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.

In his sight

Bible References

Therefore

Romans 3:28
Therefore, we conclude that a man is justified by faith without the deeds of the law.
Romans 2:13
(for not the hearers of the law are just before God, but the doers of the law shall be justified;
Romans 4:13
For the promise that he should be the heir of the world was not to Abraham or to his seed through the law, but through the righteousness of faith.
Romans 9:32
Why? Because they followed it not by faith but, as it were, by the works (of the law); therefore, they stumbled on the stumblingstone;
Acts 13:39
and in him all that believe are justified from all the things from which ye could not be justified by the law of Moses.
Galatians 2:16
knowing that a man is not justified by the works of the law, but by the faith of Jesus Christ, even we have believed in Jesus Christ, that we might be justified by the faith of Christ, and not by the works of the law; for by the works of the law shall no flesh be justified.
Galatians 3:10
For as many as are of the works of the law are under the curse; for it is written, Cursed is every one that continues not in all things which are written in the book of the law to do them.
Galatians 5:4
Ye are empty of the Christ, whosoever of you that justify yourselves by the law; ye are fallen from grace.
Ephesians 2:8
For by grace are ye saved through faith and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God,
Titus 3:5
not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to his mercy he saved us, by the washing of regeneration and renewing of the Holy Spirit,
James 2:9
but if ye have respect to persons, ye commit sin and are accused of the law as rebels.

No flesh

Job 25:4
How then can man be justified with God? Or how can he that is born of a woman be clean?
Psalm 130:3
If thou, O LORD, should mark iniquities, O Lord, who shall endure?
Psalm 143:2
And enter not into judgment with thy slave; for in thy sight shall no man living be justified.
James 2:20
But, O vain man, dost thou desire to know that faith without works is dead?

In his sight

Job 15:15
Behold, he puts no trust in his saints, and not even the heavens are clean in his sight.
Job 25:5
Behold, even the moon shall not shine, neither are the stars pure in his sight.

For by the

Romans 7:7
What shall we say then? Is the law sin? No, in no wise. But, I did not know sin except by the law; for neither would I have known lust if the law did not say, Thou shalt not covet.
Galatians 2:19
For through the law I am dead to the law, that I might live unto God.

General references

Genesis 3:11
And he said, Who told thee that thou wast naked? Hast thou eaten of the tree, of which I commanded thee not to eat?
Matthew 22:40
On these two commandments hang all the law and the prophets.
John 16:9
of sin, because they do not believe in me;
Romans 3:28
Therefore, we conclude that a man is justified by faith without the deeds of the law.
Ephesians 2:9
Not of works, lest any man should boast.