Romans 5:12-15 NIV

Death Through Adam, Life Through Christ

12 Therefore, just as sin entered the world through one man,1 and death through sin,2 and in this way death came to all men, because all sinned3--

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      13 for before the law was given, sin was in the world. But sin is not taken into account when there is no law.4

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      14 Nevertheless, death reigned from the time of Adam to the time of Moses, even over those who did not sin by breaking a command, as did Adam,5 who was a pattern of the one to come.6

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      15 But the gift is not like the trespass. For if the many died by the trespass of the one man,7 how much more did God's grace and the gift that came by the grace of the one man, Jesus Christ,8 overflow to the many!

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