Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

I will declare thy righteousness, and thy works; for they shall not profit thee.

Bible References

General references

Isaiah 1:11
"What are the multitude of your sacrifices to me?," says the LORD. "I have had enough of the burnt offerings of rams, and the fat of fed animals. I do not delight in the blood of bulls, or of lambs, or of male goats.
Isaiah 58:2
Yet they seek me daily, and delight to know my ways: as a nation that did righteousness, and did not forsake the ordinance of their God, they ask of me righteous judgments; they delight to draw near to God.
Isaiah 59:6
Their webs shall not become garments, neither shall they cover themselves with their works: their works are works of iniquity, and the act of violence is in their hands.
Isaiah 64:5
You meet him who rejoices and works righteousness, those who remember you in your ways. Behold, you were angry, and we sinned. We have been in sin for a long time; and shall we be saved?
Isaiah 66:3
He who slaughters an ox is like one who strikes down a man; he who sacrifices a lamb, as he who breaks a dog's neck; he who offers an offering, as he who offers pig's blood; he who burns frankincense, as he who blesses an idol. Yes, they have chosen their own ways, and their soul delights in their abominations:
Jeremiah 7:4
Do not trust in lying words, saying, "The LORD's temple, The LORD's temple, The LORD's temple, are these."
Micah 3:2
You who hate the good, and love the evil; who tear off their skin, and their flesh from off their bones;
Matthew 23:5
But all their works they do to be seen by others. They make their tefillin broad and enlarge the fringe of their garments,
Romans 3:10
As it is written, "There is no one righteous; no, not one.
Romans 10:2
For I testify about them that they have a zeal for God, but not according to knowledge.