New Living Translation
Do not let sin control the way you live; do not give in to sinful desires.
King James Bible
Let not sin therefore reign in your mortal body, that ye should obey it in the lusts thereof.
Darby Bible Translation
Let not sin therefore reign in your mortal body to obey its lusts.
World English Bible
Therefore don't let sin reign in your mortal body, that you should obey it in its lusts.
Young's Literal Translation
Let not then the sin reign in your mortal body, to obey it in its desires;
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
6:12 Let not sin reign even in your mortal body - It must be subject to death, but it need not be subject to sin.
LibraryAddress on Easter Eve
"We were buried, therefore, with Him through baptism into death; that like as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, so we also should walk in newness of life."--ROM. VI. 4. "I delivered unto you, among the first things, that . . . He was buried."--I COR. XV. 3, 4. St. Paul lays extraordinary and, at first sight, inexplicable stress, on the fact of our Lord's Burial. It is certainly strange that, in the second of these two texts, he mentions it as constituting, along with the …
J. H. Beibitz—Gloria Crucis
Twentieth Day. Holiness and Liberty.
Love of Religion, a New Nature.
'The Form of Teaching'
You will be accepted if you do what is right. But if you refuse to do what is right, then watch out! Sin is crouching at the door, eager to control you. But you must subdue it and be its master."
Guide my steps by your word, so I will not be overcome by evil.
Sin is no longer your master, for you no longer live under the requirements of the law. Instead, you live under the freedom of God's grace.
Once we, too, were foolish and disobedient. We were misled and became slaves to many lusts and pleasures. Our lives were full of evil and envy, and we hated each other.
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