not having a righteousness of my own that comes from the law, but one that comes through faith in Christ. Philippians 3:9
This is another excerpt where I could find ample material for a full article. In the context of Lent and the approach of Easter, perhaps it’s enough to consider it as simply added emphasis of the underlying Message of the Christ. There is no doctrine or dogma that’s sufficient to encompass what it means to have a living, agapé relationship with God.