Man is justified by faith alone
Romans 3:20 View context
Therefore by the deeds of the law there shall no flesh be justified in his sight: for by the law [is] the knowledge of sin.
Galatians 2:16 View context
Knowing that a man is not justified by the works of the law, but by the faith of Jesus Christ, even we have believed in Jesus Christ, that we might be justified by the faith of Christ, and not by the works of the law: for by the works of the law shall no flesh be justified.
Galatians 3:11-12 View context
But that no man is justified by the law in the sight of God, [it is] evident: for, The just shall live by faith.
And the law is not of faith: but, The man that doeth them shall live in them.
Romans 4:2 View context
For if Abraham were justified by works, he hath [whereof] to glory; but not before God.
Faith alone is not enough
James 2:21 View context
Was not Abraham our father justified by works, when he had offered Isaac his son upon the altar?
James 2:24 View context
Ye see then how that by works a man is justified, and not by faith only.
Romans 2:13 View context
(For not the hearers of the law [are] just before God, but the doers of the law shall be justified.