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

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Luke 16:15
"You are they," He said to them, "who boast of their own goodness before men, but God sees your hearts; for that which holds a proud position among men is detestable in God's sight.
Luke 18:9
And to some who relied on themselves as being righteous men, and looked down upon all others, He addressed this parable.
Romans 4:2
For if he was held to be righteous on the ground of his actions, he has something to boast of; but not in the presence of God.
Romans 10:3
Ignorant of the righteousness which God provides and building their hopes upon a righteousness of their own, they have refused submission to God's righteousness.
Galatians 3:11
It is evident, too, that no one can find acceptance with God simply by obeying the Law, because "the righteous shall live by faith,"
James 2:24
You all see that it is because of actions that a man is pronounced righteous, and not simply because of faith.


Luke 10:36
"Which of those three seems to you to have acted like a fellow man to him who fell among the robbers?"
Matthew 5:43
"You have heard that it was said, 'Thou shalt love thy neighbour and hate thine enemy.'

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Mark 10:20
"Rabbi," he replied, "all these Commandments I have carefully obeyed from my youth."
Romans 7:10
and, as it turned out, the very Commandment which was to bring me life, brought me death.