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
But when a man is tempted, it is his own passions that carry him away and serve as a bait.

For without, etc

Romans 4:15
For the Law inflicts punishment; but where no Law exists, there can be no violation of Law.
John 15:22
"If I had not come and spoken to them, they would have had no sin; but as the case stands they are without excuse for their sin.
1 Corinthians 15:56
Now sin is the sting of death, and sin derives its power from the Law;