Romans 1:3; Romans 2:28; Romans 3:20; Romans 4:1; Romans 6:19; Romans 7:5; Romans 7:18; Romans 7:25; Romans 8:3-9; Romans 8:12-13; Romans 9:3; Romans 9:5; Romans 9:8; Romans 11:14; Romans 13:14
concerning His Son, who was born of a descendant of David according to the flesh,
For he is not a Jew who is one outwardly , nor is circumcision that which is outward in the flesh.
because by the works of the Law no flesh will be justified in His sight; for through the Law comes the knowledge of sin.
What then shall we say that Abraham, our forefather according to the flesh, has found?
I am speaking in human terms because of the weakness of your flesh. For just as you presented your members as slaves to impurity and to lawlessness, resulting in further lawlessness, so now present your members as slaves to righteousness, resulting in sanctification.
For while we were in the flesh, the sinful passions, which were aroused by the Law, were at work in the members of our body to bear fruit for death.
For I know that nothing good dwells in me, that is, in my flesh; for the willing is present in me, but the doing of the good is not.
Thanks be to God through Jesus Christ our Lord ! So then, on the one hand I myself with my mind am serving the law of God, but on the other, with my flesh the law of sin.
For what the Law could not do, weak as it was through the flesh, God did: sending His own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh and as an offering for sin, He condemned sin in the flesh,
so that the requirement of the Law might be fulfilled in us, who do not walk according to the flesh but according to the Spirit.
For those who are according to the flesh set their minds on the things of the flesh, but those who are according to the Spirit, the things of the Spirit.
For the mind set on the flesh is death, but the mind set on the Spirit is life and peace,
because the mind set on the flesh is hostile toward God; for it does not subject itself to the law of God, for it is not even able to do so,
and those who are in the flesh cannot please God.
However, you are not in the flesh but in the Spirit, if indeed the Spirit of God dwells in you. But if anyone does not have the Spirit of Christ, he does not belong to Him.
So then, brethren, we are under obligation, not to the flesh, to live according to the flesh -
for if you are living according to the flesh, you must die; but if by the Spirit you are putting to death the deeds of the body, you will live.
For I could wish that I myself were accursed, separated from Christ for the sake of my brethren, my kinsmen according to the flesh,
whose are the fathers, and from whom is the Christ according to the flesh, who is over all, God blessed forever. Amen.
That is, it is not the children of the flesh who are children of God, but the children of the promise are regarded as descendants.
if somehow I might move to jealousy my fellow countrymen and save some of them.
But put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make no provision for the flesh in regard to its lusts.