Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
That being justified by his grace, we should be made heirs according to the hope of eternal life.
For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation to all people.
But they are justified freely by his grace through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus.
Now to the one who works, his pay is not credited due to grace but due to obligation.
Therefore, since we have been declared righteous by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ,
And if it is by grace, it is no longer by works, otherwise grace would no longer be grace.
1 Corinthians 6:11
Some of you once lived this way. But you were washed, you were sanctified, you were justified in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and by the Spirit of our God.
yet we know that no one is justified by the works of the law but by the faithfulness of Jesus Christ. And we have come to believe in Christ Jesus, so that we may be justified by the faithfulness of Christ and not by the works of the law, because by the works of the law no one will be justified.
And if children, then heirs (namely, heirs of God and also fellow heirs with Christ) -- if indeed we suffer with him so we may also be glorified with him.
And if you belong to Christ, then you are Abraham's descendants, heirs according to the promise.
So you are no longer a slave but a son, and if you are a son, then you are also an heir through God.
In the same way God wanted to demonstrate more clearly to the heirs of the promise that his purpose was unchangeable, and so he intervened with an oath,
By faith Noah, when he was warned about things not yet seen, with reverent regard constructed an ark for the deliverance of his family. Through faith he condemned the world and became an heir of the righteousness that comes by faith.
Listen, my dear brothers and sisters! Did not God choose the poor in the world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom that he promised to those who love him?
1 Peter 3:7
Husbands, in the same way, treat your wives with consideration as the weaker partners and show them honor as fellow heirs of the grace of life. In this way nothing will hinder your prayers.
in hope of eternal life, which God, who does not lie, promised before the ages began.
as we wait for the happy fulfillment of our hope in the glorious appearing of our great God and Savior, Jesus Christ.