Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Where is boasting then? It is excluded. By what law? of works? Nay: but by the law of faith.
And we know that whatever says the law, it speaks to them in the law: that every mouth be shut, and all the world be culpable to God.
Behold, thou art named a Jew, and restest upon the law, and boastest thyself in God,
For if Abraham was justified by works, he has boasting; but not toward God.
And I set up my covenant with thee, and thou knewest that I am Jehovah.
And ye remembered your evil ways and your doings which not being good, and ye loathed with your faces for your iniquities and for your abominations.
In that day shalt thou not be ashamed for all thy doing which thou didst transgress against me: for then will I remove from the midst of thee those exulting in thy pride, and thou shalt no more add to be elevated in my holy mountain.
And he spake to certain trusting upon themselves that they were just, and setting at nought the rest, this parable:
1 Corinthians 1:29
That no flesh might boast before him.
1 Corinthians 4:7
For who distinguishes thee? and what hast thou which thou didst not receive? and if thou also didst receive, why dost thou boast, as not having received?
For by grace are ye saved through faith; and this not of you: the gift of God:
(For not yet born, neither having done any good or evil, that according to choice the purpose of God might remain, not of works, but of him calling;)
For Moses writes the justice of the law, That the man having done these things shall live in them.
And if to grace, it is no more of works: otherwise grace is no more grace. And if of works, it is no more grace: otherwise work is no more work.
Knowing that a man is not justified from the works of the law, but through faith of Jesus Christ, and we believed in Jesus Christ, that we might be justified from the faith of Christ, and not from the works of the law: therefore from the works of the law shall no flesh be justified.
I find therefore a law to me, wishing to do good, that evil lies near me.
For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus freed me from the law of sin and death.
And he having believed and having been immersed shall be saved; but he not having believed shall be condemned.
He believing in the Son has eternal life: and he not believing the Son shall not see life, but the anger of God remains upon him.
But the writing shut up all things under sin, that the promise from faith of Jesus Christ might be given to the believing.
1 John 5:11
And this is the testimony, that God has given us eternal life, and this life is in his Son.