Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now we know that what things soever the law saith, it saith to them who are under the law: that every mouth may be stopped, and all the world may become guilty before God.
Actually, there are many advantages. First of all, the Jews were entrusted with the oracles of God.
For all who have sinned apart from the law will also perish apart from the law, and all who have sinned under the law will be judged by the law.
Jesus answered, "Is it not written in your law, 'I said, you are gods'?
Now this happened to fulfill the word that is written in their law, 'They hated me without reason.'
1 Corinthians 9:20
To the Jews I became like a Jew to gain the Jews. To those under the law I became like one under the law (though I myself am not under the law) to gain those under the law.
Now before faith came we were held in custody under the law, being kept as prisoners until the coming faith would be revealed.
to redeem those who were under the law, so that we may be adopted as sons with full rights.
But if you are led by the Spirit, you are not under the law.
And all the
What then? Are we better off? Certainly not, for we have already charged that Jews and Greeks alike are all under sin,
Therefore you are without excuse, whoever you are, when you judge someone else. For on whatever grounds you judge another, you condemn yourself, because you who judge practice the same things.
For all who rely on doing the works of the law are under a curse, because it is written, "Cursed is everyone who does not keep on doing everything written in the book of the law."
On the eighth day the flesh of his foreskin must be circumcised.
"As surely as I live, declares the sovereign Lord, you will not quote this proverb in Israel anymore!
All the law and the prophets depend on these two commandments."
He said to him, "What is written in the law? How do you understand it?"
concerning sin, because they do not believe in me;
1 Corinthians 1:29
so that no one can boast in his presence.