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Romans 7:21  (1611 King James Bible)

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I find then a Law, that when I would do good, euil is present with me.


- 1611 King James Bible

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Other Translations of Romans 7:21

I find then a law, that, when I would do good, evil is present with me.
- King James Version (Cambridge Edition)

I find then the law, that, to me who would do good, evil is present.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So I see a law that, though I have a mind to do good, evil is present in me.
- Basic English Bible

So I see a law that, though I have a mind to do good, evil is present in me.
- Darby Bible

Ro 7:21 I find then a law. It is then the law of our unregenerate state that, even if we would do good, and purpose to be better, evil will be present, and will be practiced.
- People's Bible

I find then a law, that when I would do good, evil is present with me.
- Webster's Bible

I find therefore the law of my nature to be that when I desire to do what is right, evil is lying in ambush for me.
- Weymouth Bible

I find then the law, that, to me, while I desire to do good, evil is present.
- World English Bible

Therfor Y fynde the lawe to me willynge to do good thing, for yuel thing lieth to me.
- Wycliffe Bible

I find, then, the law, that when I desire to do what is right, with me the evil is present,
- Youngs Literal Bible

 

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View Wesley's Notes for Romans 7:21

7:21 I find then a law - An inward constraining power, flowing from the dictate of corrupt nature.

 

Roy M Donald's comment on 2014-08-25 16:01:21:

I believe what Paul is saying is true that no good thing dwells in the flesh and considering that the flesh is forever present so is evil

 


Roy M Donald's comment on 2014-08-25 13:57:32:

I believe what Paul is saying is true that no good thing dwells in the flesh and considering that the flesh is forever present so is evil

 


lopez garvin's comment on 2013-09-18 17:24:15:

even though we have been born again by the holy incorruptible seed of the word of god we still live in fleshly bodies and our flesh or the carnal nature is always trying to dictate to us what to do or obey the lust or desire of the flesh

 


Michael's comment on 2012-12-08 15:17:08:

I believe that our flesh is alays trying to pull our spirit to reject the goodness we desire of God. Its origin can be traced to our free will in the Torah.

 


Sharon's comment on 2012-04-10 13:32:39:

I agree with Paul. The more you try to do good and be obedient to God, evil is always present around you

 


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