Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
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.
And he spake also this parable unto certain who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and set all others at nought:
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.
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.
For if Abraham was justified by works, he hath whereof to glory; but not toward God.
For being ignorant of God's righteousness, and seeking to establish their own, they did not subject themselves to the righteousness of God.
Now that no man is justified by the law before God, is evident: for, The righteous shall live by faith;
Ye see that by works a man is justified, and not only by faith.
Which of these three, thinkest thou, proved neighbor unto him that fell among the robbers?
Ye have heard that it was said, Thou shalt love thy neighbor, and hate thine enemy:
And the man said, The woman whom thou gavest to be with me, she gave me of the tree, and I did eat.
And it shall be righteousness unto us, if we observe to do all this commandment before Jehovah our God, as he hath commanded us.
And he said unto him, Teacher, all these things have I observed from my youth.
and the commandment, which was unto life, this I found to be unto death: