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;
If I justified myself, mine own mouth would condemn me; were I perfect, he would prove me perverse.
What is man, that he should be pure? and he that is born of a woman, that he should be righteous?
And how should man be just with God? Or how should he be clean that is born of a woman?
And enter not into judgment with thy servant; for in thy sight no man living shall be justified.
I will declare thy righteousness, and thy works; and they shall not profit thee.
But he answering said, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy strength, and with all thine understanding; and thy neighbour as thyself.
Wherefore by works of law no flesh shall be justified before him; for by law is knowledge of sin.
but to him who does not work, but believes on him who justifies the ungodly, his faith is reckoned as righteousness.
the children indeed being not yet born, or having done anything good or worthless (that the purpose of God according to election might abide, not of works, but of him that calls),
But if by grace, no longer of works: since otherwise grace is no more grace.
but knowing that a man is not justified on the principle of works of law nor but by the faith of Jesus Christ, we also have believed on Christ Jesus, that we might be justified on the principle of the faith of Christ; and not of works of law; because on the principle of works of law no flesh shall be justified.
But to Abraham were the promises addressed, and to his seed: he does not say, And to seeds, as of many; but as of one, And to thy seed; which is Christ.
but God, being rich in mercy, because of his great love wherewith he loved us,
2 Timothy 1:9
who has saved us, and has called us with a holy calling, not according to our works, but according to his own purpose and grace, which was given to us in Christ Jesus before the ages of time,
Jesus answered and said to him, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except any one be born anew he cannot see the kingdom of God.
1 Corinthians 6:11
And these things were some of you; but ye have been washed, but ye have been sanctified, but ye have been justified in the name of the Lord Jesus, and by the Spirit of our God.
in order that he might sanctify it, purifying it by the washing of water by the word,
1 Peter 3:21
which figure also now saves you, even baptism, not a putting away of the filth of flesh, but the demand as before God of a good conscience, by the resurrection of Jesus Christ,
Create in me a clean heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me.
And be not conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is the good and acceptable and perfect will of God.
and being renewed in the spirit of your mind;
and having put on the new, renewed into full knowledge according to the image of him that has created him;
and have fallen away, crucifying for themselves as they do the Son of God, and making a show of him.
And Aaron and his sons shall wash their hands and their feet out of it.
And thou shalt set the laver between the tent of meeting and the altar, and shalt put water in it.
And of the rest of the oil that is in his hand shall the priest put on the tip of the right ear of him that is to be cleansed, and on the thumb of his right hand, and on the great toe of his right foot, upon the blood of the trespass-offering.
The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid, and the calf and the young lion and the fatted beast together, and a little child shall lead them.
I, I am Jehovah; and besides me there is no saviour.
So then it is not of him that wills, nor of him that runs, but of God that shews mercy.
not on the principle of works, that no one might boast.
1 John 4:19
We love because he has first loved us.