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Romans 8:7

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Because the carnal mind is enmity against God: for it is not subject to the law of God, neither indeed can be.


- King James Bible "Authorized Version", Cambridge Edition

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Other Translations of Romans 8:7

Because the carnall minde is enmitie against God: for it is not subiect to the law of God, neither indeed can be.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

because the mind set on the flesh is hostile toward God; for it does not subject itself to the law of God, for it is not even able {to do so,}
- New American Standard Version (1995)

because the mind of the flesh is enmity against God; for it is not subject to the law of God, neither indeed can it be:
- American Standard Version (1901)

Because the mind of the flesh is opposite to God; it is not under the law of God, and is not able to be:
- Basic English Bible

Because the mind of the flesh is enmity against God: for it is not subject to the law of God; for neither indeed can it be:
- Darby Bible

Because the carnal mind is enmity against God: for it is not subject to the law of God, neither indeed can be.
- Webster's Bible

Abandonment to earthly things is a state of enmity to God. Such a mind does not submit to God's Law, and indeed cannot do so.
- Weymouth Bible

because the mind of the flesh is hostile towards God; for it is not subject to God's law, neither indeed can it be.
- World English Bible

For the wisdom of the fleisch is enemye to God; for it is not suget to the lawe of God, for nether it may.
- Wycliffe Bible

because the mind of the flesh [is] enmity to God, for to the law of God it doth not subject itself,
- Youngs Literal Bible

 

Wesley's Notes for Romans 8:7

8:7 Enmity against God - His existence, power, and providence.

 

People's Bible Notes for Romans 8:7

Ro 8:7 Because the carnal mind [is] enmity to God. Is opposed to God's law, and demand for a righteous life. Hence, since it fights against God, it is under condemnation. He does not say that it is impossible for a wicked man to become good, but that it cannot be done while he retains a carnal mind. He must be converted first.

 

Comments for Romans 8:7

Bob K's comment on 2015-04-14 19:56:16:

When we understand that it is actually Satan 's nature in us and that we are not born with it, we can clearly understand why man is wicked and hostile towards God: because Satan hates God.

 


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