How then
Job 4:17-19
"Can a person be more righteous than God, or a man more pure than his Maker?"
If God puts no trust in His servants and He charges His angels with foolishness,
how much more those who dwell in clay houses, whose foundation is in the dust, who are crushed like a moth!
Job 9:2
Yes, I know what you've said is true, but how can a person be justified before God?
Job 15:14-16
What is man, that he should be pure, or one born of woman, that he should be righteous?
If God puts no trust in His holy ones and the heavens are not pure in His sight,
how much less one who is revolting and corrupt, who drinks injustice like water?
Psalm 130:3
LORD, if You considered sins, Lord, who could stand?
Psalm 143:2
Do not bring Your servant into judgment, for no one alive is righteous in Your sight.
Romans 3:19
Now we know that whatever the law says speaks to those who are subject to the law, so that every mouth may be shut and the whole world may become subject to God's judgment.
Romans 3:20
For no flesh will be justified in His sight by the works of the law, for through the law [comes] the knowledge of sin.
Romans 5:1
Therefore, since we have been declared righteous by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ.
how can
Job 14:3
Do You really take notice of one like this? Will You bring me into judgment against You?
Job 14:4
Who can produce something pure from what is impure? No one!
Psalm 51:5
Indeed, I was guilty [when I] was born; I was sinful when my mother conceived me.
Zechariah 13:1
"On that day a fountain will be opened for the house of David and for the residents of Jerusalem, [to wash away] sin and impurity.
Ephesians 2:3
We too all previously lived among them in our fleshly desires, carrying out the inclinations of our flesh and thoughts, and by nature we were children under wrath, as the others were also.
1 Corinthians 6:11
Some of you were like this; but you were washed, you were sanctified, you were justified in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and by the Spirit of our God.
1 John 1:9
If we confess our sins, He is faithful and righteous to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.
Revelation 1:5
and from Jesus Christ, the faithful witness, the firstborn from the dead and the ruler of the kings of the earth. To Him who loves us and has set us free from our sins by His blood,