A perfect example of attempted salvation by works
is found in Romans 9. This is the great indictment
against the Old Testament Jews who failed to recognize
the true purpose of the Law.
What we say then? That the Gentiles, which followed
not after righteousness, have attained to righteousness,
even the righteousness which is of FAITH.
A misty morning does not signify a cloudy day.
My HOPE comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth!