Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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.

No flesh

Bible References

Therefore

Romans 3:28
For we hold that a man is made upright by faith; the observance of the Law has nothing to do with it.
Romans 2:13
For merely hearing the Law read does not make a man upright in the sight of God; men must obey the Law to be made upright.
Romans 4:13
For the promise made to Abraham and his descendants that the world should belong to him did not come to him or his descendants through the Law, but through the uprightness that resulted from his faith.
Romans 9:32
And why? Because they did not seek it through faith, but through doing certain things. They stumbled over that stone that makes people stumble,
Acts 13:39
and that through union with him everyone who believes is cleared of every charge of which the Law of Moses could not clear you.
Galatians 2:16
but who know that a man is not made upright by doing what the Law commands, but by faith in Christ Jesus??ven we believed in Christ Jesus, so as to be made upright by faith in Christ and not by doing what the Law commands??or by doing what the Law commands no one can be made upright.
Galatians 3:10
For there is a curse upon all who rely on obedience to the Law, for the Scripture says, "Cursed be anyone who does not stand by everything that is written in the Book of the Law and obey it."
Galatians 5:4
You people who propose to be made upright by law have finished with Christ; you have lost your hold upon God's favor.
Ephesians 2:8
For it is by his mercy that you have been saved through faith. It is not by your own action, it is the gift of God.
Titus 3:5
he saved us, not for any upright actions we had performed, but from his own mercy, through the bath of regeneration and renewal by the holy Spirit,
James 2:9
but if you show partiality, you are committing a sin, and stand convicted before the Law as lawbreakers.

No flesh

James 2:20
But do you want proof, my senseless friend, that faith without good deeds amounts to nothing?

For by the

Romans 7:7
Then what shall we conclude? That the Law is sin? Certainly not! Yet, if it had not been for the Law, I should never have learned what sin was; I should not have known what it was to covet if the Law had not said, "You must not covet."
Galatians 2:19
For it is through the Law that I have become dead to the Law, so that I may live for God.

General references

Matthew 22:40
These two commands sum up the whole of the Law and the Prophets."
John 16:9
about sin, as shown in their not believing in me;
Romans 3:28
For we hold that a man is made upright by faith; the observance of the Law has nothing to do with it.
Ephesians 2:9
It has not been earned, so that no one can boast of it.