And since we have the same spirit of faith, according to what is
written, "I believed and therefore I spoke," we also believe and
For we walk by faith, not by sight.
But as you abound in everything--in faith, in speech, in knowledge,
in all diligence, and in your love for us--see that you abound in
this grace also.
not boasting of things beyond measure, that is, in other men's
labors, but having hope, that as your faith is increased, we shall
be greatly enlarged by you in our sphere.
Examine yourselves as to whether you are in the faith. Test
yourselves. Do you not know yourselves, that Jesus Christ is in you?-
-unless indeed you are disqualified.
But they were hearing only, "He who formerly persecuted us now
preaches the faith which he once tried to destroy."
knowing that a man is not justified by the works of the law but by
faith in Jesus Christ, even we have believed in Christ Jesus, that
we might be justified by faith in Christ and not by the works of the
law; for by the works of the law no flesh shall be justified.
I have been crucified with Christ; it is no longer I who live, but
Christ lives in me; and the life which I now live in the flesh I
live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself for me.
This only I want to learn from you: Did you receive the Spirit by
the works of the law, or by the hearing of faith?
Therefore He who supplies the Spirit to you and works miracles among
you, does He do it by the works of the law, or by the hearing of faith?
Therefore know that only those who are of faith are sons of Abraham.
And the Scripture, foreseeing that God would justify the Gentiles by
faith, preached the gospel to Abraham beforehand, saying, "In you
all the nations shall be blessed."
So then those who are of faith are blessed with believing Abraham.
But that no one is justified by the law in the sight of God is
evident, for "the just shall live by faith."
Yet the law is not of faith, but "the man who does them shall live by them."
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