The price of Redemption had been paid at the Cross, however until Jesus brought His precious blood into the Holy of Holies made without hands, the Redemption of the purchased possession (THE CHURCH) was still in expectation, not possession.
Romans 8:1-4, 35-39
Why could Paul say this?
-Because he knew that Jesus came to make “redemption of the transgressions that were under the first testament.” Heb. 9:15
-Because he knew that the Law was a “shadow of good things to come.” Heb. 10:1
-Because he knew