Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body so that you obey its lusts,

King James Version

Let not sin therefore reign in your mortal body, that ye should obey it in the lusts thereof.

Holman Bible

Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body, so that you obey its desires.

International Standard Version

Therefore, do not let sin rule your mortal bodies so that you obey their desires.

A Conservative Version

Let not sin therefore reign in your mortal body in order to obey it, in its lusts.

American Standard Version

Let not sin therefore reign in your mortal body, that ye should obey the lusts thereof:

Amplified

Let not sin therefore rule as king in your mortal (short-lived, perishable) bodies, to make you yield to its cravings and be subject to its lusts and evil passions.

An Understandable Version

So, do not allow [the practice of] sin to rule your mortal bodies, so that you obey its desires.

Anderson New Testament

Therefore, let not sin reign in your mortal body so that you obey it;

Bible in Basic English

For this cause do not let sin be ruling in your body which is under the power of death, so that you give way to its desires;

Common New Testament

Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body, that you obey its passions.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Let not sin therefore reign in your mortal body, by making you slaves to the lusts thereof.

Darby Translation

Let not sin therefore reign in your mortal body to obey its lusts.

Godbey New Testament

Let not sin therefore reign in your mortal body that you should obey the lusts of it:

Goodspeed New Testament

So sin must not reign over your mortal bodies, and make you obey their cravings,

John Wesley New Testament

Therefore let not sin reign in your mortal body, to obey it in the desires thereof.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body that ye should obey it in the lusts thereof.

Julia Smith Translation

Therefore let not sin reign in your mortal body, to listen to it in its passions.

King James 2000

Let not sin therefore reign in your mortal body, that you should obey it in its lusts.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body, so that [you] obey its desires,

Modern King James verseion

Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body, that you should obey it in its lusts.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Let not sin reign therefore in your mortal bodies, that ye should thereunto obey in the lusts of it.

Moffatt New Testament

Sin is not to reign, then, over your mortal bodies and make you obey their passions;

Montgomery New Testament

Therefore let not sin rule as king in your mortal body, compelling you to obey its lusts.

NET Bible

Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body so that you obey its desires,

New Heart English Bible

Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body, that you should obey it in its lusts.

New simplified Bible

Let no sin rule in your mortal body, that you should obey the lustful desires.

Noyes New Testament

Let not then sin reign in your mortal body, bringing you into subjection to its lusts,

Sawyer New Testament

Let not sin therefore reign in your mortal bodies, to obey its desires,

The Emphasized Bible

Let not sin, therefore, reign in your death-doomed body, that ye should be obedient to its covetings;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Let not therefore sin reign in your mortal body, that you should obey it in the passions thereof.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Therefore do not let Sin reign in your mortal bodies and compel you to obey its cravings.

Webster

Let not sin therefore reign in your mortal body, that ye should obey it in the lusts of it.

Weymouth New Testament

Let not Sin therefore reign as king in your mortal bodies, causing you to be in subjection to their cravings;

Williams New Testament

Accordingly, sin must not continue to reign over your mortal bodies, so as to make you continue to obey their evil desires,

World English Bible

Therefore don't let sin reign in your mortal body, that you should obey it in its lusts.

Worrell New Testament

Let not sin, therefore, reign in your mortal body, that ye should obey its desires;

Worsley New Testament

Let not sin therefore reign in your mortal body, to obey it in the lusts thereof.

Youngs Literal Translation

Let not then the sin reign in your mortal body, to obey it in its desires;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Let
βασιλεύω 
Basileuo 
reign , king ,
Usage: 19

not
μή 
me 
not , no , that not , God forbid 9 , lest , neither , no man , but , none , not translated ,
Usage: 493

sin
ἁμαρτία 
Hamartia 
Usage: 143

οὖν 
Oun 
therefore , then , so , and , now , wherefore , but , not tr ,
Usage: 417

βασιλεύω 
Basileuo 
reign , king ,
Usage: 19

in
ἐν 
En 
ἐν 
En 
in , by , with , among , at , on , through ,
in , by , with , among , at , on , through ,
Usage: 2128
Usage: 2128

ὑμῶν 
Humon 
your , you , ye , yours , not tr. ,
Usage: 371

θνητός 
Thnetos 
Usage: 6

σῶμα 
Soma 
Usage: 123

εἰς 
Eis 
into , to , unto , for , in , on , toward , against ,
Usage: 1267

ὑπακούω 
Hupakouo 
obey , be obedient to , hearken
Usage: 20

it

him , his , their , he , her , they , same , himself ,
Usage: 0

the lusts
ἐπιθυμία 
Epithumia 
Usage: 35

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Romans 6:12

References

Images Romans 6:12

Context Readings

Formerly Dead To Sin, Now Alive In Christ

11 Even so consider yourselves to be dead to sin, but alive to God in Christ Jesus. 12 Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body so that you obey its lusts, 13 and do not go on presenting the members of your body to sin as instruments of unrighteousness; but present yourselves to God as those alive from the dead, and your members as instruments of righteousness to God.


