What then shall we say that Abraham, our forefather 1according to the flesh, has found?
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For if Abraham was justified by works, he has something to boast about, but 2not before God.
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For what does the Scripture say? "3ABRAHAM BELIEVED GOD, AND IT WAS CREDITED TO HIM AS RIGHTEOUSNESS."
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Now to the one who 4works, his wage is not credited as a favor, but as what is due.
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But to the one who does not work, but 5believes in Him who justifies the ungodly, his faith is credited as righteousness,
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just as David also speaks of the blessing on the man to whom God credits righteousness apart from works: