The Law and Sin
7 What then shall we say? That the law is sin? By no means! Yet if it had not been for the law, oI would not have known sin. For I would not have known what it is to covet if pthe law had not said, “You shall not covet.”
15 For hthe law brings wrath, but iwhere there is no law jthere is no transgression.
13 for sin indeed was in the world before the law was given, but xsin is not counted where there is no law.
20 Now ithe law came in to increase the trespass, but where sin increased, jgrace abounded all the more,