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
Wherefore? Because they sought it not by faith, but as it were by the works of the law. For they stumbled at that stumblingstone;
Acts 13:39
And by him all that believe are justified from all 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 continueth not in all things which are written in the book of the law to do them.
Galatians 5:4
Christ is become of no effect unto you, whosoever of you are justified 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 Ghost;
James 2:9
But if ye have respect to persons, ye commit sin, and are convinced of the law as transgressors.

No flesh

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

In his sight

Job 15:15
Behold, he putteth no trust in his saints; yea, the heavens are not clean in his sight.
Job 25:5
Behold even to the moon, and it shineth not; yea, the stars are not pure in his sight.

For by the

Romans 7:7
What shall we say then? Is the law sin? God forbid. Nay, I had not known sin, but by the law: for I had not known lust, except the law had said, Thou shalt not covet.
Galatians 2:19
For I through the law 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, whereof I commanded thee that thou shouldest not eat?
Matthew 22:40
On these two commandments hang all the law and the prophets.
John 16:9
Of sin, because they believe not on 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.

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