Romans 7:18 NIV

18 For I know that good itself does not dwell in me, that is, in my sinful nature.a For I have the desire to do what is good, but I cannot carry it out.

References for Romans 7:18

    • ~ 7:18 - Or "my flesh"

      Study tools for Romans 7:18

      • a 7:5 - In contexts like this, the Greek word for "flesh" ("sarx" ) refers to the sinful state of human beings, often presented as a power in opposition to the Spirit.
      • b 7:7 - Exodus 20:17; Deut. 5:21
      • c 7:18 - Or "my flesh"
      • d 7:25 - Or "in the flesh"