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And he said to them, Ye are they who justify themselves before men, but God knows your hearts; for what amongst men is highly thought of is an abomination before God.
And he spoke also to some, who trusted in themselves that they were righteous and made nothing of all the rest of men, this parable:
As one born among you shall the stranger who sojourneth with you be unto you; and thou shalt love him as thyself; for ye were strangers in the land of Egypt: I am Jehovah your God.
Then was kindled the anger of Elihu the son of Barachel, the Buzite, of the family of Ram: against Job was his anger kindled, because he justified himself rather than God;
For if Abraham has been justified on the principle of works, he has whereof to boast: but not before God;
For they, being ignorant of God's righteousness, and seeking to establish their own righteousness, have not submitted to the righteousness of God.
but that by law no one is justified with God is evident, because The just shall live on the principle of faith;
Ye see that a man is justified on the principle of works, and not on the principle of faith only.
Which now of these three seems to thee to have been neighbour of him who fell into the hands of the robbers?
Ye have heard that it has been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour and hate thine enemy.
And Man said, The woman, whom thou hast given to be with me, she gave me of the tree, and I ate.
And it shall be our righteousness if we take heed to do all these commandments before Jehovah our God, as he hath commanded us.
And he answering said to him, Teacher, all these things have I kept from my youth.
And the commandment, which was for life, was found, as to me, itself to be unto death: