Romans 8:13
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New International Version
For if you live according to the flesh, you will die; but if by the Spirit you put to death the misdeeds of the body, you will live.

New Living Translation
For if you live by its dictates, you will die. But if through the power of the Spirit you put to death the deeds of your sinful nature, you will live.

English Standard Version
For if you live according to the flesh you will die, but if by the Spirit you put to death the deeds of the body, you will live.

Berean Study Bible
For if you live according to the flesh, you will die; but if by the Spirit you put to death the deeds of the body, you will live.

Berean Literal Bible
For if you live according to flesh, you are about to die; but if by the Spirit you put to death the deeds of the body, you will live.

New American Standard Bible
for if you are living according to the flesh, you must die; but if by the Spirit you are putting to death the deeds of the body, you will live.

King James Bible
For if ye live after the flesh, ye shall die: but if ye through the Spirit do mortify the deeds of the body, ye shall live.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
for if you live according to the flesh, you are going to die. But if by the Spirit you put to death the deeds of the body, you will live.

International Standard Version
For if you live according to human nature, you are going to die, but if by the Spirit you continuously put to death the activities of the body, you will live.

NET Bible
(for if you live according to the flesh, you will die), but if by the Spirit you put to death the deeds of the body you will live.

New Heart English Bible
For if you live after the flesh, you must die; but if by the Spirit you put to death the deeds of the body, you will live.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
For if you are living in the flesh, you are going to die, and if you are putting to death the practices of the body, you are living.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
If you live by your corrupt nature, you are going to die. But if you use your spiritual nature to put to death the evil activities of the body, you will live.

New American Standard 1977
for if you are living according to the flesh, you must die; but if by the Spirit you are putting to death the deeds of the body, you will live.

Jubilee Bible 2000
For if ye live according to the flesh, ye shall die; but if through the Spirit ye mortify the deeds of the body, ye shall live.

King James 2000 Bible
For if you live after the flesh, you shall die: but if you through the Spirit do put to death the deeds of the body, you shall live.

American King James Version
For if you live after the flesh, you shall die: but if you through the Spirit do mortify the deeds of the body, you shall live.

American Standard Version
for if ye live after the flesh, ye must die; but if by the Spirit ye put to death the deeds of the body, ye shall live.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For if you live according to the flesh, you shall die: but if by the Spirit you mortify the deeds of the flesh, you shall live.

Darby Bible Translation
for if ye live according to flesh, ye are about to die; but if, by the Spirit, ye put to death the deeds of the body, ye shall live:

English Revised Version
for if ye live after the flesh, ye must die; but if by the spirit ye mortify the deeds of the body, ye shall live.

Webster's Bible Translation
For if ye live according to the flesh, ye shall die: but if ye through the Spirit mortify the deeds of the body, ye shall live.

Weymouth New Testament
For if you so live, death is near; but if, through being under the sway of the spirit, you are putting your old bodily habits to death, you will live.

World English Bible
For if you live after the flesh, you must die; but if by the Spirit you put to death the deeds of the body, you will live.

Young's Literal Translation
for if according to the flesh ye do live, ye are about to die; and if, by the Spirit, the deeds of the body ye put to death, ye shall live;
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
8:10-17 If the Spirit be in us, Christ is in us. He dwells in the heart by faith. Grace in the soul is its new nature; the soul is alive to God, and has begun its holy happiness which shall endure for ever. The righteousness of Christ imputed, secures the soul, the better part, from death. From hence we see how much it is our duty to walk, not after the flesh, but after the Spirit. If any habitually live according to corrupt lustings, they will certainly perish in their sins, whatever they profess. And what can a worldly life present, worthy for a moment to be put against this noble prize of our high calling? Let us then, by the Spirit, endeavour more and more to mortify the flesh. Regeneration by the Holy Spirit brings a new and Divine life to the soul, though in a feeble state. And the sons of God have the Spirit to work in them the disposition of children; they have not the spirit of bondage, which the Old Testament church was under, through the darkness of that dispensation. The Spirit of adoption was not then plentifully poured out. Also it refers to that spirit of bondage, under which many saints were at their conversion. Many speak peace to themselves, to whom God does not speak peace. But those who are sanctified, have God's Spirit witnessing with their spirits, in and by his speaking peace to the soul. Though we may now seem to be losers for Christ, we shall not, we cannot, be losers by him in the end.
Study Bible
Heirs with Christ
12Therefore, brothers, we have an obligation, but it is not to the flesh, to live according to it. 13For if you live according to the flesh, you will die; but if by the Spirit you put to death the deeds of the body, you will live. 14For all who are led by the Spirit of God are sons of God.…
Cross References
Romans 6:21
What fruit did you reap at that time from the things you are now ashamed of? The outcome of those things is death.

Romans 6:23
For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.

Romans 8:6
The mind of the flesh is death, but the mind of the Spirit is life and peace,

Romans 8:12
Therefore, brothers, we have an obligation, but it is not to the flesh, to live according to it.

1 Corinthians 9:27
No, I discipline my body and make it my slave, so that after I have preached to others, I myself will not be disqualified.

Colossians 3:5
Put to death, therefore, the components of your earthly nature: sexual immorality, impurity, lust, evil desires, and greed, which is idolatry.
Treasury of Scripture

For if you live after the flesh, you shall die: but if you through the Spirit do mortify the deeds of the body, you shall live.

ye live.

Romans 8:1,4-6 There is therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ …

Romans 6:21,23 What fruit had you then in those things whereof you are now ashamed? …

Romans 7:5 For when we were in the flesh, the motions of sins, which were by …

Galatians 5:19-21 Now the works of the flesh are manifest, which are these; Adultery, …

Galatians 6:8 For he that sows to his flesh shall of the flesh reap corruption…

Ephesians 5:3-5 But fornication, and all uncleanness, or covetousness, let it not …

Colossians 3:5,6 Mortify therefore your members which are on the earth; fornication, …

James 1:14,15 But every man is tempted, when he is drawn away of his own lust, and enticed…

but if.

Romans 8:2 For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus has made me free …

1 Corinthians 9:27 But I keep under my body, and bring it into subjection: lest that …

Galatians 5:24 And they that are Christ's have crucified the flesh with the affections …

Ephesians 4:22 That you put off concerning the former conversation the old man, …

Colossians 3:5-8 Mortify therefore your members which are on the earth; fornication, …

Titus 2:12 Teaching us that, denying ungodliness and worldly lusts, we should …

1 Peter 2:11 Dearly beloved, I beseech you as strangers and pilgrims, abstain …

through.

Romans 8:1 There is therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ …

Ephesians 4:30 And grieve not the holy Spirit of God, whereby you are sealed to …

Ephesians 5:18 And be not drunk with wine, wherein is excess; but be filled with the Spirit;

1 Peter 1:22 Seeing you have purified your souls in obeying the truth through …

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