For all who have sinned 4without the law will also perish without the law, and all who have sinned under the law will be judged by the law.
For 5it is not the hearers of the law who are righteous before God, but the doers of the law who will be justified.
For when Gentiles, who do not have the law, 6by nature do what the law requires, they are a law to themselves, even though they do not have the law.
They show that the work of the law is 7written on their hearts, while their conscience also bears witness, and their conflicting thoughts accuse or even excuse them
168on that day when, 9according to my gospel, God judges 10the secrets of men 11by Christ Jesus.
But if you call yourself a Jew and 12rely on the law and boast in God
and know his will and approve what is excellent, because you are instructed from the law;
and if you are sure that you yourself are 13a guide to the blind, a light to those who are in darkness,
an instructor of the foolish, a teacher of children, having in the law 14the embodiment of 15knowledge and truth--