English Standard Version "And I was advancing in Judaism beyond many of my own age among my people, so extremely zealous was I for the traditions of my fathers." Jer 9:14 but have stubbornly followed their own hearts and have gone after the Baals, as their fathers taught them. Mt 15:2 “Why do your disciples break the tradition of the elders? For they do not wash their hands when they eat.” Ac 21:20 And when they heard it, they glorified God. And they said to him, “You see, brother, how many thousands there are among the Jews of those who have believed. They are all zealous for the law, Php 3:6 as to zeal, a persecutor of the church; as to righteousness under the law, blameless. 2Ti 1:3 I thank God whom I serve, as did my ancestors, with a clear conscience, as I remember you constantly in my prayers night and day.