12 Therefore do not let sin 2reign in your mortal body so that you obey its lusts,

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13 and do not go on 3presenting the members of your body to sin as instruments of unrighteousness; but 4present yourselves to God as those alive from the dead, and your members as instruments of righteousness to God.

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    • g 6:13 - Lit "your members to sin"
    • h 6:13 - Or "weapons"
    • i 6:13 - Or "weapons"
      14 For 5sin shall not 6be master over you, for 7you are not under law but 8under grace.
      15 What then? 9Shall we sin because we are not under law but under grace? 10May it never be!

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      16 Do you not 11know that when you present yourselves to someone as 12slaves for obedience, you are slaves of the one whom you obey, either of 13sin resulting in death, or of obedience resulting in righteousness?
      17 But 14thanks be to God that though you were slaves of sin, you became obedient from the heart to that 15form of teaching to which you were committed,

      References for Romans 6:17

        • l 6:17 - Lit "you were slaves...but you became"
          18 and having been 16freed from sin, you became slaves of righteousness.

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