By no means! For then how could (A)God judge the world? But if through my lie God's truth abounds to his glory, (B)why am I still being condemned as a sinner? And why not (C)do evil that good may come?—as some people slanderously charge us with saying. Their condemnation is just.

No One Is Righteous

What then? Are we Jews[a] any better off?[b] No, not at all. For we have already charged that all, both (D)Jews and (E)Greeks, are (F)under sin, 10 as it is written:

(G)“None is righteous, no, not one;
11     no one understands;
    no one seeks for God.

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Footnotes

  1. Romans 3:9 Greek Are we
  2. Romans 3:9 Or at any disadvantage?

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