Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For as many as are of the works of
the Law are under a curse; for it is written, “ Cursed is everyone who does not abide by all things written in the book of the law, to perform them.”
Now we know that whatever the
Law says, it speaks to those who are under the Law, so that every mouth may be closed and all the world may become accountable to God;
the Law brings about wrath, but where there is no law, there also is no violation.
The Law came in so that the transgression would increase; but where sin increased, grace abounded all the more,
What shall we say then? Is the Law sin? May it never be! On the contrary, I would not have come to know sin except through the Law; for I would not have known about coveting if the Law had not said, “ You shall not covet.”
the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus has set you free from the law of sin and of death.
Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to everyone who believes.
May it never be! How shall we who died to sin still live in it?
Therefore, my brethren, you also were
made to die to the Law through the body of Christ, so that you might be joined to another, to Him who was raised from the dead, in order that we might bear fruit for God.
If you have died with Christ to the elementary principles of the world, why, as if you were living in the world, do you submit yourself to decrees, such as,
For you have
died and your life is hidden with Christ in God.
1 Peter 2:24
and He Himself
bore our sins in His body on the cross, so that we might die to sin and live to righteousness; for by His wounds you were healed.
For not one of us
lives for himself, and not one dies for himself;