Sin

  • Is the transgression of the law.

    1 John 3:4 Whosoever committeth sin transgresseth also the law: for sin is the transgression of the law.

  • Is of the devil.

    1 John 3:8 He that committeth sin is of the devil; for the devil sinneth from the beginning. For this purpose the Son of God was manifested, that he might destroy the works of the devil.

    John 8:44 Ye are of your father the devil, and the lusts of your father ye will do. He was a murderer from the beginning, and abode not in the truth, because there is no truth in him. When he speaketh a lie, he speaketh of his own: for he is a liar, and the father of it.

  • All unrighteousness is.

    1 John 5:17 All unrighteousness is sin: and there is a sin not unto death.

  • sin (KJV Dictionary)

  • Omission of what we know to be good is.

    James 4:17 Therefore to him that knoweth to do good, and doeth it not, to him it is sin.

  • Whatever is not of faith is.

    Romans 14:23 And he that doubteth is damned if he eat, because he eateth not of faith: for whatsoever is not of faith is sin.

  • The thought of foolishness is.

    Proverbs 24:9 The thought of foolishness is sin: and the scorner is an abomination to men.

  • Bible concordance for SIN

  • All the imaginations of the unrenewed heart are.

    Genesis 6:5 And GOD saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually.

    Genesis 8:21 And the LORD smelled a sweet savour; and the LORD said in his heart, I will not again curse the ground any more for man's sake; for the imagination of man's heart is evil from his youth; neither will I again smite any more every thing living, as I have done.

  • DESCRIBED AS
    • Coming from the heart.

      Matthew 15:19 For out of the heart proceed evil thoughts, murders, adulteries, fornications, thefts, false witness, blasphemies:

    • See Sin in McClintock and Strong.

    • The fruit of lust.

      James 1:15 Then when lust hath conceived, it bringeth forth sin: and sin, when it is finished, bringeth forth death.

    • The sting of death.

      1 Corinthians 15:56 The sting of death is sin; and the strength of sin is the law.

    • Rebellion against God.

      Deuteronomy 9:7 Remember, and forget not, how thou provokedst the LORD thy God to wrath in the wilderness: from the day that thou didst depart out of the land of Egypt, until ye came unto this place, ye have been rebellious against the LORD.

      Joshua 1:18 Whosoever he be that doth rebel against thy commandment, and will not hearken unto thy words in all that thou commandest him, he shall be put to death: only be strong and of a good courage.

    • Works of darkness.

      Ephesians 5:11 And have no fellowship with the unfruitful works of darkness, but rather reprove them.

    • Dead works.

      Hebrews 6:1 Therefore leaving the principles of the doctrine of Christ, let us go on unto perfection; not laying again the foundation of repentance from dead works, and of faith toward God,

      Hebrews 9:14 How much more shall the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered himself without spot to God, purge your conscience from dead works to serve the living God?

    • The abominable thing that God hates.

      Proverbs 15:9 The way of the wicked is an abomination unto the LORD: but he loveth him that followeth after righteousness.

      Jeremiah 44:4 Howbeit I sent unto you all my servants the prophets, rising early and sending them, saying, Oh, do not this abominable thing that I hate.

      Jeremiah 44:11 Therefore thus saith the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel; Behold, I will set my face against you for evil, and to cut off all Judah.

    • Reproaching the Lord.

      Numbers 15:30 But the soul that doeth ought presumptuously, whether he be born in the land, or a stranger, the same reproacheth the LORD; and that soul shall be cut off from among his people.

      Psalms 74:18 Remember this, that the enemy hath reproached, O LORD, and that the foolish people have blasphemed thy name.

    • Defiling.

      Proverbs 30:12 There is a generation that are pure in their own eyes, and yet is not washed from their filthiness.

      Isaiah 59:3 For your hands are defiled with blood, and your fingers with iniquity; your lips have spoken lies, your tongue hath muttered perverseness.

    • Deceitful.

      Hebrews 3:13 But exhort one another daily, while it is called To day; lest any of you be hardened through the deceitfulness of sin.

    • Disgraceful.

      Proverbs 14:34 Righteousness exalteth a nation: but sin is a reproach to any people.

    • Often very great.

      Exodus 32:20 And he took the calf which they had made, and burnt it in the fire, and ground it to powder, and strawed it upon the water, and made the children of Israel drink of it.

