New Living Translation
But still, the law itself is holy, and its commands are holy and right and good.
King James Bible
Wherefore the law is holy, and the commandment holy, and just, and good.
Darby Bible Translation
So that the law indeed is holy, and the commandment holy, and just, and good.
World English Bible
Therefore the law indeed is holy, and the commandment holy, and righteous, and good.
Young's Literal Translation
so that the law, indeed, is holy, and the command holy, and righteous, and good.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
7:12 The commandment - That is, every branch of the law. Is holy, and just, and good - It springs from, and partakes of, the holy nature of God; it is every way just and right in itself; it is designed wholly for the good of man.
LibraryThou Shalt not Commit Adultery.
In this Commandment too a good work is commanded, which includes much and drives away much vice; it is called purity, or chastity, of which much is written and preached, and it is well known to every one, only that it is not as carefully observed and practised as other works which are not commanded. So ready are we to do what is not commanded and to leave undone what is commanded. We see that the world is full of shameful works of unchastity, indecent words, tales and ditties, temptation to which …
Dr. Martin Luther—A Treatise on Good Works
"O Wretched Man that I Am!"
How Christ is to be Made Use of as Our Life, in Case of Heartlessness and Fainting through Discouragements.
Of the Corruption of Nature and the Efficacy of Divine Grace
But if I know that what I am doing is wrong, this shows that I agree that the law is good.
1 Timothy 1:8
We know that the law is good when used correctly.
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