Parallel Bible results for Romans 6:16-22

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Romans 6:16-22

NIV 16 Don't you know that when you offer yourselves to someone to obey him as slaves, you are slaves to the one whom you obey--whether you are slaves to sin, which leads to death, or to obedience, which leads to righteousness? NIV 16 Don't you know that when you offer yourselves to someone to obey him as slaves, you are slaves to the one whom you obey--whether you are slaves to sin, which leads to death, or to obedience, which leads to righteousness? NIV 17 But thanks be to God that, though you used to be slaves to sin, you wholeheartedly obeyed the form of teaching to which you were entrusted. NIV 17 But thanks be to God that, though you used to be slaves to sin, you wholeheartedly obeyed the form of teaching to which you were entrusted. NIV 18 You have been set free from sin and have become slaves to righteousness. NIV 18 You have been set free from sin and have become slaves to righteousness. NIV 19 I put this in human terms because you are weak in your natural selves. Just as you used to offer the parts of your body in slavery to impurity and to ever-increasing wickedness, so now offer them in slavery to righteousness leading to holiness. NIV 19 I put this in human terms because you are weak in your natural selves. Just as you used to offer the parts of your body in slavery to impurity and to ever-increasing wickedness, so now offer them in slavery to righteousness leading to holiness. NIV 20 When you were slaves to sin, you were free from the control of righteousness. NIV 20 When you were slaves to sin, you were free from the control of righteousness. NIV 21 What benefit did you reap at that time from the things you are now ashamed of ? Those things result in death! NIV 21 What benefit did you reap at that time from the things you are now ashamed of ? Those things result in death! NIV 22 But now that you have been set free from sin and have become slaves to God, the benefit you reap leads to holiness, and the result is eternal life. NIV 22 But now that you have been set free from sin and have become slaves to God, the benefit you reap leads to holiness, and the result is eternal life.