Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But Israel, which followed after the law of righteousness, hath not attained to the law of righteousness.

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Bible References


Romans 9:30
What will we say then? That the Gentiles who did not pursue righteousness, attained righteousness, even the righteousness from faith.
Romans 10:2
For I testify to them that they have a zeal of God, but not according to knowledge.
Galatians 3:21
Is the law therefore against the promises of God? May it not happen! For if a law was given that could make alive, truly righteousness would be from law.
Philippians 3:6
regarding zeal, persecuting the church; regarding the righteousness in law, having become blameless.


Romans 3:20
Because from works of law no flesh will be made right before him, for through law is knowledge of sin.
Romans 4:14
For if those from law are heirs, faith has been made void, and the promise has been made useless.
Romans 11:7
What then? What Israel seeks, this it did not obtain. But the chosen obtained it, and the rest were hardened,
Galatians 3:10
For as many as are from works of law are under a curse, for it is written, Cursed is every man who does not continue in all things written in the book of the law, to do them.
Galatians 5:3
And I solemnly declare again to every man who is circumcised, that he is obligated to do the whole law.
James 2:10
For whoever keeps the whole law, and stumbles on one, he has become guilty of all.

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Matthew 19:30
But many first will be last, and last, first.
Mark 10:31
But many first will be last, and the last first.