Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


(For until the law sin was in the world: but sin is not imputed when there is no law.

Bible References


Genesis 4:7
If thou doest well, shall it not be lifted up? and if thou doest not well, sin coucheth at the door: and unto thee shall be its desire, but do thou rule over it.
Genesis 6:5
And Jehovah saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually.
Genesis 8:21
And Jehovah smelled the sweet savor; and Jehovah said in his heart, I will not again curse the ground any more for man's sake, for that the imagination of man's heart is evil from his youth; neither will I again smite any more everything living, as I have done.
Genesis 13:13
Now the men of Sodom were wicked and sinners against Jehovah exceedingly.
Genesis 18:20
And Jehovah said, Because the cry of Sodom and Gomorrah is great, and because their sin is very grievous;
Genesis 19:4
But before they lay down, the men of the city, even the men of Sodom, compassed the house round, both young and old, all the people from every quarter;
Genesis 38:7
And Er, Judah's first-born, was wicked in the sight of Jehovah. And Jehovah slew him.

But sin

Romans 4:15
for the law worketh wrath; but where there is no law, neither is there transgression.
1 Corinthians 15:56
The sting of death is sin; and the power of sin is the law:
1 John 3:4
Every one that doeth sin doeth also lawlessness; and sin is lawlessness.