… what counts is a new creation. Peace and mercy to all who follow this rule, even to the Israel of God.
Those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the sinful nature with its passions and desires.
So the law was put in charge to lead us to Christ that we might be justified by faith.
You are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus, for all of you who were baptized into Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ.
Christ redeemed us from the curse of the law by becoming a curse for us, for it is written: “Cursed is everyone who is hung on a tree.”
Brothers and sisters, if someone is caught in a sin, you who live by the Spirit should restore that person gently. But watch yourselves, or you also may be tempted.
The one who sows to please his sinful nature, from that nature will reap destruction; the one who sows to please the Spirit, from the Spirit will reap eternal life.
God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under law, to redeem those under law, that we might receive the full rights of sons.
Since we live by the Spirit, let us keep in step with the Spirit.
It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not let yourselves be burdened again by a yoke of slavery.