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Was not Abraham our father justified by works, when he had offered Isaac his son upon the altar?

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Matthew 3:9
and do not think to say to yourselves, 'We have Abraham as our father.' For I tell you that God is able to raise up children to Abraham from these stones.
Luke 1:73
the oath which he swore to our father Abraham:
Luke 16:24
And he called out, 'Father Abraham, have mercy upon me, and send Lazarus to dip the tip of his finger in water and cool my tongue; for I am in agony in this flame.'
John 8:39
They answered him, "Abraham is our father." Jesus said to them, "If you were Abraham's children, you would do the things Abraham did,
Acts 7:2
And he said: "Hear me, brethren and fathers! The God of glory appeared to our father Abraham when he was in Mesopotamia, before he lived in Haran,
Romans 4:1
What then shall we say that Abraham, our forefather according to the flesh, has found?

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James 2:24
You see that a man is justified by works and not by faith alone.