It will be righteousness for us if we are careful to observe all this commandment before the Lord our God, just as He commanded us.
When the sun goes down you shall surely return the pledge to him, that he may sleep in his cloak and bless you; and it will be righteousness for you before the Lord your God.
For not knowing about God’s righteousness and seeking to establish their own, they did not subject themselves to the righteousness of God.
So you shall keep My statutes and My judgments, by which a man may live if he does them; I am the Lord.
Then Phinehas stood up and interposed,
And so the plague was stayed.
Then I shall not be ashamed
When I look upon all Your commandments.
In the way of righteousness is life,
And in its pathway there is no death.
I gave them My statutes and informed them of My ordinances, by which, if a man observes them, he will live.
And He said to him, “You have answered correctly; do this and you will live.”
For Moses writes that the man who practices the righteousness which is based on law shall live by that righteousness.
However, the Law is not of faith; on the contrary, “He who practices them shall live by them.”
For whoever keeps the whole law and yet stumbles in one point, he has become guilty of all.