      1 Samuel 2:17 Wherefore the sin of the young men was very great before the LORD: for men abhorred the offering of the LORD.

    • Often mighty.

      Amos 5:12 For I know your manifold transgressions and your mighty sins: they afflict the just, they take a bribe, and they turn aside the poor in the gate from their right.

    • Often manifold.

      Amos 5:12 For I know your manifold transgressions and your mighty sins: they afflict the just, they take a bribe, and they turn aside the poor in the gate from their right.

    • Often presumptuous.

      Psalms 19:13 Keep back thy servant also from presumptuous sins; let them not have dominion over me: then shall I be upright, and I shall be innocent from the great transgression.

    • Sometimes open and manifest.

      1 Timothy 5:24 Some men's sins are open beforehand, going before to judgment; and some men they follow after.

    • Sometimes secret.

      Psalms 90:8 Thou hast set our iniquities before thee, our secret sins in the light of thy countenance.

      1 Timothy 5:24 Some men's sins are open beforehand, going before to judgment; and some men they follow after.

    • Besetting.

      Hebrews 12:1 Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us,

    • Like scarlet and crimson.

      Isaiah 1:18 Come now, and let us reason together, saith the LORD: though your sins be as scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they be red like crimson, they shall be as wool.

    • Reaching unto heaven.

      Revelation 18:5 For her sins have reached unto heaven, and God hath remembered her iniquities.

  • Entered into the world by Adam.

    Genesis 3:6-7 And when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was pleasant to the eyes, and a tree to be desired to make one wise, she took of the fruit thereof, and did eat, and gave also unto her husband with her; and he did eat. 7 And the eyes of them both were opened, and they knew that they were naked; and they sewed fig leaves together, and made themselves aprons.

  • All men are conceived and born in.

    Genesis 5:3 And Adam lived an hundred and thirty years, and begat a son in his own likeness, after his image; and called his name Seth:

    Job 15:14 What is man, that he should be clean? and he which is born of a woman, that he should be righteous?

    Job 25:4 How then can man be justified with God? or how can he be clean that is born of a woman?

    Psalms 51:5 Behold, I was shapen in iniquity; and in sin did my mother conceive me.

  • All men are shapen in.

    Psalms 51:5 Behold, I was shapen in iniquity; and in sin did my mother conceive me.

  • Scripture concludes all under.

    Galatians 3:22 But the scripture hath concluded all under sin, that the promise by faith of Jesus Christ might be given to them that believe.

  • No man is without.

    1 Kings 8:46 If they sin against thee, (for there is no man that sinneth not,) and thou be angry with them, and deliver them to the enemy, so that they carry them away captives unto the land of the enemy, far or near;

    Ecclesiastes 7:20 For there is not a just man upon earth, that doeth good, and sinneth not.

  • Christ alone was without.

    2 Corinthians 5:21 For he hath made him to be sin for us, who knew no sin; that we might be made the righteousness of God in him.

    Hebrews 4:15 For we have not an high priest which cannot be touched with the feeling of our infirmities; but was in all points tempted like as we are, yet without sin.

    Hebrews 7:26 For such an high priest became us, who is holy, harmless, undefiled, separate from sinners, and made higher than the heavens;

    1 John 3:5 And ye know that he was manifested to take away our sins; and in him is no sin.

  • GOD
    • Abominates.

      Deuteronomy 25:16 For all that do such things, and all that do unrighteously, are an abomination unto the LORD thy God.

      Proverbs 6:16-19 These six things doth the LORD hate: yea, seven are an abomination unto him: 17 A proud look, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood, 18 An heart that deviseth wicked imaginations, feet that be swift in running to mischief, 19 A false witness that speaketh lies, and he that soweth discord among brethren.

    • Marks.

      Job 10:14 If I sin, then thou markest me, and thou wilt not acquit me from mine iniquity.

    • Remembers.

      Revelation 18:5 For her sins have reached unto heaven, and God hath remembered her iniquities.

    • Is provoked to jealousy by.

      1 Kings 14:22 And Judah did evil in the sight of the LORD, and they provoked him to jealousy with their sins which they had committed, above all that their fathers had done.

    • Is provoked to anger by.

      1 Kings 16:2 Forasmuch as I exalted thee out of the dust, and made thee prince over my people Israel; and thou hast walked in the way of Jeroboam, and hast made my people Israel to sin, to provoke me to anger with their sins;

    • Alone can forgive.

