|Overview - Romans 7|
|1||No law hath power over a man longer than he lives.|
|4||But we are dead to the law.|
|7||Yet is not the law sin;|
|12||but holy, just and good;|
|16||as I acknowledge, who am grieved because I cannot keep it.|
Romans 7:8 (King James Version)
But sin, taking occasion by the commandment, wrought in me all manner of concupiscence. For without the law sin was dead.
- Romans 7:11 Romans 7:13 Romans 7:17 ; 4:15 5:20
- James 1:14 James 1:15
- For without, etc
- Rather, "For without a law sin is dead." Where there is no law, there is no transgression; for sin is the transgression of the law: the very essence of sin consists in the violation of some positive law.
- 4:15 John 15:22 John 15:24 ; 1 Corinthians 15:56