Sin Producing Death
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For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Then after desire has conceived, it gives birth to sin, and when sin is fully grown, it gives birth to death.
Therefore, did what is good cause my death? Absolutely not! On the contrary, sin, in order to be recognized as sin, was producing death in me through what is good, so that through the commandment, sin might become sinful beyond measure.
but you must not eat from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, for on the day you eat from it, you will certainly die.”
Therefore, just as sin entered the world through one man, and death through sin, in this way death spread to all men, because all sinned.
Nevertheless, death reigned from Adam to Moses, even over those who did not sin in the likeness of Adam’s transgression. He is a prototype of the Coming One.
But the gift is not like the trespass. For if by the one man’s trespass the many died, how much more have the grace of God and the gift overflowed to the many by the grace of the one man, Jesus Christ.
Since by the one man’s trespass, death reigned through that one man, how much more will those who receive the overflow of grace and the gift of righteousness reign in life through the one man, Jesus Christ.
Don’t you know that if you offer yourselves to someone as obedient slaves, you are slaves of that one you obey—either of sin leading to death or of obedience leading to righteousness?
For when we were in the flesh, the sinful passions operated through the law in every part of us and bore fruit for death.
There is a way that seems right to a man,
but its end is the way to death.
What a wretched man I am! Who will rescue me from this dying body?