Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Even the righteousness of God which is by faith of Jesus Christ unto all and upon all them that believe: for there is no difference:
For what says the Scripture? "And Abraham believed God, and this was placed to his credit as righteousness."
Standing then acquitted as the result of faith, let us enjoy peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ,
There is therefore now no condemnation to those who are in Christ Jesus;
not having a righteousness of my own, derived from the Law, but that which arises from faith in Christ--the righteousness which comes from God through faith.
In this way David also tells of the blessedness of the man to whose credit God places righteousness, apart from his actions.
know that it is not through obedience to Law that a man can be declared free from guilt, but only through faith in Jesus Christ. We have therefore believed in Christ Jesus, for the purpose of being declared free from guilt, through faith in Christ and not through obedience to Law. For through obedience to Law no human being shall be declared free from guilt.
even as Abraham believed God, and his faith was placed to his account as righteousness?
and the Scripture was fulfilled which says, "And Abraham believed God, and his faith was placed to his credit as righteousness," and he received the name of 'God's friend.'
"Now the king came in to see the guests; and among them he discovered one who was not wearing a wedding-robe.
"But the father said to his servants, "'Fetch a good coat quickly--the best one--and put it on him; and bring a ring for his finger and shoes for his feet.
Notice therefore that those who possess faith are true sons of Abraham.
You are therefore without excuse, O man, whoever you are who sit in judgement upon others. For when you pass judgement on your fellow man, you condemn yourself; for you who sit in judgement upon others are guilty of the same misdeeds;
Jew and Gentile are on precisely the same footing; for the same Lord is Lord over all, and is infinitely kind to all who call upon Him for deliverance.
and He made no difference between us and them, in that He cleansed their hearts by their faith.
1 Corinthians 4:7
Why, who gives you your superiority, my brother? Or what have you that you did not receive? And if you really did receive it, why boast as if this were not so?
In Him the distinctions between Jew and Gentile, slave and free man, male and female, disappear; you are all one in Christ Jesus.
In that new creation there is neither Greek nor Jew, circumcision nor uncircumcision, barbarian, Scythian, slave nor free man, but Christ is everything and is in all of us.
For we maintain that it is as the result of faith that a man is held to be righteous, apart from actions done in obedience to Law.