Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Therefore by the deeds of the law there shall no flesh be justified in his sight: for by the law is the knowledge of sin.

In his sight

Bible References


Romans 3:28
We therefore consider a man to be made righteous by faith independent of works of law.
Romans 2:13
For the hearers of the law are not righteous with God, but the doers of the law will be made righteous.
Romans 4:13
For the promise to Abraham or to his seed, for him to be heir of the world, was not through law, but through a righteousness of faith.
Romans 9:32
Why? Because it was not from faith but as from works of law. For they stumbled at the stone of stumbling,
Acts 13:39
And from all things of which ye could not be make righteous by the Law of Moses, in this man every man who believes is made righteous.
Galatians 2:16
knowing that a man is not made righteous from works of law, instead through faith of Jesus Christ. And we believed in Christ Jesus, so that we might be made righteous from faith of Christ, and not from works of law, because no fles
Galatians 3:10
For as many as are from works of law are under a curse, for it is written, Cursed is every man who does not continue in all things written in the book of the law, to do them.
Galatians 5:4
Ye were discharged from the Christ, ye who are made righteous by law. Ye have fallen from grace.
Ephesians 2:8
For ye are saved by grace through faith, and this a gift of God, not from you,
Titus 3:5
he saved us, not of works in righteousness that we did, but according to his mercy through the washing of regeneration and renewing of the Holy Spirit,
James 2:9
But if ye respect personages, ye work sin, being convicted by the law as transgressors.

No flesh

Job 25:4
How then can man be just with God? Or how can he be clean who is born of a woman?
Psalm 130:3
If thou, LORD, should note iniquities, O LORD, who could stand?
Psalm 143:2
And enter not into judgment with thy servant. For in thy sight no man living is righteous.
James 2:20
But do thou want to know, O vain man, that faith apart from works is dead?

In his sight

Job 15:15
Behold, he puts no trust in his holy ones. Yea, the heavens are not clean in his sight:
Job 25:5
Behold, even the moon has no brightness. And the stars are not pure in his sight.

For by the

Romans 7:7
What will we say then? The law is sin? May it not happen! Yet I did not know sin except through law. For likewise I would not have known lust, if the law did not say, Thou shall not covet.
Galatians 2:19
For I, through law, died to law, so that I might live to God.

General references

Genesis 3:11
And he said, Who told thee that thou was naked? Have thou eaten of the tree, of which I commanded thee that thou should not eat?
Matthew 22:40
On these two commandments hang all the law, and the prophets.
John 16:9
About sin because they truly did not believe in me,
Romans 3:28
We therefore consider a man to be made righteous by faith independent of works of law.
Ephesians 2:9
not from works, so that not any man may boast.