      Exodus 34:7 Keeping mercy for thousands, forgiving iniquity and transgression and sin, and that will by no means clear the guilty; visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children, and upon the children's children, unto the third and to the fourth generation.

      Daniel 9:9 To the Lord our God belong mercies and forgivenesses, though we have rebelled against him;

      Micah 7:18 Who is a God like unto thee, that pardoneth iniquity, and passeth by the transgression of the remnant of his heritage? he retaineth not his anger for ever, because he delighteth in mercy.

      Mark 2:7 Why doth this man thus speak blasphemies? who can forgive sins but God only?

    • Recompenses.

      Jeremiah 16:18 And first I will recompense their iniquity and their sin double; because they have defiled my land, they have filled mine inheritance with the carcases of their detestable and abominable things.

      Revelation 18:6 Reward her even as she rewarded you, and double unto her double according to her works: in the cup which she hath filled fill to her double.

    • Punishes.

      Isaiah 13:11 And I will punish the world for their evil, and the wicked for their iniquity; and I will cause the arrogancy of the proud to cease, and will lay low the haughtiness of the terrible.

      Amos 3:2 You only have I known of all the families of the earth: therefore I will punish you for all your iniquities.

  • THE LAW
    • Is transgressed by every.

      James 2:10-11 For whosoever shall keep the whole law, and yet offend in one point, he is guilty of all. 11 For he that said, Do not commit adultery, said also, Do not kill. Now if thou commit no adultery, yet if thou kill, thou art become a transgressor of the law.

      1 John 3:4 Whosoever committeth sin transgresseth also the law: for sin is the transgression of the law.

    • Gives knowledge of.

      Romans 3:20 Therefore by the deeds of the law there shall no flesh be justified in his sight: for by the law is the knowledge of sin.

      Romans 7:7 What shall we say then? Is the law sin? God forbid. Nay, I had not known sin, but by the law: for I had not known lust, except the law had said, Thou shalt not covet.

    • Shows exceeding sinfulness of.

      Romans 7:13 Was then that which is good made death unto me? God forbid. But sin, that it might appear sin, working death in me by that which is good; that sin by the commandment might become exceeding sinful.

    • Made to restrain.

      1 Timothy 1:9-10 Knowing this, that the law is not made for a righteous man, but for the lawless and disobedient, for the ungodly and for sinners, for unholy and profane, for murderers of fathers and murderers of mothers, for manslayers, 10 For whoremongers, for them that defile themselves with mankind, for menstealers, for liars, for perjured persons, and if there be any other thing that is contrary to sound doctrine;

    • By its strictness stirs up.

      Romans 7:5 For when we were in the flesh, the motions of sins, which were by the law, did work in our members to bring forth fruit unto death.

      Romans 7:8 But sin, taking occasion by the commandment, wrought in me all manner of concupiscence. For without the law sin was dead.

      Romans 7:11 For sin, taking occasion by the commandment, deceived me, and by it slew me.

    • Is the strength of.

      1 Corinthians 15:56 The sting of death is sin; and the strength of sin is the law.

    • Curses those guilty of.

      Galatians 3:10 For as many as are of the works of the law are under the curse: for it is written, Cursed is every one that continueth not in all things which are written in the book of the law to do them.

  • No man can cleanse himself from.

    Job 9:30-31 If I wash myself with snow water, and make my hands never so clean; 31 Yet shalt thou plunge me in the ditch, and mine own clothes shall abhor me.

  • No man can atone for.

    Micah 6:7 Will the LORD be pleased with thousands of rams, or with ten thousands of rivers of oil? shall I give my firstborn for my transgression, the fruit of my body for the sin of my soul?

  • God has opened a fountain for.

    Zechariah 13:1 In that day there shall be a fountain opened to the house of David and to the inhabitants of Jerusalem for sin and for uncleanness.

  • Christ was manifested to take away.

    John 1:29 The next day John seeth Jesus coming unto him, and saith, Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world.

    1 John 3:5 And ye know that he was manifested to take away our sins; and in him is no sin.

  • Christ's blood redeems from.

    Ephesians 1:7 In whom we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of his grace;

  • Christ's blood cleanses from.

    1 John 1:7 But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship one with another, and the blood of Jesus Christ his Son cleanseth us from all sin.

