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,
7 “aBlessed are those whose lawless deeds have been forgiven,
And whose sins have been covered.
11 and he areceived the sign of circumcision, ba seal of the righteousness of the faith which 1he had while uncircumcised, so that he might be cthe father of dall who believe without being circumcised, that righteousness might be credited to them,
12 and the father of circumcision to those who not only are of the circumcision, but who also follow in the steps of the faith of our father Abraham which 1he had while uncircumcised.
16 For this reason it is 1by faith, in order that it may be in accordance with agrace, so that the promise will be guaranteed to ball the 2descendants, not only to 3those who are of the Law, but also to 3cthose who are of the faith of Abraham, who is dthe father of us all,
20 yet, with respect to the promise of God, he did not waver in unbelief but grew strong in faith, agiving glory to God,
22 Therefore ait was also credited to him as righteousness.
23 Now anot for his sake only was it written that it was credited to him,
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