for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God,
Indeed, there is not a righteous man on earth who continually does good and who never sins.
What then? Are we better than they? Not at all; for we have already charged that both Jews and Greeks are all under sin;
Now we know that whatever the Law says, it speaks to those who are under the Law, so that every mouth may be closed and all the world may become accountable to God;
so that you would walk in a manner worthy of the God who calls you into His own kingdom and glory.
through whom also we have obtained our introduction by faith into this grace in which we stand; and we exult in hope of the glory of God.
But the Scripture has shut up everyone under sin, so that the promise by faith in Jesus Christ might be given to those who believe.
It was for this He called you through our gospel, that you may gain the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Therefore, let us fear if, while a promise remains of entering His rest, any one of you may seem to have come short of it.
but to the degree that you share the sufferings of Christ, keep on rejoicing, so that also at the revelation of His glory you may rejoice with exultation.
Therefore, I exhort the elders among you, as your fellow elder and witness of the sufferings of Christ, and a partaker also of the glory that is to be revealed,
After you have suffered for a little while, the God of all grace, who called you to His eternal glory in Christ, will Himself perfect, confirm, strengthen and establish you.
If we say that we have no sin, we are deceiving ourselves and the truth is not in us.
For God has shut up all in disobedience so that He may show mercy to all.
And just as they did not see fit to acknowledge God any longer, God gave them over to a depraved mind, to do those things which are not proper,