1 What shall we say then? Shall we continue in sin, that grace may abound?
2 God forbid*. How shall we, that are dead to sin, live any longer therein*?
3 Know ye not, that so many of us as were baptized into Jesus Christ were baptized into his death?
4 Therefore we are buried with him by baptism into death: that like as Christ was raised up from the dead by the glory of the Father, even so we also should walk in newness of life.
5 For if we have been planted together in the likeness of his death, we shall be also in the likeness of his resurrection:
6 Knowing this, that our old man is crucified with him, that the body of sin might be destroyed, that henceforth we should not serve sin.
7 For he that is dead is freeda from sin.

References for Romans 6:7

    • u 6:7 - freed: Gr. justified
      10 For in that he died, he died unto sin once: but in that he liveth, he liveth unto God.
      13 Neither yield ye your members as instrumentsb of unrighteousness unto sin: but yield yourselves unto God, as those that are alive from the dead, and your members as instruments of righteousness unto God.

      References for Romans 6:13

        • v 6:13 - instruments: Gr. arms, or, weapons
          14 For sin shall not have dominion over you: for ye are not under the law, but under grace.
          15 What then? shall we sin, because we are not under the law, but under grace? God forbid*.
          17 But God be thanked, that ye were the servants of sin, but ye have obeyed from the heart that form of doctrine whichc was delivered you.

          References for Romans 6:17

            • w 6:17 - which...: Gr. whereto ye were delivered
              18 Being then made free from sin, ye became the servants of righteousness.
              20 For when ye were the servants of sin, ye were free from righteousness.
              21 What* fruit had ye then in those things whereof ye are now ashamed? for the end of those things is death.