Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
That the man
So you shall keep My statutes and My judgments,
by which a man may live if he does them; I am the Lord.
And admonished them in order to turn them back to Your law.
they acted arrogantly and did not listen to Your commandments but sinned against Your ordinances,
which if a man observes them he shall live.
turned a stubborn shoulder and stiffened their neck, and would not listen.
I gave them My
statutes and informed them of My ordinances, by which, if a man observes them, he will live.
And he answered, “
You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength, and with all your mind; and your neighbor as yourself.”
However, the Law is not of faith; on the contrary, “ He who practices them shall live by them.”
It will be righteousness for us if we are careful to observe all this commandment before the Lord our God, just as He commanded us.
For it is not an idle word for you; indeed
it is your life. And by this word you will prolong your days in the land, which you are about to cross the Jordan to possess.”
And He said to him,
“What is written in the Law? How does it read to you?”
and this commandment, which was
to result in life, proved to result in death for me;