Galatians 2:16-21 NRS

16 yet we know that a person is justified a not by the works of the law but through faith in Jesus Christ. b And we have come to believe in Christ Jesus, so that we might be justified by faith in Christ, c and not by doing the works of the law, because no one will be justified by the works of the law.

References for Galatians 2:16

    • i 2:16 - Or [reckoned as righteous;] and so elsewhere
    • j 2:16 - Or [the faith of Jesus Christ]
    • k 2:16 - Or [the faith of Christ]
      17 But if, in our effort to be justified in Christ, we ourselves have been found to be sinners, is Christ then a servant of sin? Certainly not!
      18 But if I build up again the very things that I once tore down, then I demonstrate that I am a transgressor.
      19 For through the law I died to the law, so that I might live to God. I have been crucified with Christ;
      20 and it is no longer I who live, but it is Christ who lives in me. And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, d who loved me and gave himself for me.

      References for Galatians 2:20

        • l 2:20 - Or [by the faith of the Son of God]
          21 I do not nullify the grace of God; for if justification e comes through the law, then Christ died for nothing.

          References for Galatians 2:21

            • m 2:21 - Or [righteousness]