Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

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.

King James Version

But I see another law in my members, warring against the law of my mind, and bringing me into captivity to the law of sin which is in my members.

Holman Bible

But I see a different law in the parts of my body, waging war against the law of my mind and taking me prisoner to the law of sin in the parts of my body.

International Standard Version

but I see in my body a different principle waging war with the Law in my mind and making me a prisoner of the law of sin that exists in my body.

A Conservative Version

but I see a different law in my body-parts, warring against the law of my mind, and taking me captive in the law of sin, which is in my body-parts.

American Standard Version

but I see a different law in my members, warring against the law of my mind, and bringing me into captivity under the law of sin which is in my members.

Amplified

But I discern in my bodily members [ in the sensitive appetites and wills of the flesh] a different law (rule of action) at war against the law of my mind (my reason) and making me a prisoner to the law of sin that dwells in my bodily organs [ in the sensitive appetites and wills of the flesh].

An Understandable Version

but I see a different law [at work] in my body, waging [spiritual] warfare against the law in my mind. It brings me into captivity to the law of sin in my body.

Anderson New Testament

but I perceive another law in my members, at war with the law of my mind, and making me a captive to the law of sin, which is in my members.

Bible in Basic English

But I see another law in my body, working against the law of my mind, and making me the servant of the law of sin which is in my flesh.

Common New Testament

but I see in my members another law, at war against the law of my mind and making me captive to the law of sin which dwells in my members.

Daniel Mace New Testament

but I perceive in the animal part of me another law warring against the law of my mind, and bringing me into captivity to the law of sin, which is in my animal part.

Darby Translation

but I see another law in my members, warring in opposition to the law of my mind, and bringing me into captivity to the law of sin which exists in my members.

Godbey New Testament

but I see another law in my members, warring against the law of my mind, and bringing me into captivity to the law of sin which is in my members.

Goodspeed New Testament

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.

John Wesley New Testament

But I see another law in my members, warring against the law of my mind, and captivating me to the law of sin, which is in my members.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

but I see another law in my members which rebels against the law of my mind, bringing captive unto the law of sin which is in my members.

Julia Smith Translation

And I see another law in my members, fighting against the law of my mind, and taking me captive to the law of sin being in my members.

King James 2000

But I see another law in my members, warring against the law of my mind, and bringing me into captivity to the law of sin which is in my members.

Lexham Expanded Bible

but I observe another law in my members, at war with the law of my mind and making me captive to the law of sin that exists in my members.

Modern King James verseion

but I see another law in my members, warring against the law of my mind, and bringing me into captivity to the law of sin being in my members.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But I see another law in my members rebelling against the law of my mind, and subduing me unto the law of sin, which is in my members.

Moffatt New Testament

but then I find quite another law in my members which conflicts with the law of my mind and makes me a prisoner to sin's law that resides in my members.

Montgomery New Testament

but I find a different law in my bodily faculties, waging war with the law of my will, and taking me prisoner to that law of sin which is in my bodily faculties.

NET Bible

But I see a different law in my members waging war against the law of my mind and making me captive to the law of sin that is in my members.

New Heart English Bible

but I see a different law in my members, warring against the law of my mind, and bringing me into captivity under the law of sin which is in my members.

New simplified Bible

However I see a different law at work in my body. This law fights against the law that my mind approves of. It makes me a prisoner to the law of sin that is at work in my body.

Noyes New Testament

but I perceive another law in my members warring against the law of my mind, and bringing me into captivity to the law of sin which is in my members.

Sawyer New Testament

but I see another law in my members warring against the law of my mind, and making me captive to the law of sin which is in my members.

The Emphasized Bible

But I behold a diverse law in my members, warring against the law of my mind and taking me captive in the law of sin which existeth in my members: -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

but I see another law in my members, militating against the law in my mind, and making me captive to the law of sin which is in my members.

Twentieth Century New Testament

But throughout my body I see a different law, one which is in conflict with the law accepted by my reason, and which endeavors to make me a prisoner to that law of Sin which exists throughout my body.

Webster

But I see another law in my members warring against the law of my mind, and bringing me into captivity to the law of sin which is in my members.

