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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.
For when we were in the flesh, the sinful desires, aroused by the law, were active in the members of our body to bear fruit for death.
For the law of the life-giving Spirit in Christ Jesus has set you free from the law of sin and death.
For there is not one truly righteous person on the earth who continually does good and never sins.
For the flesh has desires that are opposed to the Spirit, and the Spirit has desires that are opposed to the flesh, for these are in opposition to each other, so that you cannot do what you want.
1 Timothy 6:11
But you, as a person dedicated to God, keep away from all that. Instead pursue righteousness, godliness, faithfulness, love, endurance, and gentleness.
You have not yet resisted to the point of bloodshed in your struggle against sin.
For we all stumble in many ways. If someone does not stumble in what he says, he is a perfect individual, able to control the entire body as well.
Where do the conflicts and where do the quarrels among you come from? Is it not from this, from your passions that battle inside you?
1 Peter 2:11
Dear friends, I urge you as foreigners and exiles to keep away from fleshly desires that do battle against the soul,
If only I were predisposed to keep your statutes!