24 So then, rthe law was our sguardian until Christ came, tin order that we might be justified by faith.
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“Do not think that I have come to abolish the Law or the Prophets; I have not come to abolish them but to fulfill them.
For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to everyone who believes.
These are a shadow of the things to come, but the substance belongs to Christ.
(which is symbolic for the present age). According to this arrangement, gifts and sacrifices are offered that cannot perfect the conscience of the worshiper, but deal only with food and drink and various washings, regulations for the body imposed until the time of reformation.
1 Corinthians 4:15
For though you have countless guides in Christ, you do not have many fathers. For I became your father in Christ Jesus through the gospel.
Now it is evident that no one is justified before God by the law, for “The righteous shall live by faith.”
yet we know that a person is not justified by works of the law but through faith in Jesus Christ, so we also have believed in Christ Jesus, in order to be justified by faith in Christ and not by works of the law, because by works of the law no one will be justified.
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