he did it to demonstrate his righteousness at the present time, so as to be just and the one who justifies those who have faith in Jesus.
Where, then, is boasting? It is excluded. Because of what law? The law that requires works? No, because of the law that requires faith.
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For we maintain that a person is justified by faith apart from the works of the law.
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Or is God the God of Jews only? Is he not the God of Gentiles too? Yes, of Gentiles too,
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since there is only one God, who will justify the circumcised by faith and the uncircumcised through that same faith.
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Do we, then, nullify the law by this faith? Not at all! Rather, we uphold the law.