Israel's failure to attain righteousness
1. The heart: ___________________________ for salvation of Israel
2. The failure: __________________________ to God's righteousness
3. The provision: _______________________ through the Law
“Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me. Rejoice and be glad, because great is your reward in heaven, for in the same way they persecuted the prophets who were before you.
Matthew 5:11-12 (NIV)