Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For Moses describeth the righteousness which is of the law, That the man which doeth those things shall live by them.

Bible References

That the man

Leviticus 18:5
So keep my rules and my decisions, which, if a man does them, will be life to him: I am the Lord.
Nehemiah 9:29
And gave witness against them so that you might make them come back again to your law: but their hearts were lifted up, and they gave no attention to your orders and went against your decisions (which, if a man keeps them, will be life to him), and turning their backs on you, made their necks stiff and did not give ear.
Ezekiel 20:11
And I gave them my rules and made clear to them my orders, which, if a man keeps them, will be life to him.
Luke 10:27
And he, answering, said, Have love for the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind; and for your neighbour as for yourself.
Galatians 3:12
And the law is not of faith; but, He who does them will have life by them.

General references

Deuteronomy 6:25
And it will be our righteousness if we take care to keep all this order before the Lord our God as he has given it to us.
Deuteronomy 32:47
And this is no small thing for you, but it is your life, and through this you may make your days long in the land which you are going over Jordan to take for your heritage.
Luke 10:26
And he said to him, What does the law say, in your reading of it?
Romans 7:10
And I made the discovery that the law whose purpose was to give life had become a cause of death:

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain