We are sanctified by faith so that we might obey the Law.
Christ, by His righteousness, intercedes for us before the Father, so that we might be declared righteous, He being our advocate. In just the same way, by making us participants in His Spirit, He sanctifies us, in order to make us pure and innocent. For the Spirit of the Lord came upon Him without measure — the Spirit of wisdom, of understanding, of counsel, of strength, of knowledge, and of the fear of the Lord — in order that we might all draw from His fulness and receive grace from the grace given to Him (see John 1:16)
14 And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us, and we saw His glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth. 15 John *testified about Him and cried out, saying, “This was He of whom I said, ‘He who…
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