Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Wherefore then serveth the law? It was added because of transgressions, till the seed should come to whom the promise was made; and it was ordained by angels in the hand of a mediator.

Bible References

Then

Romans 3:1
What advantage then hath the Jew? or what benefit is there from circumcision?
Romans 7:7
Do we then conclude, that the law is the cause of sin? by no means; but I should not have had such a notion of sin, had it not been for the law: for I should not have known concupiscence was a sin, unless the law had said, "thou shalt not covet."

It was added

Galatians 3:21
Is the law then opposite to the promises? by no means. for if there had been a law given, which could have given life, certainly justification should have been by the law.
Luke 16:31
Abraham replied, if they disregard Moses and the prophets, they will not believe any one, though he rose from the dead.
John 5:45
don't imagine that I shall accuse you to my father: even Moses himself in whom you confide, will be your accuser.
John 15:22
if I had not appear'd, and inform'd them, they would have been innocent: but now they have no excuse for their sin.
Romans 2:13
for not the bare hearers of the law, but they who observe the law, are such as shall be justified, before God.
Romans 3:19
Now we know that whatever the law says, it says to those who are under the law: that every one may be silenc'd, and all the world plead guilty before God.
Romans 4:15
because the effect of the law is punishment: for if there had been no law, there could have been no transgression.
Romans 5:20
the law was introduc'd, that the greatness of the fall might fully appear; but the more sin display'd its enormity, the divine favour was so much the more transcendent.
Romans 7:7
Do we then conclude, that the law is the cause of sin? by no means; but I should not have had such a notion of sin, had it not been for the law: for I should not have known concupiscence was a sin, unless the law had said, "thou shalt not covet."
1 Timothy 1:8
I own that the law is good, if a man make a right use of it:

Till

Galatians 3:16
now to Abraham and his offspring were the promises made. he does not say, "to offsprings," as if he spoke of many; but as speaking of one, "and to thy offspring," which means Christ.
Galatians 4:1
Now I say, that the heir, as long as he is a child, is in a state of servitude, tho' he is to be lord of all;

By

Acts 7:53
you, I say, who received the law by the administration of angels, but have not however observ'd it.
Hebrews 2:2
for if the law deliver'd by angels was put in execution, and every transgression and disobedience was justly punish'd as it deserv'd;