Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
(For not the hearers of the law are just before God, but the doers of the law shall be justified.
It is true that circumcision is of use if you keep the law, but if you go against the law it is as if you had it not.
And now give ear, O Israel, to the laws and the decisions which I am teaching you, and do them; so that life may be yours, and you may go in and take for yourselves the land which the Lord, the God of your fathers, is giving you.
And Moses sent for all Israel, and said to them, Give ear, O Israel, to the laws and the decisions which I give you today, and give attention to them so that you may keep and do them.
So give ear, O Israel, and take care to do this; so that it may be well for you, and you may be greatly increased, as the Lord the God of your fathers has given you his word, in a land flowing with milk and honey.
They are not in heaven, for you to say, Who will go up to heaven for us and give us knowledge of them so that we may do them?
And I gave them my rules and made clear to them my orders, which, if a man keeps them, will be life to him.
And as for you, son of man, the children of your people are talking together about you by the walls and in the doorways of the houses, saying to one another, Come now, give ear to the word which comes from the Lord.
Not everyone who says to me, Lord, Lord, will go into the kingdom of heaven; but he who does the pleasure of my Father in heaven.
But he said to them in answer, My mother and my brothers are those who have knowledge of the word of God and do it.
But be doers of the word, and not only hearers of it, blinding yourselves with false ideas.
1 John 2:29
If you have knowledge that he is upright, it is clear to you that everyone who does righteousness is his offspring.
1 John 3:7
My little children, let no man take you out of the true way: he who does righteousness is upright, even as he is upright;
Because by the works of the law no man is able to have righteousness in his eyes, for through the law comes the knowledge of sin.
For Moses says that the man who does the righteousness which is of the law will get life by it.
And a certain teacher of the law got up and put him to the test, saying, Master, what have I to do so that I may have eternal life?
Now that no man gets righteousness by the law in the eyes of God, is clear; because, The upright will be living by faith.
If God is one; and he will give righteousness because of faith to those who have circumcision, and through faith to those who have not circumcision.
For if Abraham got righteousness by works, he has reason for pride; but not before God.
I say to you, This man went back to his house with God's approval, and not the other: for everyone who makes himself high will be made low and whoever makes himself low will be made high.
And through him everyone who has faith is made free from all those things, from which the law of Moses was not able to make you free.
Being conscious that a man does not get righteousness by the works of the law, but through faith in Jesus Christ, we had faith in Christ Jesus, so that we might get righteousness by faith in Christ, and not by the works of the law: because by the works of the law will no flesh get righteousness.
You are cut off from Christ, you who would have righteousness by the law; you are turned away from grace.
Was not the righteousness of Abraham our father judged by his works, when he made an offering of Isaac his son on the altar?