Released From the Law, Bound to Christ

1 Do you not know, brothers and sisters—for I am speaking to those who know the law—that the law has authority over someone only as long as that person lives?

Read Romans 7:1 Using Other Translations

Know ye not, brethren, (for I speak to them that know the law,) how that the law hath dominion over a man as long as he liveth?
Or do you not know, brothers--for I am speaking to those who know the law--that the law is binding on a person only as long as he lives?
Now, dear brothers and sisters —you who are familiar with the law—don’t you know that the law applies only while a person is living?