Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And this I say, that the covenant, that was confirmed before of God in Christ, the law, which was four hundred and thirty years after, cannot disannul, that it should make the promise of none effect.
Then he said unto Abram, Know of a surety that thy seed shall be a stranger in a land that is not theirs and shall serve them, and they shall afflict them four hundred years;
Now the time that the sons of Israel dwelt in Egypt was four hundred and thirty years.
And God spoke thus, That his seed should sojourn in a strange land; and that they should bring them into slavery and mistreat them four hundred years.
Brethren, (I speak after the manner of men) Even when a covenant is of man, once it is confirmed, no one cancels it or adds to it.
Wilt thou disannul my judgment? Wilt thou condemn me, that thou may be justified?
For the LORD of the hosts has purposed, and who shall disannul it? His hand is stretched out, and who shall turn it back?
And your covenant with death shall be disannulled, and your agreement with Sheol shall not stand; when the overflowing scourge shall pass through, then ye shall be trodden down by it.
For there is verily a disannulling of the commandment going before for the weakness and unprofitableness of it;
Is the law then against the promises of God? No, in no wise, for if there had been a law given which could have given life, verily righteousness should have been by the law.
God is not a man, that he should lie; neither the son of man, that he should repent; he said and shall he not do it? He spoke and shall he not execute it?
For the promise that he should be the heir of the world was not to Abraham or to his seed through the law, but through the righteousness of faith.
For when God promised unto Abraham, because he could swear by no greater, he swore by himself,
Ye are empty of the Christ, whosoever of you that justify yourselves by the law; ye are fallen from grace.
But if her husband disallowed her on the day that he heard it, then her vow which she vowed and that which she pronounced with her lips, with which she bound her soul, shall be of no effect, and the LORD shall forgive her.
The LORD brings the counsel of the Gentiles to nought; he makes the devices of the peoples of no effect.
For what if some of them did not believe? Shall their unbelief have made the truth of God without effect?
1 Corinthians 1:17
For Christ sent me not to baptize, but to preach the gospel, not with wisdom of words, lest the cross of Christ should be made void.
And in the eighth day the flesh of his foreskin shall be circumcised.
Not with our fathers did the LORD make this covenant, but with us, all of us who are here alive this day.
as he spoke to our fathers, to Abraham, and to his seed forever.