Justification by Faith Evidenced in Old Testament
1 What then shall we say that Abraham, 1our forefather aaccording to the flesh, has found?
2 For if Abraham was justified 1by works, he has something to boast about, but anot 2before God.
3 For what does the Scripture say? “aAbraham believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness.”
4 Now to the one who aworks, his wage is not credited as a favor, but as what is due.
5 But to the one who does not work, but abelieves in Him who justifies the ungodly, his faith is credited as righteousness,
6 just as David also speaks of the blessing on the man to whom God credits righteousness apart from works: