Romans 6:1–11

The New Life in Christ

6 What should we say then? e Should we continue in sin so that grace may multiply? f Absolutely not! g How can we who died to sin h still live in it? Or are you unaware that all of us who were baptized i into Christ Jesus were baptized into His death? j Therefore we were buried with Him by baptism into death, k in order that, just as Christ was raised from the dead l by the glory of the Father, m so we too may * walk in a new way n of life. o For if we have been joined with Him in the likeness of His death, p we will certainly also be q in the likeness of His resurrection. For we know that our old self r s was crucified with Him t in order that sin’s dominion over the body u may be abolished, v so that we may no longer be enslaved to sin, since a person who has died w is freed x from sin’s claims. y Now if we died with Christ, z we believe that we will also live with Him, because we know that Christ, having been raised from the dead, a will not die again. Death no longer rules over Him. b 10 For in light of the fact that He died, He died to sin once for all; but in light of the fact that He lives, He lives to God. 11 So, you too consider yourselves dead to sin c but alive to God in Christ Jesus. d

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