  • SAINTS
    • Made free from.

      Romans 6:18 Being then made free from sin, ye became the servants of righteousness.

    • Dead to.

      Romans 6:2 God forbid. How shall we, that are dead to sin, live any longer therein?

      Romans 6:11 Likewise reckon ye also yourselves to be dead indeed unto sin, but alive unto God through Jesus Christ our Lord.

      1 Peter 2:24 Who his own self bare our sins in his own body on the tree, that we, being dead to sins, should live unto righteousness: by whose stripes ye were healed.

    • Profess to have ceased from.

      1 Peter 4:1 Forasmuch then as Christ hath suffered for us in the flesh, arm yourselves likewise with the same mind: for he that hath suffered in the flesh hath ceased from sin;

    • Cannot live in.

      1 John 3:9 Whosoever is born of God doth not commit sin; for his seed remaineth in him: and he cannot sin, because he is born of God.

      1 John 5:18 We know that whosoever is born of God sinneth not; but he that is begotten of God keepeth himself, and that wicked one toucheth him not.

    • Resolve against.

      Job 34:32 That which I see not teach thou me: if I have done iniquity, I will do no more.

    • Ashamed of having committed.

      Romans 6:21 What fruit had ye then in those things whereof ye are now ashamed? for the end of those things is death.

    • Abhor themselves on account of.

      Job 42:6 Wherefore I abhor myself, and repent in dust and ashes.

      Ezekiel 20:43 And there shall ye remember your ways, and all your doings, wherein ye have been defiled; and ye shall lothe yourselves in your own sight for all your evils that ye have committed.

    • Have yet the remains of, in them.

      Romans 7:17 Now then it is no more I that do it, but sin that dwelleth in me.

      Romans 7:23 But I see another law in my members, warring against the law of my mind, and bringing me into captivity to the law of sin which is in my members.

  • The fear of God restrains.

    Exodus 20:20 And Moses said unto the people, Fear not: for God is come to prove you, and that his fear may be before your faces, that ye sin not.

    Psalms 4:4 Stand in awe, and sin not: commune with your own heart upon your bed, and be still. Selah.

    Proverbs 16:6 By mercy and truth iniquity is purged: and by the fear of the LORD men depart from evil.

  • The word of God keeps from.

    Psalms 17:4 Concerning the works of men, by the word of thy lips I have kept me from the paths of the destroyer.

    Psalms 119:11 Thy word have I hid in mine heart, that I might not sin against thee.

  • The Holy Ghost convinces of.

    John 16:8-9 And when he is come, he will reprove the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment: 9 Of sin, because they believe not on me;

  • If we say that we have no, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us.

    1 John 1:8 If we say that we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us.

  • If we say that we have no, we make God a liar.

    1 John 1:10 If we say that we have not sinned, we make him a liar, and his word is not in us.

  • Confusion of face belongs to those guilty of.

    Daniel 9:7-8 O Lord, righteousness belongeth unto thee, but unto us confusion of faces, as at this day; to the men of Judah, and to the inhabitants of Jerusalem, and unto all Israel, that are near, and that are far off, through all the countries whither thou hast driven them, because of their trespass that they have trespassed against thee. 8 O Lord, to us belongeth confusion of face, to our kings, to our princes, and to our fathers, because we have sinned against thee.

  • SHOULD BE
    • Confessed.

      Job 33:27 He looketh upon men, and if any say, I have sinned, and perverted that which was right, and it profited me not;

      Proverbs 28:13 He that covereth his sins shall not prosper: but whoso confesseth and forsaketh them shall have mercy.

    • Mourned over.

      Psalms 38:18 For I will declare mine iniquity; I will be sorry for my sin.

      Jeremiah 3:21 A voice was heard upon the high places, weeping and supplications of the children of Israel: for they have perverted their way, and they have forgotten the LORD their God.

    • Hated.

      Psalms 97:10 Ye that love the LORD, hate evil: he preserveth the souls of his saints; he delivereth them out of the hand of the wicked.

      Proverbs 8:13 The fear of the LORD is to hate evil: pride, and arrogancy, and the evil way, and the froward mouth, do I hate.

      Amos 5:15 Hate the evil, and love the good, and establish judgment in the gate: it may be that the LORD God of hosts will be gracious unto the remnant of Joseph.

    • Abhorred.

