We cannot save ourselves
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From the Bible:
> A man is not justified by observing the law, but by faith in Jesus Christ.
Galatians 2:16
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> God demonstrates his own love for us in this: while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.
Romans 5:8
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> Jesus said: I am the way, the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.
John 14:6
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> Salvation is found in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given to men by which we must be saved.
Acts 4:12

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> It is by grace you have been saved, through faith - and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God - not by works, so that no one can boast.
Ephesians 2:8-9
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