New American Standard Bible
What then? Shall we sin because we are not under law but under grace? May it never be!
King James Bible
What then? shall we sin, because we are not under the law, but under grace? God forbid.
Darby Bible Translation
What then? should we sin because we are not under law but under grace? Far be the thought.
World English Bible
What then? Shall we sin, because we are not under law, but under grace? May it never be!
Young's Literal Translation
What then? shall we sin because we are not under law but under grace? let it not be!
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
What then? shall we sin ... - The apostle proceeds to notice an objection which might be suggested. "If Christians are not under the law, which forbids all sin, but are under grace, which pardons sin, will it not follow that they will feel themselves released from obligation to be holy? Will they not commit sin freely, since the system of grace is one which contemplates pardon, and which will lead them to believe that they may be forgiven to any extent?" This Consequence has been drawn by many professing Christians; and it was well therefore, for the apostle to guard against it.
God forbid - Note, Romans 3:4.
LibraryFebruary 24. "Sin Shall not have Dominion Over You, for Ye are not under the Law, but under Grace" (Rom. vi. 14).
"Sin shall not have dominion over you, for ye are not under the law, but under grace" (Rom. vi. 14). The secret of Moses' failures was this: "The law made nothing perfect, but the bringing in of a better hope did." And this was why his life work also came short of full realization. He saw but entered not the Promised Land. The founder of the law had to be its victim, and his life and death might demonstrate the inability of the law to lead any man into the Promised Land. The very fact, that it was …
Rev. A. B. Simpson—Days of Heaven Upon Earth
Seventh Sunday after Trinity Exhortation to Resist Sin.
Death and Life in Christ
Alive unto God.
"He will come and destroy these vine-growers and will give the vineyard to others." When they heard it, they said, "May it never be!"
What shall we say then? Are we to continue in sin so that grace may increase?
May it never be! How shall we who died to sin still live in it?
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