Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For the law made nothing perfect, but the bringing in of a better hope did; by the which we draw nigh unto God.
The bringing in
The bringing in
So the law was our tutor to lead us to Christ, that we might be justified by faith.
so that, by two unchangeable things in which it is impossible for God to lie, we who have taken refuge would have strong encouragement to take hold of the hope set before us.
But as it is, he has obtained a ministry which is as much more excellent than the old as the covenant he mediates is better, since it is enacted on better promises.
because God had provided something better for us, that apart from us they should not be made perfect.
For the law was given through Moses; grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.
For what the law could not do, in that it was weakened through the flesh, God did by sending his own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh, and for sin: he condemned sin in the flesh,
To them God willed to make known what is the riches of the glory of this mystery among the Gentiles, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory.
1 Timothy 1:1
Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the command of God our Savior and of Christ Jesus our hope,
Let us then with confidence draw near to the throne of grace, that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in time of need.
Therefore, brethren, since we have confidence to enter the holy place by the blood of Jesus,
Jesus said to him, "I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.
through whom we have obtained access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and we rejoice in our hope of the glory of God.
But now in Christ Jesus you who once were far off have been brought near in the blood of Christ.
in whom we have boldness and confidence of access through our faith in him.