Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to his mercy he saved us, by the washing of regeneration, and renewing of the Holy Ghost;
Though I be righteous, my own mouth shall condemn me. Though I be perfect, it shall prove me perverse.
What is man, that he should be clean? And he who is born of a woman, that he should be righteous?
How then can man be just with God? Or how can he be clean who is born of a woman?
And enter not into judgment with thy servant. For in thy sight no man living is righteous.
I will declare thy righteousness. And as for thy works, they shall not profit thee.
And having answered, he said, Thou shall love Lord thy God from thy whole heart, and from thy whole soul, and from thy whole strength, and from thy whole mind, and thy neighbor as thyself.
Because from works of law no flesh will be made right before him, for through law is knowledge of sin.
But to the man not being employed, but who believes in him who makes the impious man righteous, his faith is reckoned for righteousness.
(for not yet having been born, nor having done anything good or bad, that the purpose of God according to selection might remain, not from works, but from him who calls),
And if it is by grace, it is no longer from works, otherwise grace becomes no longer grace. But if it is from works it is no longer grace, otherwise work is no longer work.
knowing that a man is not made righteous from works of law, instead through faith of Jesus Christ. And we believed in Christ Jesus, so that we might be made righteous from faith of Christ, and not from works of law, because no fles
Now the promises were spoken to Abraham and to his seed. He does not say, And to the seeds, as of many, but as of one, And to thy seed, who is Christ.
But God, being rich in mercy, through his great love that he loved us,
2 Timothy 1:9
Who saved us and who called us with a holy calling, not according to our works, but according to his own purpose and grace, which was given us in Christ Jesus before times eternal.
Jesus answered and said to him, Truly, truly, I say to thee, If any man is not begotten from above, he cannot see the kingdom of God.
1 Corinthians 6:11
And some of you were these things, but ye were washed, but ye were sanctified, but ye were made righteous in the name of the Lord Jesus, and in the Spirit of our God.
so that he might sanctify it, having cleansed it with the washing of water by the word,
1 Peter 3:21
Which counterpart--immersion--now also saves us, not the putting away of filth of flesh, but an appeal of a good conscience toward God, through the resurrection of Jesus Christ,
Create in me a clean heart, O God, and renew a right spirit within me.
And be not conformed to this age, but be ye transformed by the renewal of your mind, for ye to approve what is the good and acceptable and perfect will of God.
and to be renewed in the spirit of your mind,
and having put on the new man, being renewed in knowledge according to an image of him who created him,
and who fell away, to restore again to repentance, crucifying to themselves the Son of God, and disgracing him publicly.
And Aaron and his sons shall wash their hands and their feet there.
And thou shall set the laver between the tent of meeting and the altar, and shall put water in it.
And of the rest of the oil that is in his hand the priest shall put upon the tip of the right ear of him who is to be cleansed, and upon the thumb of his right hand, and upon the great toe of his right foot, upon the blood of the t
And the wolf shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid, and the calf and the young lion and the fatling together, and a little child shall lead them.
I, even I, am LORD, and besides me there is no savior.
So then it is not of him who wills, nor of him who runs, but of God who is merciful.
not from works, so that not any man may boast.
1 John 4:19
We love him, because he first loved us.