21 But now apart [a]from the Law the righteousness of God has been manifested, being witnessed by the Law and the Prophets,22 even therighteousness of God through faith in Jesus Christ for all those [b]who believe; for there is no distinction;23 for all [c]have sinned and fall short of the glory of God,24 being justified as a gift by His grace through the redemption which is in Christ Jesus;25 whom God displayed publicly as a [d]propitiation [e]in His blood through faith. This was to demonstrate His righteousness, [f]because in the forbearance of God He passed over the sins previously committed;26 for the demonstration, I say, of His righteousness at the present time, so that He would be just and the justifier of the one who [g]has faith in Jesus.
27 Where then is boasting? It is excluded. By what kind of law? Of works? No, but by a law of faith.28 [h]For we maintain that a man is justified by faith apart from works [i]of the Law.29 Or is God the God of Jews only? Is He not the God of Gentiles also? Yes, of Gentiles also,30 since indeed God who will justify the [j]circumcised [k]by faith and the [l]uncircumcised through faith is one.
31 Do we then nullify [m]the Law through faith? May it never be! On the contrary, we establish the Law.
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