Why did Israel fail to attain unto righteousness?


"But Israel, which followed after the law of righteousness, hath not attained to the law of righteousness.
Wherefore? Because they sought it not by faith, but as it were by the works of the law. For they stumbled
at that stumbling-stone!' Rom. 9: 31, 32.

6. Under the influence of her tender care and faithful instruction, what is said of the child life of Jesus?
To whom do the things which have been revealed belong ?
For what reason is worship justly due to God?
By what is the knowledge of sin?
What may be known with equal certainty when these signs have been seen?
Unto whom are God's people to be gathered?
1. Following the seven seals, under what symbols was the next series of thrilling events shown the Apostle John?

Questions & Answers are from the book Bible Readings for the Home Circle