Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

Bible References

Until

Genesis 4:7
If thou doest good, it shall certainly be accepted; and if thou doest not good, sin lies at the door. And his desire shall be unto thee, but thou must rule over him.
Genesis 6:5
And GOD 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 the LORD smelled a savour of rest, and the LORD said in his heart, I will not again curse the ground any more for man's sake, for the intent of man's heart is evil from his childhood; neither will I again smite any more every living thing as I have done.
Genesis 13:13
But the men of Sodom were wicked and sinners before the LORD exceedingly.
Genesis 18:20
And the LORD 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 old and young, all the people from every quarter;
Genesis 38:7
And Er, Judah's firstborn, was wicked in the sight of the LORD and the LORD slew him.

But sin

Romans 4:15
because the law works wrath; for where there is no law, there is no rebellion either.
1 Corinthians 15:56
The sting of death is sin, and the power of sin is the law.
1 John 3:4
Whosoever commits sin transgresses also the law: for sin is the transgression of the law.