Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Is the law then against the promises of God? God forbid: for if there had been a law given which could have given life, verily righteousness should have been by the law.
But if, while seeking to be justified in Christ, we ourselves have also been found sinners, is Christ then a minister of sin? May it never be!
May it never be! Rather, let God be found true, though every man be found a liar, as it is written,
“That You may be justified in Your words,
And prevail when You are judged.”
The Lord did not make this covenant with our fathers, but with us, with all those of us alive here today.
And He said to him, “What is written in the Law? How does it read to you?”