      Romans 12:9 Let love be without dissimulation. Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is good.

    • Put away.

      Job 11:14 If iniquity be in thine hand, put it far away, and let not wickedness dwell in thy tabernacles.

    • Departed from.

      Psalms 34:14 Depart from evil, and do good; seek peace, and pursue it.

      2 Timothy 2:19 Nevertheless the foundation of God standeth sure, having this seal, The Lord knoweth them that are his. And, Let every one that nameth the name of Christ depart from iniquity.

    • Avoided even in appearance.

      1 Thessalonians 5:22 Abstain from all appearance of evil.

    • Guarded against.

      Psalms 4:4 Stand in awe, and sin not: commune with your own heart upon your bed, and be still. Selah.

      Psalms 39:1 I said, I will take heed to my ways, that I sin not with my tongue: I will keep my mouth with a bridle, while the wicked is before me.

    • Striven against.

      Hebrews 12:4 Ye have not yet resisted unto blood, striving against sin.

    • Mortified.

      Romans 8:13 For if ye live after the flesh, ye shall die: but if ye through the Spirit do mortify the deeds of the body, ye shall live.

      Colossians 3:5 Mortify therefore your members which are upon the earth; fornication, uncleanness, inordinate affection, evil concupiscence, and covetousness, which is idolatry:

    • Wholly destroyed.

      Romans 6:6 Knowing this, that our old man is crucified with him, that the body of sin might be destroyed, that henceforth we should not serve sin.

  • Specially strive against besetting.

    Hebrews 12:1 Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us,

  • Aggravated by neglecting advantages.

    Luke 12:47 And that servant, which knew his lord's will, and prepared not himself, neither did according to his will, shall be beaten with many stripes.

    John 15:22 If I had not come and spoken unto them, they had not had sin: but now they have no cloke for their sin.

  • Guilt of concerning.

    Job 31:33 If I covered my transgressions as Adam, by hiding mine iniquity in my bosom:

    Proverbs 28:13 He that covereth his sins shall not prosper: but whoso confesseth and forsaketh them shall have mercy.

  • WE SHOULD PRAY TO GOD
    • To search for, in our hearts.

      Psalms 139:23-24 Search me, O God, and know my heart: try me, and know my thoughts: 24 And see if there be any wicked way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting.

    • To make us know our.

      Job 13:23 How many are mine iniquities and sins? make me to know my transgression and my sin.

    • To forgive our.

      Exodus 34:9 And he said, If now I have found grace in thy sight, O Lord, let my Lord, I pray thee, go among us; for it is a stiffnecked people; and pardon our iniquity and our sin, and take us for thine inheritance.

      Luke 11:4 And forgive us our sins; for we also forgive every one that is indebted to us. And lead us not into temptation; but deliver us from evil.

    • To keep us from.

      Psalms 19:13 Keep back thy servant also from presumptuous sins; let them not have dominion over me: then shall I be upright, and I shall be innocent from the great transgression.

    • To deliver us from.

      Matthew 6:13 And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil: For thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, for ever. Amen.

    • To cleanse us from.

      Psalms 51:2 Wash me throughly from mine iniquity, and cleanse me from my sin.

  • Prayer hindered by.

    Psalms 66:18 If I regard iniquity in my heart, the Lord will not hear me:

    Isaiah 59:2 But your iniquities have separated between you and your God, and your sins have hid his face from you, that he will not hear.

  • Blessings withheld on account of.

    Jeremiah 5:25 Your iniquities have turned away these things, and your sins have withholden good things from you.

  • THE WICKED
    • Servants to.

      John 8:34 Jesus answered them, Verily, verily, I say unto you, Whosoever committeth sin is the servant of sin.

      Romans 6:16 Know ye not, that to whom ye yield yourselves servants to obey, his servants ye are to whom ye obey; whether of sin unto death, or of obedience unto righteousness?

    • Dead in.

      Ephesians 2:1 And you hath he quickened, who were dead in trespasses and sins;

    • Guilty of, in everything they do.

      Proverbs 21:4 An high look, and a proud heart, and the plowing of the wicked, is sin.

      Ezekiel 21:24 Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD; Because ye have made your iniquity to be remembered, in that your transgressions are discovered, so that in all your doings your sins do appear; because, I say, that ye are come to remembrance, ye shall be taken with the hand.

    • Plead necessity for.

