The Mechanics of Interpretation
A Sermon on Romans 5:12
Death in Adam, Life in Christ
Therefore, just as sin came into the world through one man, and death through sin, and so death spread to all men because all sinned— (ESV)
New section; connection with preceding verses; linked especially with 'in his life'; passage seen as an introduction to chapters 6-8; the two heads of the human race; the importance of the section.