What shall we say, then? s That Gentiles who did not pursue righteousness have attained it, that is, t a righteousness that is by faith;
but that Israel u who pursued a law that would lead to righteousness v did not succeed in reaching that law.
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Then Isaiah is so bold as to say, "I have been found by those who did not seek me; I have shown myself to those who did not ask for me.
For in it the righteousness of God is revealed ...
Romans 3:21 - 22
But now the righteousness of God has been manif...
But the righteousness based on faith says, "Do ...
Yet we know that a person is not justified by w...
So then, the law was our guardian until Christ ...
And be found in him, not having a righteousness...
By faith Noah, being warned by God concerning e...
Romans 10:2 - 3
For I bear them witness that they have a zeal for God, but not according to knowledge.
What then? Israel failed to obtain what it was seeking. The elect obtained it, but the rest were hardened.
You are severed from Christ, you who would be justified by the law; you have fallen away from grace.