Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For sin shall not have dominion over you: for ye are not under the law, but under grace.
Let not sin therefore reign in your mortal body, by making you slaves to the lusts thereof.
the law was introduc'd, that the greatness of the fall might fully appear; but the more sin display'd its enormity, the divine favour was so much the more transcendent.
for the christian dispensation of a spiritual life has set me free from the legal state of sin and death.
and she shall be deliver'd of a son, to whom you shall give the name Jesus: for he shall save his people from their sins.
if the son therefore shall make you free, you will be free indeed.
who gave himself for us, to redeem us from all iniquity, and qualify us to be his peculiar people, passionately affected to virtue.
but this is the alliance that I will make with the house of Israel after those days, saith the Lord: I will put my laws into their mind, and write them in their hearts: I will be their God, and they shall be my people.
Now we know that whatever the law says, it says to those who are under the law: that every one may be silenc'd, and all the world plead guilty before God.
thus, my brethren, the law is become dead with respect to you by the body of Christ; that you might be subject to another, even to him who is raised from the dead, that we should bring forth fruit unto God.
but before faith came, we were shut up together as prisoners under the custody of the law, 'till faith was to be revealed.
God sent forth his own son born of a woman, and subject to the law, to redeem those,
but if you are governed by the spirit, you are not subject to the law.
You do not approach to any thing corporeal, to scorching fire, to smoak, darkness, and tempest,