Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
What shall we say then? That the Gentiles, which followed not after righteousness, have attained to righteousness, even the righteousness which is of faith.
Even the righteousness
What then shall we say Is injustice with God? It may not be.
And if our injustice shall recommend the justice of God, what shall we say God not unjust bringing in anger? (I speak as man)
For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven upon all profanation and injustice of men, of those detaining the truth in injustice;
And he received the sign of circumcision, a seal of the justice of the faith which in uncircumcision: for him to be father of all believing through uncircumcision; for justice also to be reckoned to them:
And Esaias is very confident, and says, I was found of them not seeking me; I was manifested to them not asking for me.
was sought by them they asked not; I was found by them not seeking me: I said, Behold me, behold me, to a nation not calling upon my name.
1 Corinthians 6:9
Or know ye not that the unjust shall not inherit the kingdom of God Be ye not deceived: neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor sodomites,
That ye were in that time without Christy alienated from the citizenship of Israel, and foreigners from the covenants of solemn promise, having no hope, and without God in the world:
Therefore this I say, and testify in the Lord, that ye no more walk as also the rest of the nations, in the vanity of their mind,
1 Peter 4:3
For the time of life passed over sufficient for us to have wrought the will of the nations, having gone in licentiousness, eager desires, drunkenness, revellings, drinkings, and criminal idolatries:
And Israel following the law of justice, reached not the law of justice.
The way of the unjust an abomination of Jehovah: and he will love him pursuing justice.
He pursuing justice and mercy shall find life, justice and honor.
Hear to me, ye pursuing justice, seeking Jehovah: look to the rock ye hewed, and at the quarry of the pit ye dug out
1 Timothy 6:11
And thou, O man of God, flee these things; and follow justice, devotion, faith, love, patience, meekness.
Even the righteousness
For the justice of God in it is revealed from faith to faith: as has been written, And the just shall live by faith.
And the justice of God by faith of Jesus Christ to all and upon all believing: for there is no distinction:
This happiness then upon circumcision, or upon uncircumcision? for we say that faith was reckoned to Abraham for justice.
Justified therefore of faith we have peace with God by our Lord Jesus Christ:
For with the heart is believed for justice: and with the mouth is confessed for salvation.
And the writing, foreseeing that of faith God justifies the nations, announced beforehand the good news to Abraham, That in thee shall all nations be praised.
For we in spirit by faith expect the hope of justice.
And be found in him, not having my justice, that of the law, but that by faith of Christ, the justice from God by faith:
By faith Noah, having an intimation of the divine will of things not yet seen, being circumspect, prepared an ark for the salvation of his house; by which he condemned the world, and by faith became an heir of justice.