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But he, willing to justify himself, said unto Jesus, And who is my neighbour?

Bible References


Luke 16:15
And he said unto them, Ye are they that justify yourselves in the sight of men; but God knoweth your hearts: for that which is exalted among men is an abomination in the sight of God.
Luke 18:9
And he spake also this parable unto certain who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and set all others at nought:
Leviticus 19:34
The stranger that sojourneth with you shall be unto you as the home-born among you, and thou shalt love him as thyself; for ye were sojourners in the land of Egypt: I am Jehovah your God.
Job 32:2
Then was kindled the wrath of Elihu the son of Barachel the Buzite, of the family of Ram: against Job was his wrath kindled, because he justified himself rather than God.
Romans 4:2
For if Abraham was justified by works, he hath whereof to glory; but not toward God.
Romans 10:3
For being ignorant of God's righteousness, and seeking to establish their own, they did not subject themselves to the righteousness of God.
Galatians 3:11
Now that no man is justified by the law before God, is evident: for, The righteous shall live by faith;
James 2:24
Ye see that by works a man is justified, and not only by faith.


Luke 10:36
Which of these three, thinkest thou, proved neighbor unto him that fell among the robbers?
Matthew 5:43
Ye have heard that it was said, Thou shalt love thy neighbor, and hate thine enemy:

General references

Genesis 3:12
And the man said, The woman whom thou gavest to be with me, she gave me of the tree, and I did eat.
Deuteronomy 6:25
And it shall be righteousness unto us, if we observe to do all this commandment before Jehovah our God, as he hath commanded us.
Mark 10:20
And he said unto him, Teacher, all these things have I observed from my youth.
Romans 7:10
and the commandment, which was unto life, this I found to be unto death: