Tag Archives: Justification

The Revelation of God’s Righteousness in the Obedient Faithfulness of Christ: Rom 3:21-22

When I wrote on the righteousness of God awhile back (see The Gospel of God’s Righteousness), I stated that it is God acting in judgment to save His people from their enemies in faithfulness to the promises which He made … Continue reading

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The Law’s Ineffectiveness: It makes no distinction (Rom 3:22-23; 2:12-3:20)

In Romans 1:18-20, Paul has demonstrated the utter weakness of human willpower: all flesh is under the power of sin (3:9) and therefore cannot be justified by their own works before God (3:20).  But Paul has a second concern in … Continue reading

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