Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Christ hath redeemed us from the curse of the law, being made a curse for us: for it is written, Cursed is every one that hangeth on a tree:
For there is a curse upon all who rely on obedience to the Law, for the Scripture says, "Cursed be anyone who does not stand by everything that is written in the Book of the Law and obey it."
to ransom those who were subject to law, so that we might receive adoption.
"You must all drink from it, for this is my blood which ratifies the agreement, and is to be poured out for many people, for the forgiveness of their sins.
but by his mercy they are made upright for nothing, by the deliverance secured through Christ Jesus.
who was given up to death to make up for our offenses, and raised to life to make us upright.
For though it was impossible for the Law to do it, hampered as it was by our physical limitations, God, by sending his own Son in our sinful physical form, as a sin-offering, put his condemnation upon sin through his physical nature,
2 Corinthians 5:21
He made him who knew nothing of sin to be sin, for our sake, so that through union with him we might become God's uprightness.
and lead loving lives, just as Christ loved you and gave himself for you, as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God.
He gave himself for us, to free us from all wickedness and purify for himself a people of his own, eager to do right.
Such a high priest we needed??odly, blameless, unstained, removed from sinful men and raised above the very heavens;
taking with him no blood of goats and calves, but his own, and secured our permanent deliverance.
for bulls' and goats' blood is powerless to remove sin.
1 Peter 1:18
for you know that you have not been ransomed with anything perishable like silver or gold, from the futile way of living in which you were brought up,
1 Peter 2:24
He carried the burden of our sins in his own body on the cross, in order that we might die to sin and live for uprightness. By his wounds you have been healed.
1 Peter 3:18
For Christ himself died once for all, for sin, an upright man for unrighteous men, to bring us to God, and was physically put to death, but he was made alive in the Spirit.
1 John 2:1
My dear children, I am writing you this so that you may not sin; yet if anyone does sin, we have in Jesus Christ one who is upright and will intercede for us with the Father.
1 John 4:10
The love consists not in our having loved God, but in his loving us and sending his Son as an atoning sacrifice for our sins.
and from Jesus Christ the trustworthy witness, the firstborn of the dead, and the sovereign of the kings of the earth. To him who loves us and has released us from our sins by his blood
Then they sang a new song: "You deserve to take the roll and open its seals, for you have been slaughtered, and with your blood have bought for God men from every tribe, tongue, people, and nation,
All the inhabitants of the earth whose names have not from the foundation of the world been written in the slain Lamb's book of life, will worship it.
Jesus said to him, "What does the Law say? How does it read?"
There they crucified him, with two others, one on each side and Jesus in the middle.
For we hold that a man is made upright by faith; the observance of the Law has nothing to do with it.