GOD Perfect Righteousness + R MAN sin Relative Righteousness - R
Perfect GOD ( +R ) in Perfect Heaven Man under penalty of sin = sin Imperfect Man with -R +R cannot accept or have fellowship with -R PerfectRelative
So, h ow can -R be changed to +R? You don’t have to be good to go to heaven, PERFECT You have to be PERFECT!
So, h ow can -R be changed to +R? BY FAITH IN CHRIST ! You don’t have to be good to go to heaven, You have to be PERFECT!
Perfect GOD ( +R ) in Perfect Heaven Man under penalty of sin = sin Imperfect Man with -R believes in Christ +R The one who believes in Christ has +R and is positionally perfect!
believes in Him Romans 4:5, But to the one who does not work, but believes in Him who justifies the ungodly, his faith is reckoned as righteousness...
believe in Him Romans 3:21-22, But now apart from the Law, the righteousness of God has been manifested... even the right- eousness of God through faith in Jesus Christ for all those who believe [ in Him ] ;
+R believes in Jesus Christ PERMANENTLY JUSTIFIED God imputes His +R to anyone who believes in Jesus Christ, then He pronounces him PERMANENTLY JUSTIFIED because he now has +R
+ R God’s Perfect Righteousness - R Man’s relative righteousness + r The believer’s Divine Good - r The unbeliever’s human good
Philippians 3:9... and may be found in Him, not having a righteousness of my own derived from the Law [ - R ], but that which is through faith in Christ, the righteousness [ +R ] which comes from God on the basis of faith,
[ +R [ +R Romans 10:3 For they being ignorant of God's righteousness [ +R ], and going about to establish their own righteousness [ -R ], have not submitted themselves unto the righteousness [ +R ] of God.
+R Ephesians 2:8-10 For by grace you have been saved through faith; and that not of yourselves, it [salvation including +R ] is the gift of God; 9 not as a result of works [ -r ], that no one should boast. For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works [ +r ], which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them.