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Rom 5:14 (KJV) — Nevertheless death reigned from Adam to Moses, even over them that had not sinned after the similitude of Adam's transgression, who is the figure of him that was to come.
Rom 5:14 (NASB) — Nevertheless death reigned from Adam until Moses, even over those who had not sinned in the likeness of the offense of Adam, who is a *type of Him who was to come.
|Phrase from KJV (Help)
||Rom 5:17,21; Gen 4:8; Gen 5:5-31; Gen 7:22; Gen 19:25; Exd 1:6; Hbr 9:27|
||Rom 8:20,22; Exd 1:22; Exd 12:29,30; Jon 4:11|
|who is the figure
||Or 'type (pattern, or resemblance, [tupos (tu/pov)]) of him who was to come,' i.e., THE MESSIAH. Mr. Baxter remarks, It is indeed interesting to compare, on Scripture authority, Adam as the root of sin and death to all, with CHRIST, who is to all true Christians the root of holiness and life.|
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