Whoever steals from his father or mother but claims, "It's no sin," is a companion to someone who demolishes.
This is what an immoral woman is like: she eats, wipes her mouth, then says "I've done nothing wrong."
you say, "I'm innocent. Surely his anger has turned away from me.'" "I'm about to bring charges against you because you say, "I haven't sinned.'
Look, they lie in ambush for my life; these violent men gather together against me, but not because of any transgression or sin of mine, LORD.
Without any fault on my part, they rush together and prepare themselves. Get up! Come help me! Pay attention!
The one who speaks on his own seeks his own praise. But the one who seeks the praise of him who sent him is genuine, and there's nothing false in him.
What should we say, then? Is the Law sinful? Of course not! In fact, I wouldn't have become aware of sin if it had not been for the Law. I wouldn't have known what it means to covet if the Law had not said, "You must not covet."
for the Law produces wrath. Now where there is no Law, neither can there be any violation of it.