Luke 18:9 – 14; Romans 3:21 – 31, 4:1 – 25
Proverbs 17:15 (NKJV)
15 He who justifies the wicked, and he who condemns the just, Both of them alike are an abomination to the Lord.
Romans 4:5 (NKJV)
5 But to him who does not work but believes on Him who justifies the ungodly, his faith is accounted for righteousness,
2 Corinthians 5:21 (NKJV)
21 For He made Him who knew no sin to be sin for us, that we might become the righteousness of God in Him.
Philippians 3:9 (NKJV)
9 and be found in Him, not having my own righteousness, which is from the law, but that which is through faith in Christ, the righteousness which is from God by faith;