Under The Law
Most Relevant Verses
But when the fullness of the time came, God sent out his Son, born to a woman, born under the law,
For this cause it is of faith, that it may be according to grace, to the end that the promise may be sure to all the seed, not to that only which is of the law, but to that also which is of the faith of Abraham, who is the father of us all.
According to the law, nearly everything is cleansed with blood, and apart from shedding of blood there is no remission.
For as many as are of the works of the law are under a curse. For it is written, "Cursed is everyone who doesn't continue in all things that are written in the book of the law, to do them."
To the Jews I became as a Jew, that I might gain Jews; to those who are under the law, as under the law, that I might gain those who are under the law;
From Thematic Bible
"'Any man of the house of Israel, or of the strangers who live as foreigners among them, who eats any kind of blood, I will set my face against that soul who eats blood, and will cut him off from among his people.
Because by the works of the law, no flesh will be justified in his sight. For through the law comes the knowledge of sin.
"Truly I know that it is so, but how can man be just with God? If he is pleased to contend with him, he can't answer him one time in a thousand.