Works Of The Law

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Leviticus 18:5

You shall therefore keep my statutes and my ordinances; which if a man does, he shall live in them: I am Yahweh.

Nehemiah 9:29

and testified against them, that you might bring them again to your law. Yet they dealt proudly, and didn't listen to your commandments, but sinned against your ordinances, (which if a man does, he shall live in them), turned their backs, stiffened their neck, and would not hear.

Ezekiel 20:11

I gave them my statutes, and showed them my ordinances, which if a man does, he shall live in them.

Ezekiel 20:13

But the house of Israel rebelled against me in the wilderness: they didn't walk in my statutes, and they rejected my ordinances, which if a man keep, he shall live in them; and my Sabbaths they greatly profaned. Then I said I would pour out my wrath on them in the wilderness, to consume them.

Ezekiel 20:21

But the children rebelled against me; they didn't walk in my statutes, neither kept my ordinances to do them, which if a man do, he shall live in them; they profaned my Sabbaths. Then I said I would pour out my wrath on them, to accomplish my anger against them in the wilderness.

Romans 10:5

For Moses writes about the righteousness of the law, "The one who does them will live by them."

Galatians 3:12

The law is not of faith, but, "The man who does them will live by them."

Romans 2:13

For it isn't the hearers of the law who are righteous before God, but the doers of the law will be justified

Romans 9:32

Why? Because they didn't seek it by faith, but as it were by works of the law. They stumbled over the stumbling stone;

Luke 10:28

He said to him, "You have answered correctly. Do this, and you will live."

Romans 4:2

For if Abraham was justified by works, he has something to boast about, but not toward God.

Ephesians 2:8-9

for by grace you have been saved through faith, and that not of yourselves; it is the gift of God, not of works, that no one would boast.

Romans 4:5

But to him who doesn't work, but believes in him who justifies the ungodly, his faith is accounted for righteousness.

Romans 4:6

Even as David also pronounces blessing on the man to whom God counts righteousness apart from works,

Galatians 3:10

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."

Hebrews 4:10

For he who has entered into his rest has himself also rested from his works, as God did from his.

Hebrews 6:1

Therefore leaving the teaching of the first principles of Christ, let us press on to perfection -- not laying again a foundation of repentance from dead works, of faith toward God,

Romans 9:11-12

For being not yet born, neither having done anything good or bad, that the purpose of God according to election might stand, not of works, but of him who calls, it was said to her, "The elder will serve the younger."

Romans 11:6

And if by grace, then it is no longer of works; otherwise grace is no longer grace. But if it is of works, it is no longer grace; otherwise work is no longer work.

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