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;
yet now hath He reconciled in the body of his flesh, through death, to present you holy, and unblameable, and unreproveable in his sight:
Having therefore, brethren, free admission into the holy places by the blood of Jesus,
For as many as are of the works of the law, are under the curse; for it is written, Cursed be every one that continueth not in all things which are written in the book of the law, to do them.
and cancelled the obligation we were under by ritual decrees, which was grievous to us, and hath taken it quite away, even nailing it to his cross.
who is made not according to the law of a temporary command, but according to the power of an endless life.
Now by saying, a new covenant, He hath antiquated the first: and what is antiquated, and groweth old, is near it's exit.
Which figure remains to the present time, wherein gifts and sacrifices are offered, that cannot perfect the worshipper as to his conscience,
For the law having but a faint shadow of good things to come, and not the full image of the things, can never, even by the great annual sacrifices which they offer statedly, make the comers thereunto perfect.
from whom the whole body being fitly joined together and compacted by the aid of every joint, according to the operation proportioned to every part, maketh an increase to the edification of itself in love.
2 Corinthians 5:17
And therefore if any one be in Christ, he is created anew: old things are passed away, behold all things are become new.
For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision availeth any thing, nor uncircumcision, but being created anew.
and have put on the new man, which is renewed in knowledge, after the image of Him that created him.