Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But the Pharisees and the
lawyers rejected God’s purpose for themselves, not having been baptized by John.
One of the
lawyers *said to Him in reply, “Teacher, when You say this, You insult us too.”
One of them,
a lawyer, asked Him a question, testing Him,
A ruler questioned Him, saying, “Good Teacher, what shall I do to inherit eternal life?”
And someone came to Him and said, “Teacher, what good thing shall I do that I may obtain eternal life?”
and after he brought them out, he said, “Sirs,
what must I do to be saved?”
if the inheritance is based on law, it is no longer based on a promise; but God has granted it to Abraham by means of a promise.