Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
but all through my body I see another principle in conflict with the law of my reason, which makes me a prisoner to that law of sin that runs through my body.
So sin must not reign over your mortal bodies, and make you obey their cravings,
For the life-giving law of the Spirit through Christ Jesus has freed you from the Law of sin and death.
Jesus answered, "I tell you, everyone who commits sin is a slave to sin.
You must put on God's armor, so as to be able to stand up against the devil's stratagems.
2 Peter 2:19
promising them freedom when they are themselves slaves of destruction; for a man is the slave of whatever overcomes him.
Jesus returned from the Jordan full of the holy Spirit, and he was led about in the desert
And so he had to be made like his brothers in every respect, so that he might prove a compassionate high priest as well as one faithful in his service to God, in order to forgive the people's sins.
For our high priest is not one who is incapable of sympathy with our weaknesses, but he has been tempted in every way just as we have, without committing any sin.