Weymouth New Testament

but I discover within me a different Law at war with the Law of my understanding, and leading me captive to the Law which is everywhere at work in my body--the Law of sin.

Williams New Testament

but I see another power operating in my lower nature in conflict with the power operated by my reason, which makes me a prisoner to the power of sin which is operating in my lower nature.

World English Bible

but I see a different law in my members, warring against the law of my mind, and bringing me into captivity under the law of sin which is in my members.

Worrell New Testament

but I see a different law in my members, warring against the law of my mind, and bringing me into captivity to the law of sin which is in my members.

Worsley New Testament

but I perceive another law in my body warring against the law of my mind, and captivating me to the law of sin, which is in my body.

Youngs Literal Translation

and I behold another law in my members, warring against the law of my mind, and bringing me into captivity to the law of the sin that is in my members.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But
δέ 
De 
but , and , now , then , also , yet , yea , so , moreover , nevertheless , for , even , , not tr
Usage: 2184

I see
βλέπω 
Blepo 
see , take heed , behold , beware , look on , look , beware of ,
Usage: 85

ἕτερος 
heteros 
Usage: 76

law
νόμος 
Nomos 
law
Usage: 179

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

my
μοῦ 
Mou 
μοῦ 
Mou 
μοῦ 
Mou 
my , me , mine , I , mine own
my , me , mine , I , mine own
my , me , mine , I , mine own
Usage: 313
Usage: 313
Usage: 313

μέλος 
melos 
Usage: 32

ἀντιστρατεύομαι 
Antistrateuomai 
Usage: 1

the law
νόμος 
Nomos 
law
Usage: 179

of
νοῦς 
Nous 
Usage: 24

νοῦς 
Nous 
Usage: 24

and

and , also , even , both , then , so , likewise , not tr. , , vr and
Usage: 0

αἰχμαλωτίζω 
Aichmalotizo 
Usage: 2

me
μέ 
me 
me , I , my , not tr
Usage: 122

αἰχμαλωτίζω 
Aichmalotizo 
Usage: 2

to the law
νόμος 
Nomos 
law
Usage: 179

of sin
ἁμαρτία 
Hamartia 
Usage: 143

which is
ὤν οὖσα ὄν 
On 
being , when ... was , which is , that is , not tr ,
Usage: 128

Devotionals

Devotionals about Romans 7:23

Images Romans 7:23

Context Readings

Internal Conflict With Sin

22 For I joyfully concur with the law of God in the inner man, 23 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. 24 Wretched man that I am! Who will set me free from the body of this death?



Cross References

Galatians 5:17

For the flesh sets its desire against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh; for these are in opposition to one another, so that you may not do the things that you please.

James 4:1

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

Romans 7:25

Thanks be to God through Jesus Christ our Lord! So then, on the one hand I myself with my mind am serving the law of God, but on the other, with my flesh the law of sin.

1 Peter 2:11

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

Romans 6:19

I am speaking in human terms because of the weakness of your flesh For just as you presented your members as slaves to impurity and to lawlessness, resulting in further lawlessness, so now present your members as slaves to righteousness, resulting in sanctification.

Romans 7:21

I find then the principle that evil is present in me, the one who wants to do good.

Romans 8:2

For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus has set you free from the law of sin and of death.

Psalm 142:7

"Bring my soul out of prison, So that I may give thanks to Your name; The righteous will surround me, For You will deal bountifully with me."

Ecclesiastes 7:20

Indeed, there is not a righteous man on earth who continually does good and who never sins.

Romans 6:13

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.

Romans 7:5

For while we were in the flesh, the sinful passions, which were aroused by the Law, were at work in the members of our body to bear fruit for death.

Romans 7:14

For we know that the Law is spiritual, but I am of flesh, sold into bondage to sin.

1 Timothy 6:11-12

But flee from these things, you man of God, and pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, perseverance and gentleness.

2 Timothy 2:25-26

with gentleness correcting those who are in opposition, if perhaps God may grant them repentance leading to the knowledge of the truth,

Hebrews 12:4

You have not yet resisted to the point of shedding blood in your striving against sin;

James 3:2

For we all stumble in many ways If anyone does not stumble in what he says, he is a perfect man, able to bridle the whole body as well.



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