Romans 3:20-26 NAS

20 because 1by the works of the Law no * flesh will be justified in His sight; for 2through the Law comes the knowledge of sin.

References for Romans 3:20

    • i 3:20 - Or "of law"
    • j 3:20 - Or "through law"

      Justification by Faith

      21 But now apart from the Law 3the righteousness of God has been manifested, being 4witnessed by the Law and the Prophets,

      References for Romans 3:21

        • k 3:21 - Or "from law"
          22 even the 5righteousness of God through 6faith 7in Jesus Christ for 8all those who believe; for 9there is no distinction;

          References for Romans 3:22

            • l 3:22 - Or "who believe. For there is no distinction, since they all have sinned...and are being justified"
              23 for all 10have sinned and fall short of the glory of God,

              References for Romans 3:23

                • m 3:23 - Or "sinned"
                  24 being justified as a gift 11by His grace through 12the redemption which is in Christ Jesus;

                  References for Romans 3:24

                  25 whom God displayed publicly as 13a propitiation 14in His blood through faith. This was to demonstrate His righteousness, because in the 15forbearance of God He 16passed over the sins previously committed;

                  References for Romans 3:25

                    • n 3:25 - Or "a propitiatory sacrifice"
                    • o 3:25 - Or "by"
                    • p 3:25 - Lit "because of the passing over of the sins previously committed in the forbearance of God"
                      26 for the demonstration, I say, of His righteousness at the present time, so that He would be just and the justifier of the one who has faith in Jesus.

                      References for Romans 3:26

                        • q 3:26 - Lit "is of the faith of Jesus"