For if, by the transgression of the one man, 1 death reigned through the one, how much more will those who receive the abundance of grace and of the gift of righteousness reign in life through the one, Jesus Christ!
And the gift is not like the one who sinned. 1 For judgment, resulting from the one transgression, 2 led to condemnation, but 3 the gracious gift from the many failures 4 led to justification.
Consequently, 1 just as condemnation 2 for all people 3 came 4 through one transgression, 5 so too through the one righteous act 6 came righteousness leading to life 7 for all people.
For just as through the disobedience of the one man 1 many 2 were made sinners, so also through the obedience of one man 3 many 4 will be made righteous.
Not only that, but when Rebekah had conceived children by one man, 1 our ancestor Isaac –
Now an intermediary is not for one party alone, but God is one. 1
No widow should be put on the list 1 unless 2 she is at least sixty years old, was the wife of one husband, 3
but one thing 1 is needed. Mary has chosen the best 2 part; it will not be taken away from her.”
All have turned away, together they have become worthless; there is no one who shows kindness, not even one.” 1
Because there is one bread, we who are many are one body, for we all share the one bread.
From one man 1 he made every nation of the human race 2 to inhabit the entire earth, 3 determining their set times 4 and the fixed limits of the places where they would live, 5
so that they would search for God and perhaps grope around 1 for him and find him, 2 though he is 3 not far from each one of us.
For indeed he who makes holy and those being made holy all have the same origin, 1 and so 2 he is not ashamed to call them brothers and sisters, 3
But the gracious gift is not like the transgression. 1 For if the many died through the transgression of the one man, 2 how much more did the grace of God and the gift by the grace of the one man Jesus Christ multiply to the many!
“No one can serve two masters, for either he will hate 1 the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to the one and despise 2 the other. You cannot serve God and money. 3
“See that you do not disdain one of these little ones. For I tell you that their angels in heaven always see the face of my Father in heaven. 1
No servant can serve two masters, for either he will hate 1 the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to the one and despise 2 the other. You cannot serve God and money.” 3
So then, just as sin entered the world through one man and death through sin, and so death spread to all people 1 because 2 all sinned –
I have applied these things to myself and Apollos because of you, brothers and sisters, 1 so that through us you may learn “not to go beyond what is written,” so that none of you will be puffed up in favor of the one against the other.
Now the promises were spoken to Abraham and to his descendant. 1 Scripture 2 does not say, “and to the descendants,” 3 referring to many, but “and to your descendant,” 4 referring to one, who is Christ.