Week 2- Righteousness


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  1. 1) Are you Righteous?


  1. 2) What is Righteousness?
    1. a)Right Standing with God


  1. 3) Is God Just?
    1. a)Isaiah 30:18 – The Lord is a God of Justice.


  1. 4) God’s justice says that the penalty for sin must be paid for.
    1. a) To be Righteous we must be free from sin.


  1. 5) So What is sin?
    1. a)God shows us what sin is in the Ten Commandments – Deuteronomy 5:6-21


  1. 6) We sin in our:
    1. a) Thoughts (Mathew 5:28)
    2. b) Actions (Deut 5:6-21 – Ten Commandments)
    3. c) Words (Mathew 15:11)
    4. d) Attitudes (Col 3:23)
    5. e)Anything that falls short of God’s hotlines.


  1. 7) What was required pre-crucifixion?
    1. a) God introduces a blood covenant for forgiveness of sin with Adam.
    2. b) We then see the same blood covenant in the Sacrificial System (Leviticus 4:32-35)
      1. i) Sin is Costly
      2. ii) Blood must be shed for the forgiveness of sin.
      3. iii) The Sin does all the work.
  1. 8) What happens post crucifixion?
    1. a) The same blood covenant is in play.
    2. b) Christ has done all the work, once for all time.
    3. c) Through Christ’s blood and his resurrection, He secured our redemption from sin (Hebrew 9:11-12).


  1. 9) We are the Righteousness of God in Christ Jesus (Romans 3:21-25).


  1. 10) Third Day Video Clip

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  2. 11) He became sin so that in Him we might become the Righteousness of God
    (2 Corinthians 5:21).


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