False Confidence: Religious privileges do not secure one’s relationship with God.
Passage: Romans 2:17–3:8
But the things that once set the Old Covenant people apart from the rest of the world had now become a source of false confidence.
They were overconfident because #1…
- Reliance on the law (2:17-24)
Confidence in the wrong thing
Secondly, their false confidence was the result of their..
2. Overvaluing of circumcision (2:25-29)
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