What is sin?


"Whosoever commits sin transgresses also the law: for sin is the transgression of the law." 1 John 3: 4.
NOTE - This text does not say that sin was the transgression of the law, but that it is this, thus
demonstrating that the law is still in force in the gospel dispensation. "Whosoever" likewise shows the
universality of its binding claims. Whoever of any nation, race, or people commits sin, transgresses the

What indwelling Power keeps such from sinning?
In what way are both Jews and Gentiles to be justified?
What reason did they give for not receiving Him?
What question did the performing of these miracles lead many to ask?
What is one way in which a child may dishonor his parents?
How early does Paul say Timothy was instructed?
When this sign appeared, what were the disciples to do?

Questions & Answers are from the book Bible Readings for the Home Circle