to whom
Romans 6:13
Do not offer the parts of your body to sin, as instruments of wickedness, but rather offer yourselves to God, as those who have been brought from death to life; and offer the parts of your body to him as instruments of righteousness.
Joshua 24:15
But if serving the LORD seems undesirable to you, then choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve, whether the gods your forefathers served beyond the River, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land you are living. But as for me and my household, we will serve the LORD."
Matthew 6:24
"No one can serve two masters. 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 both God and Money.
John 8:34
Jesus replied, "I tell you the truth, everyone who sins is a slave to sin.
2 Peter 2:19
They promise them freedom, while they themselves are slaves of depravity-- for a man is a slave to whatever has mastered him.
whether of sin
Romans 6:12
Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body so that you obey its evil desires.
Romans 6:17
But thanks be to God that, though you used to be slaves to sin, you wholeheartedly obeyed the form of teaching to which you were entrusted.
Romans 6:19-23
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I put this in human terms because you are weak in your natural selves. Just as you used to offer the parts of your body in slavery to impurity and to ever-increasing wickedness, so now offer them in slavery to righteousness leading to holiness.
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When you were slaves to sin, you were free from the control of righteousness.
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What benefit did you reap at that time from the things you are now ashamed of? Those things result in death!
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But now that you have been set free from sin and have become slaves to God, the benefit you reap leads to holiness, and the result is eternal life.
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For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.