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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 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.
Luke 18:9
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:
Leviticus 19:34
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.
Job 32:2
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;
Romans 4:2
For if Abraham has been justified on the principle of works, he has whereof to boast: but not before God;
Romans 10:3
For they, being ignorant of God's righteousness, and seeking to establish their own righteousness, have not submitted to the righteousness of God.
Galatians 3:11
but that by law no one is justified with God is evident, because The just shall live on the principle of faith;
James 2:24
Ye see that a man is justified on the principle of works, and not on the principle of faith only.


Luke 10:36
Which now of these three seems to thee to have been neighbour of him who fell into the hands of the robbers?
Matthew 5:43
Ye have heard that it has been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour and hate thine enemy.

General references

Genesis 3:12
And Man said, The woman, whom thou hast given to be with me, she gave me of the tree, and I ate.
Deuteronomy 6:25
And it shall be our righteousness if we take heed to do all these commandments before Jehovah our God, as he hath commanded us.
Mark 10:20
And he answering said to him, Teacher, all these things have I kept from my youth.
Romans 7:10
And the commandment, which was for life, was found, as to me, itself to be unto death: