Bible: Romans 3:22-26

3:22 namely, the righteousness of God through the faithfulness of Jesus Christ 1  for all who believe. For there is no distinction, 3:23 for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God. 3:24 But they are justified 2  freely by his grace through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus. 3:25 God publicly displayed 3  him 4  at his death 5  as the mercy seat 6  accessible through faith. 7  This was to demonstrate 8  his righteousness, because God in his forbearance had passed over the sins previously committed. 9  3:26 This was 10  also to demonstrate 11  his righteousness in the present time, so that he would be just 12  and the justifier of the one who lives because of Jesusfaithfulness. 13 

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