Block Diagram of Scripture

Romans 8:1-8 KJV (182 words, 1 paragraph)

No condemnation

8:1 There is therefore now no condemnation

____________________to them which are {1}in Christ Jesus

____________________who walk

_______________________not after the {2}flesh,

_______________________ {1}but after the Spirit.

Freedom from the Law

8:2 For the {1}law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus hath made me free

__________________from the {3}law

_________________________of sin and death.

Condemnation of sin

8:3 For what the {3}law could not do,

____________in that it was weak

______________________{2}through the flesh,

God sending his own Son (a)→ . . . condemned {2}sin in the flesh(b)→

(a)→. . . in the likeness of {2}sinful flesh, and for sin,

___8:4 (b)→That the righteousness of the {3}law

________________might be fulfilled in us,

_____________________________who walk not after the {2}flesh,

_____________________________but after the {1}Spirit.

The Flesh and the Spirit

8:5 For they that are {2}after the flesh

______________do mind the things of the flesh;

{1}but they that are after the Spirit

___________________the things of the Spirit.

The Carnal Mind

8:6 For to be {2}carnally minded

__________is death;

{1}but to be spiritually minded

_________ is life and peace.

8:7Because the{2}carnal mind

___________is enmity against God:

___________for it is not subject to the {3}law of God,

_________________neither indeed can be.

8:8 So then they that are {2}in the flesh

__________________cannot please God.

Numbered items are running themes:

{1} In the Spirit; In Christ

{2} In the Flesh; Under the Mosaic Law

{3} Mosaic Law

→Goes with; Go together

. . . Pulled from the order of the text

Main Point

Sub Point

All else is supporting element of either sub points or main points

One Comment on “Block Diagram of Scripture

  1. I just studied Romans 8 and am blown away by that chapter. It may be one of the most meaningful in the entire Bible!!


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