Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
but the Pharisees and experts in the Law thwarted God's purpose for themselves, by refusing to be baptized by him.
At this, one of the experts in the Law said to him, "Master, when you say that, you affront us too."
and one of them, an expert in the Law, to test him, asked,
A member of the council asked him, "Good master, what must I do to make sure of eternal life?"
A man came up to him and said, "Master, what good deed must I do to obtain eternal life?"
He led them out of the jail and said to them, "Gentlemen, what must I do to be saved?"
If our inheritance rests on the Law, it has nothing to do with the promise. Yet it was as a promise that God bestowed it upon Abraham.