Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Let all the Gentiles be gathered together as one, and let the peoples be joined; who among them can declare this and show us former things? Let them bring forth their witnesses that they may be justified or let them hear and say, It is truth.
Gird up thy loins now like a man; I will ask thee, and explain thou unto me.
But he, desiring to justify himself, said unto Jesus, And who is my neighbour?
And he said unto them, Ye are they who justify themselves before men, but God knows your hearts, for that which is highly esteemed among men is abomination in the sight of God.
And he spoke this parable unto some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous and despised others:
Who shall accuse the chosen of God's? God is he that justifies them.
For they, being ignorant of God's righteousness and going about to establish their own righteousness, have not submitted themselves unto the righteousness of God.