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Therefore, my brethren, you also were made to die to the Law through the body of Christ, so that you might be joined to another, to Him who was raised from the dead, in order that we might bear fruit for God. For while we were in the flesh, the sinful passions, which were aroused by the Law, were at work in the members of our body to bear fruit for death.
You have been severed from Christ, you who are seeking to be justified by law; you have fallen from grace.
(for the Law made nothing perfect), and on the other hand there is a bringing in of a better hope, through which we draw near to God.
But before faith came, we were kept in custody under the law, being shut up to the faith which was later to be revealed. Therefore the Law has become our tutor to lead us to Christ, so that we may be justified by faith.
The Law came in so that the transgression would increase; but where sin increased, grace abounded all the more,
"I do not nullify the grace of God, for if righteousness comes through the Law, then Christ died needlessly."