But the righteousness that is by faith says: "Do not say in your heart, ‘Who will ascend into heaven?’" (that is, to bring Christ down)
But the righteousness based on faith speaks as follows: "DO NOT SAY IN YOUR HEART, ‘WHO WILL ASCEND INTO HEAVEN?’ (that is, to bring Christ down),
But the way of getting right with God through faith says, "You don’t need to go to heaven" (to find Christ and bring him down to help you).
But trusting God to shape the right living in us is a different story--no precarious climb up to heaven to recruit the Messiah,
But the righteousness which is of faith says these words, Say not in your heart, Who will go up to heaven? (that is, to make Christ come down:)
But the righteousness that comes from faith says, "Do not say in your heart, ‘Who will ascend into heaven?’" (that is, to bring Christ down)
But the righteousness of faith speaks in this way, "Do not say in your heart, ‘Who will ascend into heaven?’" (that is, to bring Christ down from above )
which is of
on this wise
|NET © [draft] ITL|
|NET © Notes||
1 sn A quotation from Deut 9:4.
2 sn A quotation from Deut 30:12.