Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But before faith came, we were kept under the law, shut up unto the faith which should afterwards be revealed.
Why then was the Law given? It was imposed later on for the sake of defining sin, until the seed should come to whom God had made the promise; and its details were laid down by a mediator with the help of angels.
Now I say that so long as an heir is a child, he in no respect differs from a slave, although he is the owner of everything,
simply fixing our gaze upon Jesus, our Prince Leader in the faith, who will also award us the prize. He, for the sake of the joy which lay before Him, patiently endured the cross, looking with contempt upon its shame, and afterwards seated Himself-- where He still sits--at the right hand of the throne of God.
But, when the time was fully come, God sent forth His Son, born of a woman, born subject to Law,
But if the Spirit is leading you, you are not subject to Law.
But it cannot be denied that all that the Law says is addressed to those who are living under the Law, in order that every mouth may be stopped, and that the whole world may await sentence from God.
For Sin shall not be lord over you, since you are subjects not of Law, but of grace.
1 Corinthians 9:20
To the Jews I have become like a Jew in order to win Jews; to men under the Law as if I were under the Law--although I am not--in order to win those who are under the Law;
And He turned towards His disciples and said to them apart, "Blessed are the eyes which see what you see!
All these died in the possession of faith. They had not received the promised blessings, but had seen them from a distance and had greeted them, and had acknowledged themselves to be foreigners and strangers here on earth;
1 Peter 1:11
They were eager to know the time which the Spirit of Christ within them kept indicating, or the characteristics of that time, when they solemnly made known beforehand the sufferings that were to come upon Christ and the glories which would follow.