Romans 3:5-15 LEB

5 But if our unrighteousness demonstrates the righteousness of God, what shall we say? God, who inflicts wrath, [is] not unjust, [is he]? (I am speaking according to a human perspective.)
6 May it never be! For otherwise, how will God judge the world?
7 But if by my lying, the truth of God abounded to his glory, why am I also still condemned as a sinner?
8 And [why] not (as we are slandered, and as some affirm that we say), "Let us do evil, in order that good may come [of it]? Theira condemnation is just!

References for Romans 3:8

    • w 3:8 - Literally "whose"

      The Entire World Guilty of Sin

      9 What then? Do we have an advantage? Not at all. For we have already charged both Jews and Greeks are all under sin,

      References for Romans 3:9

          10 just as it is written, "[There] is no one righteous, not even one;
          11 [there] is no one who understands; [there] is no one who seeks God.
          12 All have turned aside together; they have become worthless; [There] is no one who practices kindness; [there] is not even one.b

          References for Romans 3:12

            • x 3:12 - Verses 10-12 are a quotation from Ps 14:1-3
              13 Their throat [is] an opened grave; they deceive with their tongues; the venom of asps [is] under their lips,c

              References for Romans 3:13

                • y 3:13 - A quotation from Ps 5:9 and Ps 140:3
                  14 whose mouth is full of cursing and bitterness.d

                  References for Romans 3:14

                    • z 3:14 - A quotation from Ps 10:7
                      15 Their feet [are] swift to shed blood;