Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For, brethren, ye have been called unto liberty; only use not liberty for an occasion to the flesh, but by love serve one another.
This is the freedom with which Christ has freed us. So stand firm in it, and do not get under a yoke of slavery again.
to ransom those who were subject to law, so that we might receive adoption.
"The spirit of the Lord is upon me, For he has consecrated me to preach the good news to the poor, He has sent me to announce to the prisoners their release and to the blind the recovery of their sight, To set the down-trodden at liberty,
and you will know the truth and the truth will set you free."
and so you have been freed from sin, and made slaves of uprightness.
1 Corinthians 8:9
But you must take care that this right of yours does not prove a hindrance to the overscrupulous.
1 Peter 2:16
Live like free men, only do not make your freedom an excuse for doing wrong, but be slaves of God.
2 Peter 2:19
promising them freedom when they are themselves slaves of destruction; for a man is the slave of whatever overcomes him.
For some people have sneaked in among us??heir doom was foretold long ago??odless persons, who turn the mercy of our God into an excuse for immorality, and disown our only Master and Lord, Jesus Christ.