      1 Samuel 13:11-12 And Samuel said, What hast thou done? And Saul said, Because I saw that the people were scattered from me, and that thou camest not within the days appointed, and that the Philistines gathered themselves together at Michmash; 12 Therefore said I, The Philistines will come down now upon me to Gilgal, and I have not made supplication unto the LORD: I forced myself therefore, and offered a burnt offering.

    • Excuse.

      Genesis 3:12-13 And the man said, The woman whom thou gavest to be with me, she gave me of the tree, and I did eat. 13 And the LORD God said unto the woman, What is this that thou hast done? And the woman said, The serpent beguiled me, and I did eat.

      1 Samuel 15:13-15 And Samuel came to Saul: and Saul said unto him, Blessed be thou of the LORD: I have performed the commandment of the LORD. 14 And Samuel said, What meaneth then this bleating of the sheep in mine ears, and the lowing of the oxen which I hear? 15 And Saul said, They have brought them from the Amalekites: for the people spared the best of the sheep and of the oxen, to sacrifice unto the LORD thy God; and the rest we have utterly destroyed.

    • Encourage themselves in.

      Psalms 64:5 They encourage themselves in an evil matter: they commune of laying snares privily; they say, Who shall see them?

    • Defy God in committing.

      Isaiah 5:18-19 Woe unto them that draw iniquity with cords of vanity, and sin as it were with a cart rope: 19 That say, Let him make speed, and hasten his work, that we may see it: and let the counsel of the Holy One of Israel draw nigh and come, that we may know it!

    • Boast of.

      Isaiah 3:9 The shew of their countenance doth witness against them; and they declare their sin as Sodom, they hide it not. Woe unto their soul! for they have rewarded evil unto themselves.

    • Make a mock at.

      Proverbs 14:9 Fools make a mock at sin: but among the righteous there is favour.

    • Expect impunity in.

      Psalms 10:11 He hath said in his heart, God hath forgotten: he hideth his face; he will never see it.

      Psalms 50:21 These things hast thou done, and I kept silence; thou thoughtest that I was altogether such an one as thyself: but I will reprove thee, and set them in order before thine eyes.

      Psalms 94:7 Yet they say, The LORD shall not see, neither shall the God of Jacob regard it.

    • Cannot cease from.

      2 Peter 2:14 Having eyes full of adultery, and that cannot cease from sin; beguiling unstable souls: an heart they have exercised with covetous practices; cursed children:

    • Heap up.

      Psalms 78:17 And they sinned yet more against him by provoking the most High in the wilderness.

      Isaiah 30:1 Woe to the rebellious children, saith the LORD, that take counsel, but not of me; and that cover with a covering, but not of my spirit, that they may add sin to sin:

    • Encouraged in, by prosperity.

      Job 21:7-15 Wherefore do the wicked live, become old, yea, are mighty in power? 8 Their seed is established in their sight with them, and their offspring before their eyes. 9 Their houses are safe from fear, neither is the rod of God upon them. 10 Their bull gendereth, and faileth not; their cow calveth, and casteth not her calf. ...

      Proverbs 10:16 The labour of the righteous tendeth to life: the fruit of the wicked to sin.

    • Led by despair to continue in.

      Jeremiah 2:25 Withhold thy foot from being unshod, and thy throat from thirst: but thou saidst, There is no hope: no; for I have loved strangers, and after them will I go.

      Jeremiah 18:12 And they said, There is no hope: but we will walk after our own devices, and we will every one do the imagination of his evil heart.

    • Try to conceal, from God.

      Genesis 3:8 And they heard the voice of the LORD God walking in the garden in the cool of the day: and Adam and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the LORD God amongst the trees of the garden.

      Genesis 3:10 And he said, I heard thy voice in the garden, and I was afraid, because I was naked; and I hid myself.

    • Throw the blame of, on God.

      Genesis 3:12 And the man said, The woman whom thou gavest to be with me, she gave me of the tree, and I did eat.

      Jeremiah 7:10 And come and stand before me in this house, which is called by my name, and say, We are delivered to do all these abominations?

    • Throw the blame of, on others.

      Genesis 3:12-13 And the man said, The woman whom thou gavest to be with me, she gave me of the tree, and I did eat. 13 And the LORD God said unto the woman, What is this that thou hast done? And the woman said, The serpent beguiled me, and I did eat.

    • Tempt others to.

