Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

I speak after the manner of men because of the infirmity of your flesh: for as ye have yielded your members servants to uncleanness and to iniquity unto iniquity; even so now yield your members servants to righteousness unto holiness.

Now yield

Unto holiness

General references

Bible References

I speak

Romans 3:5
And if our injustice shall recommend the justice of God, what shall we say God not unjust bringing in anger? (I speak as man)
1 Corinthians 9:8
Not according to man do I speak these things: or does not the law also say these things?
1 Corinthians 15:32
If according to man I fought with wild beasts at Ephesus, what the profit to me, if the dead rise not? let us eat and drink; for to morrow we die.
Galatians 3:15
Brethren, I speak according to man; Although a man's covenant, having been confirmed, none annuls, or orders an addition.

Because

Romans 8:26
And likewise also the Spirit takes hold together, and assists our weaknesses: for what we would pray for as we ought, we know not, but the Spirit itself intercedes for us with inexpressible groanings.
Romans 15:1
And we the able ought to bear the weaknesses of the unable and not please ourselves.
Hebrews 4:15
For we have not a chief priest unable to suffer with our weaknesses; but tried in all things as a resemblance, without sin.

For as ye

Romans 6:13
Neither present ye your members weapons of injustice to sin: but present yourselves to God, as living from the dead, and your members weapons of justice to God.
1 Corinthians 6:11
And these were some of you: but ye were washed, but ye were consecrated, but ye were justified in the name of the Lord Jesus, and in the Spirit of our God.
Ephesians 2:2
In which when ye walked according to the life of this world, according to the ruler of the power of the air, of the spirit now energetic in the sons of disobedience:
Colossians 3:5
Therefore kill your members that are upon the earth; fornication, uncleanness, passion, evil desire, and covetousness, which is idolatry:
1 Peter 4:2
That no more to the eager desires of men, but to the will of God, should he live the remaining time in the flesh.

Unto iniquity

Romans 6:16
Know ye not, that to whom ye present yourselves servants for obedience, ye are servants to whom ye listen; either of sin to death, or of obedience to justice?
1 Corinthians 5:6
Your boasting not good. Know ye not that a little leaven may leaven the whole mixture?
1 Corinthians 15:33
Be not deceived: evil intercourses corrupt good habits.
2 Timothy 2:16
And avoid profane, empty discourses: for they will proceed to more of profanation.
Hebrews 12:15
Observing narrowly lest any be failing of the grace of God: lest any root of bitterness springing forth aloft give trouble, and by this many be defiled;

Now yield

Romans 6:13
Neither present ye your members weapons of injustice to sin: but present yourselves to God, as living from the dead, and your members weapons of justice to God.

Unto holiness

Romans 6:22
And now freed from sin, and subdued to God, ye have your fruit to consecration, and the end life eternal.

General references

Leviticus 14:14
And the priest took from the blood of the trespass, and the priest gave upon the extremity of the right ear of him being cleansed, and upon the thumb of his right hand, and upon the great toe of his right foot
Colossians 3:7
In which also ye then walked, when ye lived in them.