15 I do not understand my own actions.
For I do not do what I want,
but I do the very thing I hate.
17 But now, it is no longer I who do it, but sin that dwells in me.
24 O wretched man that I am! Who will deliver me from this body of death?
8 There is therefore now no condemnation to those who are in Christ Jesus,[a]
who do not walk according to the flesh, but according to the Spirit.
James 4:6 New Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition (NRSVCE)6 But he gives all the more grace; therefore it says,
“God opposes the proud,
but gives grace to the humble.”
5 Examine and test and
and showing the proper fruits of it. Test and prove yourselves
Do you not yourselves realize and know [thoroughly by an ever-increasing experience] that Jesus Christ is in you—unless you are [counterfeits] disapproved on trial and rejected?
3 For if anyone thinks himself to be something, when he is nothing, he deceives himself.
2 Those who think they know something do not yet know anything as they should.
26 He said to him, “What is written in the law? What do you read there?”
27 He answered, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul,
and with all your strength, and with all your mind; and your neighbor as yourself.”
28 And he said to him, “You have given the right answer; do this, and you will live.”