      Genesis 3:6 And when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was pleasant to the eyes, and a tree to be desired to make one wise, she took of the fruit thereof, and did eat, and gave also unto her husband with her; and he did eat.

      1 Kings 16:2 Forasmuch as I exalted thee out of the dust, and made thee prince over my people Israel; and thou hast walked in the way of Jeroboam, and hast made my people Israel to sin, to provoke me to anger with their sins;

      1 Kings 21:25 But there was none like unto Ahab, which did sell himself to work wickedness in the sight of the LORD, whom Jezebel his wife stirred up.

      Proverbs 1:10-14 My son, if sinners entice thee, consent thou not. 11 If they say, Come with us, let us lay wait for blood, let us lurk privily for the innocent without cause: 12 Let us swallow them up alive as the grave; and whole, as those that go down into the pit: 13 We shall find all precious substance, we shall fill our houses with spoil: ...

    • Delight in those who commit.

      Psalms 10:3 For the wicked boasteth of his heart's desire, and blesseth the covetous, whom the LORD abhorreth.

      Hosea 7:3 They make the king glad with their wickedness, and the princes with their lies.

      Romans 1:32 Who knowing the judgment of God, that they which commit such things are worthy of death, not only do the same, but have pleasure in them that do them.

    • Shall bear the shame of.

      Ezekiel 16:52 Thou also, which hast judged thy sisters, bear thine own shame for thy sins that thou hast committed more abominable than they: they are more righteous than thou: yea, be thou confounded also, and bear thy shame, in that thou hast justified thy sisters.

  • Shall find out the wicked.

    Numbers 32:23 But if ye will not do so, behold, ye have sinned against the LORD: and be sure your sin will find you out.

  • Ministers should warn the wicked to forsake.

    Ezekiel 33:9 Nevertheless, if thou warn the wicked of his way to turn from it; if he do not turn from his way, he shall die in his iniquity; but thou hast delivered thy soul.

    Daniel 4:27 Wherefore, O king, let my counsel be acceptable unto thee, and break off thy sins by righteousness, and thine iniquities by shewing mercy to the poor; if it may be a lengthening of thy tranquillity.

  • LEADS TO
    • Shame.

      Romans 6:21 What fruit had ye then in those things whereof ye are now ashamed? for the end of those things is death.

    • Disquiet.

      Psalms 38:3 There is no soundness in my flesh because of thine anger; neither is there any rest in my bones because of my sin.

    • Disease.

      Job 20:11 His bones are full of the sin of his youth, which shall lie down with him in the dust.

  • The ground was cursed on account of.

    Genesis 3:17-18 And unto Adam he said, Because thou hast hearkened unto the voice of thy wife, and hast eaten of the tree, of which I commanded thee, saying, Thou shalt not eat of it: cursed is the ground for thy sake; in sorrow shalt thou eat of it all the days of thy life; 18 Thorns also and thistles shall it bring forth to thee; and thou shalt eat the herb of the field;

  • Toil and sorrow originated in.

    Genesis 3:16-17 Unto the woman he said, I will greatly multiply thy sorrow and thy conception; in sorrow thou shalt bring forth children; and thy desire shall be to thy husband, and he shall rule over thee. 17 And unto Adam he said, Because thou hast hearkened unto the voice of thy wife, and hast eaten of the tree, of which I commanded thee, saying, Thou shalt not eat of it: cursed is the ground for thy sake; in sorrow shalt thou eat of it all the days of thy life;

    Genesis 3:19 In the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread, till thou return unto the ground; for out of it wast thou taken: for dust thou art, and unto dust shalt thou return.

  • Excludes from heaven.

    1 Corinthians 6:9-10 Know ye not that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Be not deceived: neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor abusers of themselves with mankind, 10 Nor thieves, nor covetous, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor extortioners, shall inherit the kingdom of God.

  • When finished brings forth death.

    James 1:15 Then when lust hath conceived, it bringeth forth sin: and sin, when it is finished, bringeth forth death.

  • Death, the wages of.

    Romans 6:23 For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.

  • Death, the punishment of.

    Genesis 2:17 But of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, thou shalt not eat of it: for in the day that thou eatest thereof thou shalt surely die.

    Ezekiel 18:4 Behold, all souls are mine; as the soul of the father, so also the soul of the son is mine: the soul that sinneth, it shall die.

 
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