Please Please Read This About the Law and the Gospel

His Grace Is Enough

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True saving faith produces good works. Are these works of the Law? No. The Christian is dead to the Law:

“Wherefore, my brethren, ye also are become dead to the law by the body of Christ; that ye should be married to another, even to him who is raised from the dead, that we should bring forth fruit unto God” (Romans 7:4).

“For I through the law am dead to the law, that I might live unto God” (Galatians 2:19).

The love of God in a Christian produces the fruit of the Spirit. Paul’s detractors went from one extreme to the other–legalism or license–because they did not understand either Law or grace.

The works that Herbert Armstrong said were required for salvation were works of the Law. For more on this read: Are We Still Under the Law in Spite of Grace? (Includes at bottom: “Aren’t works necessary…

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