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Romans 3:4-14 ESV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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4 By no means! Let God be true though every one were a liar, as it is written, "That you may be justified in your words, and prevail when you are judged." 4 Not at all! Let God be true, and every man a liar. As it is written: "So that you may be proved right when you speak and prevail when you judge."
5 But if our unrighteousness serves to show the righteousness of God, what shall we say? That God is unrighteous to inflict wrath on us? (I speak in a human way.) 5 But if our unrighteousness brings out God's righteousness more clearly, what shall we say? That God is unjust in bringing his wrath on us? (I am using a human argument.)
6 By no means! For then how could God judge the world? 6 Certainly not! If that were so, how could God judge the world?
7 But if through my lie God's truth abounds to his glory, why am I still being condemned as a sinner? 7 Someone might argue, "If my falsehood enhances God's truthfulness and so increases his glory, why am I still condemned as a sinner?"
8 And why not do evil that good may come?--as some people slanderously charge us with saying. Their condemnation is just. 8 Why not say--as we are being slanderously reported as saying and as some claim that we say--"Let us do evil that good may result"? Their condemnation is deserved.
9 What then? Are we Jews any better off? No, not at all. For we have already charged that all, both Jews and Greeks, are under sin, 9 What shall we conclude then? Are we any better ? Not at all! We have already made the charge that Jews and Gentiles alike are all under sin.
10 as it is written: "None is righteous, no, not one; 10 As it is written: "There is no one righteous, not even one;
11 no one understands; no one seeks for God. 11 there is no one who understands, no one who seeks God.
12 All have turned aside; together they have become worthless; no one does good, not even one." 12 All have turned away, they have together become worthless; there is no one who does good, not even one."
13 "Their throat is an open grave; they use their tongues to deceive." "The venom of asps is under their lips." 13 "Their throats are open graves; their tongues practice deceit." "The poison of vipers is on their lips."
14 "Their mouth is full of curses and bitterness." 14 "Their mouths are full of cursing and bitterness."