Cross References

Psalm 19:13

Also keep back Your servant from presumptuous sins; Let them not rule over me; Then I will be blameless, And I shall be acquitted of great transgression.

Psalm 119:133

Establish my footsteps in Your word, And do not let any iniquity have dominion over me.

Romans 6:16

Do you not know that when you present yourselves to someone as slaves for obedience, you are slaves of the one whom you obey, either of sin resulting in death, or of obedience resulting in righteousness?

Romans 2:8

but to those who are selfishly ambitious and do not obey the truth, but obey unrighteousness, wrath and indignation.

Numbers 33:55

'But if you do not drive out the inhabitants of the land from before you, then it shall come about that those whom you let remain of them will become as pricks in your eyes and as thorns in your sides, and they will trouble you in the land in which you live.

Deuteronomy 7:2

and when the LORD your God delivers them before you and you defeat them, then you shall utterly destroy them You shall make no covenant with them and show no favor to them.

Joshua 23:12-13

"For if you ever go back and cling to the rest of these nations, these which remain among you, and intermarry with them, so that you associate with them and they with you,

Judges 2:3

"Therefore I also said, 'I will not drive them out before you; but they will become as thorns in your sides and their gods will be a snare to you.'"

Romans 5:21

so that, as sin reigned in death, even so grace would reign through righteousness to eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Romans 6:14

For sin shall not be master over you, for you are not under law but under grace.

Romans 7:23-24

but I see a different law in the members of my body, waging war against the law of my mind and making me a prisoner of the law of sin which is in my members.

Romans 8:11

But if the Spirit of Him who raised Jesus from the dead dwells in you, He who raised Christ Jesus from the dead will also give life to your mortal bodies through His Spirit who dwells in you.

Romans 8:13

for if you are living according to the flesh, you must die; but if by the Spirit you are putting to death the deeds of the body, you will live.

Romans 13:14

But put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make no provision for the flesh in regard to its lusts.

1 Corinthians 15:53-54

For this perishable must put on the imperishable, and this mortal must put on immortality.

2 Corinthians 4:11

For we who live are constantly being delivered over to death for Jesus' sake, so that the life of Jesus also may be manifested in our mortal flesh.

2 Corinthians 5:4

For indeed while we are in this tent, we groan, being burdened, because we do not want to be unclothed but to be clothed, so that what is mortal will be swallowed up by life.

Galatians 5:16

But I say, walk by the Spirit, and you will not carry out the desire of the flesh.

Galatians 5:24

Now those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires.

Ephesians 2:3

Among them we too all formerly lived in the lusts of our flesh, indulging the desires of the flesh and of the mind, and were by nature children of wrath, even as the rest.

Ephesians 4:22

that, in reference to your former manner of life, you lay aside the old self, which is being corrupted in accordance with the lusts of deceit,

1 Thessalonians 4:5

not in lustful passion, like the Gentiles who do not know God;

2 Timothy 2:22

Now flee from youthful lusts and pursue righteousness, faith, love and peace, with those who call on the Lord from a pure heart.

Titus 2:12

instructing us to deny ungodliness and worldly desires and to live sensibly, righteously and godly in the present age,

Titus 3:3

For we also once were foolish ourselves, disobedient, deceived, enslaved to various lusts and pleasures, spending our life in malice and envy, hateful, hating one another.

James 1:14-15

But each one is tempted when he is carried away and enticed by his own lust.

James 4:1-3

What is the source of quarrels and conflicts among you? Is not the source your pleasures that wage war in your members?

1 Peter 1:14

As obedient children, do not be conformed to the former lusts which were yours in your ignorance,

1 Peter 2:11

Beloved, I urge you as aliens and strangers to abstain from fleshly lusts which wage war against the soul.

1 Peter 4:2-3

so as to live the rest of the time in the flesh no longer for the lusts of men, but for the will of God.

1 John 2:15-17

Do not love the world nor the things in the world If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him.

Jude 1:16

These are grumblers, finding fault, following after their own lusts; they speak arrogantly, flattering people for the sake of gaining an advantage.

Jude 1:18

that they were saying to you, "In the last time there will be mockers, following after their own ungodly lusts."

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