Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But sin, taking occasion by the commandment, wrought in me all manner of concupiscence. For without the law sin was dead.


Bible References


James 1:14
a man is instigated, and drawn into the snare by his own vicious passions, which once indulg'd, are productive of sin,

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Romans 4:15
because the effect of the law is punishment: for if there had been no law, there could have been no transgression.
John 15:22
if I had not appear'd, and inform'd them, they would have been innocent: but now they have no excuse for their sin.
1 Corinthians 15:56
the sting of death was sin; and the strength of sin was the law.