What benefit did you reap at that time from the things you are now ashamed of? Those things result in death!
Therefore what benefit were you then deriving from the things of which you are now ashamed? For the outcome of those things is death.
And what was the result? It was not good, since now you are ashamed of the things you used to do, things that end in eternal doom.
But do you call that a free life? What did you get out of it? Nothing you're proud of now. Where did it get you? A dead end.
What fruit had you at that time in the things which are now a shame to you? for the end of such things is death.
So what advantage did you then get from the things of which you now are ashamed? The end of those things is death.
What fruit did you have then in the things of which you are now ashamed? For the end of those things is death.
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1 tn Grk “fruit.”
2 tn Grk “have,” in a tense emphasizing their customary condition in the past.