By no means! 1Let God be true though 2every one were a liar, as it is written, 3"That you may be justified in your words, and prevail when you 4are judged."
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But if our unrighteousness serves to show the righteousness of God, what shall we say? That God is unrighteous to inflict 5wrath on us? (6I speak in a human way.)
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By no means! For then how could 7God judge the world?
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But if through my lie God's truth abounds to his glory, 8why am I still being condemned as a sinner?
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And why not 9do evil that good may come?--as some people slanderously charge us with saying. Their condemnation is just.
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What then? Are we Jews any better off? No, not at all. For we have already charged that all, both 10Jews and 11Greeks, are 12under sin,
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as it is written: 13"None is righteous, no, not one;
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no one understands; no one seeks for God.
All have turned aside; together they have become worthless; no one does good, not even one."
14"Their throat is 15an open grave; they use their tongues to deceive." 16"The venom of asps is under their lips."
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17"Their mouth is full of curses and bitterness."
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