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Romans 6 :: New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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Believers Are Dead to Sin, Alive to God

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:1 - What G5101 shall we say G3004 then? G3767 Are we to continue G1961 in sin G266 so G2443 that grace G5485 may increase? G4121

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:2 - May it never G3361 be! How G4459 shall we who G3748 died G599 to sin G266 still G2089 live G2198 in it?

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:3 - Or G2228 do you not know G50 that all G3745 of us who G3745 have been baptized G907 into Christ G5547 Jesus G2424 have been baptized G907 into His death? G2288

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:4 - Therefore G3767 we have been buried G4916 with Him through G1223 baptism G908 into death, G2288 so G3779 that as Christ G5547 was raised G1453 from the dead G3498 through G1223 the glory G1391 of the Father, G3962 so G3779 we too G2532 might walk G4043 in newness G2538 of life. G2222

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:5 - For if G1487 we have become G1096 [fn]united G4854 with Him in the likeness G3667 of His death, G2288 certainly G235 we shall also G2532 be [fn]in the likeness of His resurrection, G386

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:6 - knowing G1097 this, G3778 that our old G3820 [fn]self G444 was crucified G4957 with Him, in order G2443 that our body G4983 of sin G266 might be [fn]done G2673 away G2673 with, so that we would no G3371 longer G3371 be slaves G1398 to sin; G266

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:7 - for he who has died G599 is [fn]freed G1344 from sin. G266

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:8 - Now G1161 if G1487 we have died G599 with Christ, G5547 we believe G4100 that we shall also G2532 live G4800 with Him,

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:9 - knowing G6063 that Christ, G5547 having been raised G1453 from the dead, G3498 [fn]is never G3765 to die G599 again; G3765 death G2288 no G3765 longer G3765 is master G2961 over G2961 Him.

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:10 - For the death that He died, G599 He died G599 to sin G266 once G2178 for all; G2178 but the life G2198 that He lives, G2198 He lives G2198 to God. G2316

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:11 - Even G2532 so G3779 consider G3049 yourselves G1438 to be dead G3498 to sin, G266 but alive G2198 to God G2316 in Christ G5547 Jesus. G2424

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:12 - Therefore G3767 do not let sin G266 reign G936 in your mortal G2349 body G4983 so G1519 that you obey G5219 its lusts, G1939

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:13 - and do not go on presenting G3936 [fn]the members G3196 of your body to sin G266 as [fn]instruments G3696 of unrighteousness; G93 but present G3936 yourselves G1438 to God G2316 as those alive G2198 from the dead, G3498 and your members G3196 as [fn]instruments G3696 of righteousness G1343 to God. G2316

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:14 - For sin G266 shall not be master G2961 over G2961 you, for you are not under G5259 law G3551 but under G5259 grace. G5485

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:15 - What G5101 then? G3767 Shall we sin G264 because G3754 we are not under G5259 law G3551 but under G5259 grace? G5485 May it never G3361 be!

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:16 - Do you not know G6063 that when G3739 you present G3936 yourselves G1438 to someone G3739 as slaves G1401 for obedience, G5218 you are slaves G1401 of the one whom G3739 you obey, G5219 either G2273 of sin G266 [fn]resulting G1519 in death, G2288 or G2228 of obedience G5218 [fn]resulting G1519 in righteousness? G1343

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:17 - But thanks G5485 be to God G2316 that [fn]though you were slaves G1401 of sin, G266 you became G5219 obedient G5219 from the heart G2588 to that form G5179 of teaching G1322 to which G3739 you were committed, G3860

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:18 - and having been freed G1659 from sin, G266 you became G1402 slaves G1402 of righteousness. G1343

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:19 - I am speaking G3004 in human G442 terms G442 because G1223 of the weakness G769 of your flesh. G4561 For just G5618 as you presented G3936 your members G3196 as slaves G1401 to impurity G167 and to lawlessness, G458 [fn]resulting G1519 in further lawlessness, G458 so G3779 now G3568 present G3936 your members G3196 as slaves G1401 to righteousness, G1343 [fn]resulting G1519 in sanctification. G38

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:20 - For when G3753 you were slaves G1401 of sin, G266 you were free G1658 in regard to righteousness. G1343

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:21 - Therefore G3767 what G5101 [fn]benefit G2590 were you then G5119 [fn]deriving G2192 [fn]from the things of which G3739 you are now G3568 ashamed? G1870 For the outcome G5056 of those G1565 things G1565 is death. G2288

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:22 - But now G3570 having been freed G1659 from sin G266 and enslaved G1402 to God, G2316 you [fn]derive G2192 your [fn]benefit, G2590 [fn]resulting G1519 in sanctification, G38 and the outcome, G5056 eternal G166 life. G2222

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:23 - For the wages G3800 of sin G266 is death, G2288 but the free G5486 gift G5486 of God G2316 is eternal G166 life G2222 in Christ G5547 Jesus G2424 our Lord. G2962
NASB Footnotes
Or, united with the likeness
Or, with
Gr anthropos
Or, made powerless
Or, acquitted
Literally: no longer dies
Literally: your members to sin
Or, weapons
Literally: to death
Literally: to righteousness
Literally: you were slaves...but you became
Literally: to lawlessness
Literally: to sanctification
Literally: fruit
Literally: having
Literally: in
Literally: have
Literally: fruit
Literally: to sanctification

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