Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Having abolished in his flesh the enmity, even the law of commandments contained in ordinances; for to make in himself of twain one new man, so making peace;
in the body of his flesh through death, to present you holy and unblemished and unblameable before him.
Having therefore, brothers, boldness for entrance into the holy things by the blood of Jesus,
For as many as are from works of law are under a curse, for it is written, Cursed is every man who does not continue in all things written in the book of the law, to do them.
having erased the handwriting against us in the regulations that were hostile to us, and he has taken it up from the midst, having nailed it to the cross.
who has become, not according to a law of a carnal commandment, but according to the power of an indestructible life.
In saying, New, he has made the first old. And what is becoming old and obsolete is near disappearance.
Which is a figure for the present time, according to which both gifts and sacrifices are offered that are not able to make the man officiating fully perfect in respect to conscience,
For the law having a shadow of the good things that are coming, not the same substance of the events, with the same sacrifices that are offered continually each year, they are never able to fully perfect those who are approaching.
from whom the whole body, joined together and united together through every connection of the supply, according to the working of each one part within a standard, makes the growth of the body for the construction of itself by love.
2 Corinthians 5:17
So then if any man is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old things have passed away, behold, all things have become new.
For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision avails anything nor uncircumcision, but a new creation.
and having put on the new man, being renewed in knowledge according to an image of him who created him,