Rom.9.32Why? Because they did not pursue it by faith, but as if it were based on works. They have stumbled over the stumbling stone,
Rom.10.5For Moses writes about the righteousness that is based on the law, that the person who does the commandments shall live by them.
Rom.10.6But the righteousness based on faith says, “Do not say in your heart, ‘Who will ascend into heaven?’ ” (that is, to bring Christ down)