Sin Producing Death
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For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in union with the Messiah Jesus our Lord.
When that desire becomes pregnant, it gives birth to sin; and when that sin grows up, it gives birth to death.
Now, did something good bring me death? Of course not! But in order that sin might be recognized as being sin, it used something good to cause my death, so that through the rule, sin might become more exposed as being sinful than ever before.
but you are not to eat from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, because you will certainly die during the day that you eat from it."
Just as sin entered the world through one man, and death resulted from sin, therefore everyone dies, because everyone has sinned.
Nevertheless, death ruled from the time of Adam to Moses, even over those who did not sin in the same way Adam did when he disobeyed. He is a foreshadowing of the one who would come.
But God's free gift is not like Adam's offense. For if many people died as the result of one man's offense, how much more have God's grace and the free gift given through the kindness of one man, Jesus the Messiah, been showered on many people!
For if, through one man, death ruled because of that man's offense, how much more will those who receive such overflowing grace and the gift of righteousness rule in life because of one man, Jesus the Messiah!
Don't you know that when you offer yourselves to someone as obedient slaves, you are slaves of the one you obey either of sin, which leads to death, or of obedience, which leads to righteousness?
For while we were living according to our human nature, sinful passions were at work in our bodies by means of the Law, to bear fruit resulting in death.
There is a pathway that seems right to a man, but in the end it's a road to death.
What a wretched man I am! Who will rescue me from this body that is infected by death?