We ought to be watchful lest the old man be revived.
Is not this most difficult?
Indeed, it is hard to the flesh.
For this reason, a Believer must have the Power of the Holy Spirit in letting the Cross Work in him.
The Cross and the Holy Spirit are inseparable.
On the one hand, the Cross makes Victory over sin possible to the Believer; on the one hand, the Holy Spirit substantiates the accomplished fact of the Cross in the Life of the Believer.