Romans 3:25-26

The Righteousness of God Through Faith

25 whom God set forth b as a 1 propitiation c by His blood, through faith, to demonstrate His righteousness, because in His forbearance God had passed over d the sins that were previously committed, 26 to demonstrate at the present time His righteousness, that He might be just and the justifier of the one who has faith in Jesus.

  1. Cross References
    Leviticus 16:15
    Then he shall kill the goat of the sin offering, which is for the people, bring its blood inside the veil, do with that blood as he did with the blood of the bull, and sprinkle it on the mercy seat and before the mercy seat.
  2. Cross References
    Colossians 1:20
    And by Him to reconcile all things to Himself, by Him, whether things on earth or things in heaven, having made peace through the blood of His cross.
  3. Cross References
    Acts 14:16
    Who in bygone generations allowed all nations to walk in their own ways.
    Acts 17:30
    Truly, these times of ignorance God overlooked, but now commands all men everywhere to repent.
    Romans 2:4
    Or do you despise the riches of His goodness, forbearance, and longsuffering, not knowing that the goodness of God leads you to repentance?
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