Romans 7:12-22 NIV

12 So then, the law is holy, and the commandment is holy, righteous and good.

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      13 Did that which is good, then, become death to me? By no means! Nevertheless, in order that sin might be recognized as sin, it used what is good to bring about my death, so that through the commandment sin might become utterly sinful.

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          14 We know that the law is spiritual; but I am unspiritual, sold as a slave to sin.

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          15 I do not understand what I do. For what I want to do I do not do, but what I hate I do.

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          16 And if I do what I do not want to do, I agree that the law is good.

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            • 29 7:16 - S ver 12
              17 As it is, it is no longer I myself who do it, but it is sin living in me.

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                  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.

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                    • ~ 7:18 - Or "my flesh"
                      19 For I do not do the good I want to do, but the evil I do not want to do—this I keep on doing.

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                          20 Now if I do what I do not want to do, it is no longer I who do it, but it is sin living in me that does it.

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                              21 So I find this law at work: Although I want to do good, evil is right there with me.

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                                • 34 7:21 - ver 23,25
                                  22 For in my inner being I delight in God’s law;

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