Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And he received the sign of circumcision, a seal of the righteousness of the faith which he had yet being uncircumcised: that he might be the father of all them that believe, though they be not circumcised; that righteousness might be imputed unto them also:
For he is not a Jew, who is one outwardly; nor is that circumcision, which is outward in flesh;
2 Corinthians 1:22
Who also sealed us, and gave us the earnest of the Spirit in our hearts.
in Whom ye also??fter having heard the word of the truth, the Gospel of your salvation, in Whom having also believed??ere sealed with the Holy Spirit of promise,
And grieve not the Holy Spirit of God, in Whom ye were sealed unto the day of redemption.
And it was said to them, that they should not injure the grass of the earth, nor any green thing, nor any tree, but only such men as have not the seal of God upon their foreheads.
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.
even a righteousness of God through faith in Jesus Christ, to all who believe; for there is no distinction;
What, then, shall we say? that gentiles who were not following after righteous obtained righteousness, but a righteousness which is of faith;
but the righteousness which is of faith speaks thus: "Say not in your heart, who shall ascend up into Heaven? (that is, to bring Christ down);
for we, in the Spirit, wait, by faith, for the hope of righteousness.
and be found in Him, not having my own righteousness, which is of law, but that which is through faith in Christ??he righteousness which is of God by faith:
By faith Noah, being divinely instructed concerning things not yet seen, moved with fear, prepared an ark for the saving of his house; through which he condemned the world, and became heir of the righteousness which is according to faith.
2 Peter 1:1
Simon Peter, a slave and apostle of Jesus Christ, to those who obtained an equally precious faith with us, in the righteousness of our God and Savior Jesus Christ:
Even as David also speaks of the blessedness of the man to whom God reckoneth righteousness, apart from works,
And no one, having drunk old wine, wishes new; for he says, 'The old is mellow.'
"Can any one forbid the water, that these should not be immersed, who, indeed, received the Holy Spirit as well as we?"
if, indeed, God is One Who will justify the circumcision by faith, and the uncircumcision through faith.
So that those who are of faith are blessed with the faithful Abraham.