Galatians 2:21; Galatians 3:10; Romans 9:31–32

21 I do not nullify the grace of God, for xif righteousness1 were through the law, ythen Christ died for no purpose.

The Righteous Shall Live by Faith

10 For all who rely on works of the law are munder a curse; for it is written, nCursed be everyone who does not oabide by all things written in the Book of the Law, and do them.

31 but that Israel uwho pursued a law that would lead to righteousness1 vdid not succeed in reaching that law. 32 Why? Because they did not pursue it by faith, but as if it were based on works. They have stumbled over the wstumbling stone,