Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

I do not frustrate the grace of God: for if righteousness come by the law, then Christ is dead in vain.

General references

Bible References

Do not

Galatians 2:18
But if I build up again those things I once destroyed, I demonstrate that I am one who breaks God's law.
Psalm 33:10
The Lord frustrates the decisions of the nations; he nullifies the plans of the peoples.
Mark 7:9
He also said to them, "You neatly reject the commandment of God in order to set up your tradition.

Righteousness

Galatians 2:16
yet we know that no one is justified by the works of the law but by the faithfulness of Jesus Christ. And we have come to believe in Christ Jesus, so that we may be justified by the faithfulness of Christ and not by the works of the law, because by the works of the law no one will be justified.
Galatians 3:21
Is the law therefore opposed to the promises of God? Absolutely not! For if a law had been given that was able to give life, then righteousness would certainly have come by the law.
Galatians 5:2
Listen! I, Paul, tell you that if you let yourselves be circumcised, Christ will be of no benefit to you at all!
Romans 10:3
For ignoring the righteousness that comes from God, and seeking instead to establish their own righteousness, they did not submit to God's righteousness.
Romans 11:6
And if it is by grace, it is no longer by works, otherwise grace would no longer be grace.
Hebrews 7:11
So if perfection had in fact been possible through the Levitical priesthood -- for on that basis the people received the law -- what further need would there have been for another priest to arise, said to be in the order of Melchizedek and not in Aaron's order?

Christ

Isaiah 49:4
But I thought, "I have worked in vain; I have expended my energy for absolutely nothing." But the Lord will vindicate me; my God will reward me.
Jeremiah 8:8
How can you say, "We are wise! We have the law of the Lord"? The truth is, those who teach it have used their writings to make it say what it does not really mean.
1 Corinthians 15:2
and by which you are being saved, if you hold firmly to the message I preached to you -- unless you believed in vain.

General references

Numbers 35:32
And you must not accept a ransom for anyone who has fled to a town of refuge, to allow him to return home and live on his own land before the death of the high priest.
Galatians 2:18
But if I build up again those things I once destroyed, I demonstrate that I am one who breaks God's law.

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