Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For if they which are of the law be heirs, faith is made void, and the promise made of none effect:
Therefore it is of faith, that it might be by grace; to the end the promise might be sure to all the descendants; not to those only who are of the law, but to those also who are of the faith of Abraham; who is the father of us all,
I do not nullify the grace of God: for if righteousness comes by the law, then Christ is dead in vain.
For if the inheritance is of the law, it is no more of promise: but God gave it to Abraham by promise.
Christ is become of no effect unto you, whosoever of you are justified by the law; you are fallen from grace.
And be found in him, not having my own righteousness, which is of the law, but that which is through the faith of Christ, the righteousness which is of God by faith:
For the law made nothing perfect, but the bringing in of a better hope did; by which we draw near unto God.
Do we then make void the law through faith? God forbid: yea, we establish the law.
But if her husband has truly made them void on the day he heard them; then whatsoever proceeded out of her lips concerning her vows, or concerning the bond of her soul, shall not stand: her husband has made them void; and the LORD shall forgive her.
It is time for you, LORD, to work: for they have made void your law.
So shall my word be that goes forth out of my mouth: it shall not return unto me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please, and it shall prosper in the thing for which I sent it.
And I will make void the counsel of Judah and Jerusalem in this place; and I will cause them to fall by the sword before their enemies, and by the hands of them that seek their lives: and their dead bodies will I give to be food for the fowls of the heaven, and for the beasts of the earth.
And said, By myself have I sworn, says the LORD, for because you have done this thing, and have not withheld your son, your only son:
He said unto him, What is written in the law? how read you?
Now we, brethren, as Isaac was, are the children of promise.