May it never be! Greet Andronicus and Junias, my kinsmen and my fellow prisoners, who are outstanding among the apostles, who also were in Christ before me. just as David also speaks of the blessing on the man to whom God credits righteousness apart from works: He who observes the day, observes it for the Lord, and he who eats, does so for the Lord, for he gives thanks to God; and he who eats not, for the Lord he does not eat, and gives thanks to God. So then, the Law is holy, and the commandment is holy and righteous and good. And the path of peace they have not known.”. [The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all. and if children, heirs also, heirs of God and fellow heirs with Christ, if indeed we suffer with Him so that we may also be glorified with Him. They exchanged the truth about God for a lie, and worshiped and served created things rather than the Creator—who is forever praised. Who will bring a charge against God’s elect? and having been freed from sin, you became slaves of righteousness. From the NIV Study Bible, Introductions to the Books of the Bible, Romans Behold then the kindness and severity of God; to those who fell, severity, but to you, God’s kindness, if you continue in His kindness; otherwise you also will be cut off. you, therefore, who teach another, do you not teach yourself? a number of historical references that agree with known facts of Paul's life. Salem Media Group. but now, I am going to Jerusalem serving the saints. What shall we say then? We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. What shall we say then? While he was circumcised, or uncircumcised? on the day when, according to my gospel, God will judge the secrets of men through Christ Jesus. for “Whoever will call on the name of the Lord will be saved.”. For if while we were enemies we were reconciled to God through the death of His Son, much more, having been reconciled, we shall be saved by His life. for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God. Privacy Policy not lagging behind in diligence, fervent in spirit, serving the Lord; Now if we have died with Christ, we believe that we shall also live with Him. Gaius, host to me and to the whole church, greets you. Just as it is written, “How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news of good things!”, For this, “You shall not commit adultery, You shall not murder, You shall not steal, You shall not covet,” and if there is any other commandment, it is summed up in this saying, “You shall love your neighbor as yourself.”. For God has shut up all in disobedience so that He may show mercy to all. Erastus (see 16:23 and note) may also have been a Corinthian (see 2Ti 4:20). To all in Rome who are loved by God and called to be his holy people: Grace and peace to you from God our Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ. First Moses says, make you jealous by that which is not a nation, By a nation without understanding will I anger you, Do not say in your heart, ‘Who will ascend into heaven, for the demonstration, I say, of His righteousness at the present time, so that He would be just and the justifier of the one who, For Moses writes that the man who practices the righteousness which is, and although they know the ordinance of God, that those who practice such things are worthy of. since what may be known about God is plain to them, because God has made it plain to them.

(BD) 27 In the same way the men also abandoned natural relations with women and were inflamed with lust for one another. All things indeed are clean, but they are evil for the man who eats and gives offense. For this cause God gave them up unto vile affections: for even their women did change the natural use into that which is against nature: And likewise also the men, leaving the natural use of the woman, burned in their lust one toward another; men with men working that which is unseemly, and receiving in themselves that recompence of their error which was meet. In the same way the men also abandoned natural relations with women and were inflamed with lust for one another. Therefore, just as through one man sin entered into the world, and death through sin, and so death spread to all men, because all sinned—. For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek. Happy is he who does not condemn himself in what he approves. Copyright © 2020, Bible Study Tools. Or is God the God of Jews only? Their condemnation is just.

We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. so that, as sin reigned in death, even so grace would reign through righteousness to eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord. through whom we have received grace and apostleship to bring about the obedience of faith among all the Gentiles for His name’s sake. (see 1Co 1:14). Rather it was sin, in order that it might be shown to be sin by effecting my death through that which is good, so that through the commandment sin would become utterly sinful. So then, if while her husband is living she is joined to another man, she shall be called an adulteress; but if her husband dies, she is free from the law, so that she is not an adulteress though she is joined to another man. for if God did not spare the natural branches, He will not spare you, either. for if we live, we live for the Lord, or if we die, we die for the Lord; therefore whether we live or die, we are the Lord’s. So instead of going to Rome, he sent a letter to prepare the Christians Thanks be to God through Jesus Christ our Lord! and to Gaius, Paul's host (see 16:23 and note), who was probably a Corinthian But if I do the very thing I do not want to do, I agree with the Law, confessing that the Law is good.

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Now if their transgression is riches for the world and their failure is riches for the Gentiles, how much more will their fulfillment be! For just as we have many members in one body and all the members do not have the same function. Who are you to judge the servant of another?

He who did not spare His own Son, but delivered Him over for us all, how will He not also with Him freely give us all things? miles away) because of references to Phoebe of Cenchrea (see 16:1 and note) For what I am doing, I do not understand; for I am not practicing what I would like to do, but I am doing the very thing I hate. What then shall we say to these things? he wrote 2 Corinthians (2Co 8-9), the writing of Romans must follow that of who was declared the Son of God with power by the resurrection from the dead, according to the Spirit of holiness, Jesus Christ our Lord.