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- King James Bible "Authorized Version", Cambridge Edition
But we know that the Law is good, if a man vse it lawfully.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan
But we know that the Law is good, if one uses it lawfully,
- New American Standard Version (1995)
But we know that the law is good, if a man use it lawfully,
- American Standard Version (1901)
We are conscious that the law is good, if a man makes a right use of it,
- Basic English Bible
Now we know that the law [is] good if any one uses it lawfully,
- Darby Bible
But we know that the law is good, if a man useth it lawfully;
- Webster's Bible
Now we know that the Law is good, if a man uses it in the way it should be used,
- Weymouth Bible
But we know that the law is good, if a man uses it lawfully,
- World English Bible
And we witen that the lawe is good, if ony man vse it lawefulli;
- Wycliffe Bible
and we have known that the law [is] good, if any one may use it lawfully;
- Youngs Literal Bible
1:8 We grant the whole Mosaic law is good, answers excellent purposes, if a man use it in a proper manner. Even the ceremonial is good, as it points to Christ; and the moral law is holy, just, and good, on its own nature; and of admirable use both to convince unbelievers, and to guide believers in all holiness.
1Ti 1:8 The law [is] good, if a man use it lawfully. Its object was not, however, to teach fables, and genealogies, and foolish fancies. The men he opposes asserted that the law was good, but made a wrong use of it.
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