Justification: The Righteousness of Christ

justification in ChristJustification is the sufficiency of Christ (Part 1 of The sufficiency of Christ’s Righteousness)       ROMANS 5

Salvation from the penalty of sin is not gained by our efforts nor is it by works. However, we are granted righteousness, we are credited as righteous and we are credited with our salvation which is through a faith in Jesus.

  • Abraham’s life proved it
  • David’s words proved it

Do you want to enter heaven upon your death? Do you want to be counted among those who are saved? Then simply believe in the saving work of Jesus Christ and through faith you will be saved. But… you may still have concerns about this truth. Can you really find peace in the gospel and that kind of assurance? And can you be sure God is satisfied with our faith alone? Well, we know how bad we’ve been and we know in our heart just what we’ve done. And for that matter what some are still doing in some cases. And it’s just, that God is willing to let us stand before Him right now and on the day of our death and have no condemnation just because I believed something He stated in His Word. Is there no room for a little doubt? Continue reading