Romans 8:1-8 CSBTherefore, there is now no condemnation for those in Christ Jesus,  because the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus has set you free from the law of sin and death.  For what the law could not do since it was weakened by the flesh, God did. He condemned […]
Romans 7:7-13 CSBWhat should we say then? Is the law sin? Absolutely not! But I would not have known sin if it were not for the law. For example, I would not have known what it is to covet if the law had not said, Do not covet.  And sin, seizing an opportunity through […]
Romans 7:1-6 CSBSince I am speaking to those who know the law, brothers and sisters, don’t you know that the law rules over someone as long as he lives?  For example, a married woman is legally bound to her husband while he lives. But if her husband dies, she is released from the law […]
Well then, since God’s grace has set us free from the law, does that mean we can go on sinning? Of course not! Don’t you realize that you become the slave of whatever you choose to obey? You can be a slave to sin, which leads to death, or you can choose to obey God, which leads to righteous living.
Romans 6:5-14 CSBFor if we have been united with him in the likeness of his death, we will certainly also be in the likeness of his resurrection.  For we know that our old self was crucified with him so that the body ruled by sin might be rendered powerless so that we may no […]
God’s law was given so that all people could see how sinful they were. But as people sinned more and more, God’s wonderful grace became more abundant. So just as sin ruled over all…
Romans 5:12-21 CSBTherefore, just as sin entered the world through one man, and death through sin, in this way death spread to all people, because all sinned.  In fact, sin was in the world before the law, but sin is not charged to a person’s account when there is no law.  Nevertheless, death […]
The blood of Christ has made us right with God. So we are even more sure that Jesus will save us from God’s anger. Once we were God’s enemies. But we have been brought back to him because his Son has died for us. Now that God has brought us back, we are even more secure. We know that we will be saved because Christ lives. And that is not all.