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.

No flesh

Bible References


Romans 3:28
For we reckon that a man is justified by faith, apart from works of law.
Romans 2:13
for not the hearers of law are righteous before God, but the doers shall be justified;
Romans 4:13
For, not through law, was the promise to Abraham, or to his seed, that he should be heir of the world, but it was through the righteousness of faith.
Romans 9:32
Wherefore? because they sought it not by faith, but as it were by works. They stumbled at the Stone of stumbling;
Acts 13:39
and in Him every one who believes is justified from all things, from which ye could not be justified by the law of Moses.
Galatians 2:16
yet knowing that a man is not justified by works of law, but through faith in Jesus Christ, even we believed on Christ Jesus, that we might be justified by faith in Christ, and not by works of law; because by works of law no flesh shall be justified.
Galatians 3:10
For as many as are of works of law are under a curse; for it has been written, "Cursed is every one who continues not in all the things written in the book of the law, to do them."
Galatians 5:4
Ye were separated from Christ, whoever of you are being justified by law; ye fell out of grace;
Ephesians 2:8
For by grace ye have been saved through faith: and this, not of yourselves, it is the gift of God:
Titus 3:5
not by works of righteousness which we did, but according to His mercy, He saved us through a washing of regeneration and renewal of the Holy Spirit;
James 2:9
but, if ye show respect to persons, ye commit sin, being convicted by the law as transgressors.

No flesh

James 2:20
But are you willing to know, O vain man, that faith apart from works is worthless?

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Romans 7:7
What, then, shall we say? Is the law sin? It could not be! But I had not known sin, except through law; for I would not know even coveting, if the law did not say, "You shall not covet;"
Galatians 2:19
For I through law died to law, that I might live to God.

General references

Matthew 22:40
On these two commandments hangs the whole law, and the prophets."
John 16:9
respecting sin, because they believe not on Me;
Romans 3:28
For we reckon that a man is justified by faith, apart from works of law.
Ephesians 2:9
not of works, lest any one should boast;