Romans 3:9-20 LEB

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.a

      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,b

          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.c

              References for Romans 3:14

                • z 3:14 - A quotation from Ps 10:7
                  15 Their feet [are] swift to shed blood;
                  16 destruction and distress [are] in their paths,
                  17 and they have not known the way of peace.d

                  References for Romans 3:17

                    • { 3:17 - Verses 15-17 are a quotation from Isa 59:7-8
                      18 The fear of God is not before their eyes."e

                      References for Romans 3:18

                        • | 3:18 - A quotation from Ps 36:1
                          19 Now we know that whatever the law says, it speaks to those under the law, in order that every mouth may be closed and the whole world may become accountable to God.
                          20 For by the works of the law {no person will be declared righteous}f before him, for through the law [comes] knowledge of sin.

                          References for Romans 3:20

                            • } 3:20 - Literally "all flesh will not be declared righteous"