But sin, seizing the opportunity through the commandment, produced in me all kinds of wrong desires. 1 For apart from the law, sin is dead.
For I will not dare to speak of anything except what Christ has accomplished through me in order to bring about the obedience 1 of the Gentiles, by word and deed,
For see what this very thing, this sadness 1 as God intended, has produced in you: what eagerness, what defense of yourselves, 2 what indignation, 3 what alarm, what longing, what deep concern, 4 what punishment! 5 In everything you have proved yourselves to be innocent in this matter.