to whom
Romans 6:13
Do not yield your members to sin as instruments of wickedness, but yield yourselves to God as men who have been brought from death to life, and your members to God as instruments of righteousness.
Joshua 24:15
And if you be unwilling to serve the LORD, choose this day whom you will serve, whether the gods your fathers served in the region beyond the River, or the gods of the Amorites in whose land you dwell; but as for me and my house, we will serve the LORD."
Matthew 6:24
"No one can serve two masters; for either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve God and mammon.
John 8:34
Jesus answered them, "Truly, truly, I say to you, every one who commits sin is a slave to sin.
2 Peter 2:19
They promise them freedom, but they themselves are slaves of corruption; for whatever overcomes a man, to that he is enslaved.
whether of sin
Romans 6:12
Let not sin therefore reign in your mortal bodies, to make you obey their passions.
Romans 6:17
But thanks be to God, that you who were once slaves of sin have become obedient from the heart to the standard of teaching to which you were committed,
Romans 6:19-23
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I am speaking in human terms, because of your natural limitations. For just as you once yielded your members to impurity and to greater and greater iniquity, so now yield your members to righteousness for sanctification.
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When you were slaves of sin, you were free in regard to righteousness.
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But then what return did you get from the things of which you are now ashamed? The end of those things is death.
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But now that you have been set free from sin and have become slaves of God, the return you get is sanctification and its end, eternal life.
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For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.