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 shall be just, my mouth shall condemn me: I am blameless, and he will declare me perverse.
What is man that he will be clean? and that he will be just, being born of woman?
And how shall man be justified with God? and how shall he born of woman be clean?
And thou wilt not come into judgment with thy servant, for all living shall not be justified before thee.
I will announce thy justice and thy works, and they shall not profit thee.
And he having answered, said, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God from thy whole heart, and from thy whole soul, and from thy whole strength; and thy neighbor as thyself.
Therefore from the works of the law shall no flesh be justified before him: for by the law the knowledge of sin.
And to him not working, and believing upon him justifying the impious, his faith is reckoned for justice.
(For not yet born, neither having done any good or evil, that according to choice the purpose of God might remain, not of works, but of him calling;)
And if to grace, it is no more of works: otherwise grace is no more grace. And if of works, it is no more grace: otherwise work is no more work.
Knowing that a man is not justified from the works of the law, but through faith of Jesus Christ, and we believed in Jesus Christ, that we might be justified from the faith of Christ, and not from the works of the law: therefore from the works of the law shall no flesh be justified.
And to Abraham were the promises spoken, and to his seed. He says not, And to seeds, as to many; but as to one: And to thy seed, who is Christ.
But God, being rich in mercy, by his much love which he loved us,
2 Timothy 1:9
Who having saved us, and called us with a holy calling, not according to our works, but according to his own purpose and grace, given us in Christ Jesus before eternal times,
Jesus answered and said to him, Amen, amen, I say to thee, Except any one be born from above, he cannot see the kingdom of God.
1 Corinthians 6:11
And these were some of you: but ye were washed, but ye were consecrated, but ye were justified in the name of the Lord Jesus, and in the Spirit of our God.
That he might consecrate it, having cleansed by the washing of water in the word,
1 Peter 3:21
By which also the figure, immersion, now saves us (not by laying aside of the filth of the flesh, but the question of a good. consciousness toward God,) by the rising up of Jesus Christ:
Create for me a clean heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit in my midst,
And be ye not conformed to this life, but be transformed by the renovation of your mind, for you to prove what the good, and the pleasing, and the perfected will of God.
And to be renewed in the spirit of your mind;
And having put on the new, being renewed in knowledge according to the image of him having created him:
And having fallen, again to renew to repentance; crucifying to themselves the Son of God, and exposing to ignominy.
And Aaron and his son washed from it their hands and their feet.
And set the wash-basin between the tent of appointment and between the altar, and set water there.
And from the remainder of the oil which was upon his hand, the priest will give upon the extremity of the right ear of hint being cleansed, and upon the thumb of his right hand, and upon the great toe of his right foot, upon the blood of the trespass.
The wolf dwelt with the lamb; and the panther will lie down with the kid; and the calf and the young lion and the falling together, and a little boy leading with them.
I, I, Jehovah, and none saving besides me.
Surely then, not of him Willing, nor of him running, but of God commiserating.
Not of works, lest any one should boast.
1 John 4:19
We should love him, for he first loved us.