New Living Translation
These desires give birth to sinful actions. And when sin is allowed to grow, it gives birth to death.
King James Bible
Then when lust hath conceived, it bringeth forth sin: and sin, when it is finished, bringeth forth death.
Darby Bible Translation
then lust, having conceived, gives birth to sin; but sin fully completed brings forth death.
World English Bible
Then the lust, when it has conceived, bears sin; and the sin, when it is full grown, brings forth death.
Young's Literal Translation
afterward the desire having conceived, doth give birth to sin, and the sin having been perfected, doth bring forth death.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
1:15 Then desire having conceived - By our own will joining therewith. Bringeth forth actual sin - It doth not follow that the desire itself is not sin. He that begets a man is himself a man. And sin being perfected - Grown up to maturity, which it quickly does. Bringeth forth death - Sin is born big with death.
"Let patience have its perfect work, that ye may be perfect and entire, wanting nothing." James 1:4. 1. "My brethren," says the Apostle in the preceding verse, "count it all joy when ye fall into divers temptations." At first view, this may appear a strange direction; seeing most temptations are, "for the present, not joyous, but grievous." Nevertheless ye know by your own experience, that "the trial of your faith worketh patience:" And if "patience have its perfect work, ye shall be perfect and …
John Wesley—Sermons on Several Occasions
Loving Advice for Anxious Seekers
All Joy in all Trials
except the tree of the knowledge of good and evil. If you eat its fruit, you are sure to die."
The woman was convinced. She saw that the tree was beautiful and its fruit looked delicious, and she wanted the wisdom it would give her. So she took some of the fruit and ate it. Then she gave some to her husband, who was with her, and he ate it, too.
2 Samuel 11:4
Then David sent messengers to get her; and when she came to the palace, he slept with her. She had just completed the purification rites after having her menstrual period. Then she returned home.
They conceive trouble and give birth to evil. Their womb produces deceit."
The wicked conceive evil; they are pregnant with trouble and give birth to lies.
Godly people find life; evil people find death.
You Assyrians produce nothing but dry grass and stubble. Your own breath will turn to fire and consume you.
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