Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Wherefore the law was our schoolmaster to bring us unto Christ, that we might be justified by faith.

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The law

Galatians 3:25
But now faith that is come, we are no longer under a tutor.
Galatians 2:19
For I through the law died unto the law, that I might live unto God.
Galatians 4:2
but is under guardians and stewards until the day appointed of the father.
Matthew 5:17
Think not that I came to destroy the law or the prophets: I came not to destroy, but to fulfil.
Acts 13:38
Be it known unto you therefore, brethren, that through this man is proclaimed unto you remission of sins:
Romans 3:20
because by the works of the law shall no flesh be justified in his sight; for through the law cometh the knowledge of sin.
Romans 7:7
What shall we say then? Is the law sin? God forbid. Howbeit, I had not known sin, except through the law: for I had not known coveting, except the law had said, Thou shalt not covet:
Romans 10:4
For Christ is the end of the law unto righteousness to every one that believeth.
Colossians 2:17
which are a shadow of the things to come; but the body is Christ's.
Hebrews 7:18
For there is a disannulling of a foregoing commandment because of its weakness and unprofitableness
Hebrews 9:8
the Holy Spirit this signifying, that the way into the holy place hath not yet been made manifest, while the first tabernacle is yet standing;
Hebrews 10:1
For the law having a shadow of the good things to come, not the very image of the things, can never with the same sacrifices year by year, which they offer continually, make perfect them that draw nigh.


Galatians 2:16
yet knowing that a man is not justified by the works of the law but through faith in Jesus Christ, even we believed on Christ Jesus, that we might be justified by faith in Christ, and not by the works of the law: because by the works of the law shall no flesh be justified.
Acts 13:39
and by him every one that believeth is justified from all things, from which ye could not be justified by the law of Moses.

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Romans 3:28
We reckon therefore that a man is justified by faith apart from the works of the law.