5 But to one who without works trusts him who justifies the ungodly, such faith is reckoned as righteousness. 17 I urge you, brothers and sisters, # 16.17 Gk brothers to keep an eye on those who cause dissensions and offenses, in opposition to the teaching that you have learned; avoid them. 2 For if Abraham was justified by works, he has something to boast about, but u not before God. 9 Is this blessedness, then, pronounced only on the circumcised, or also on the uncircumcised? Used by permission. “Abraham believed God, and it was reckoned to him as righteousness.” 4 Now to one who works, wages are not reckoned as a gift but as something due. 3 For God has done what the law, weakened by the flesh, could not do: by sending his own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh, and to deal with sin,[c] he condemned sin in the flesh, 4 so that the just requirement of the law might be fulfilled in us, who walk not according to the flesh but according to the Spirit. We say, “Faith was reckoned to Abraham as righteousness.” 10 How then was it reckoned to him? Was it before or after he had been circumcised? 18 Hoping against hope, he believed that he would become “the father of many nations,” according to what was said, “So numerous shall your descendants be.” 19 He did not weaken in faith when he considered his own body, which was already[b] as good as dead (for he was about a hundred years old), or when he considered the barrenness of Sarah’s womb. “Abraham believed God, and it was reckoned to him as righteousness.” 4 Now to one who works, wages are not reckoned as a gift but as something due. For what does the scripture say? No distrust made him waver concerning the promise of God, but he grew strong in his faith as he gave glory to God. New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Romans 4:1–25 The Example of Abraham (Gen 17:10) 4 What then are we to say was gained by a Abraham, our ancestor according to the flesh? For this reason it depends on faith, in order that the promise may rest on grace and be guaranteed to all his descendants, not only to the adherents of the law but also to those who share the faith of Abraham (for he is the father of all of us. It was not after, but before he was circumcised. 4 Therefore we have been buried with him by baptism into death, so that, just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, so we too might walk in newness of life. We say, “Faith was reckoned to Abraham as righteousness.”. 13 For the promise that he would inherit the world did not come to Abraham or to his descendants through the law but through the righteousness of faith. New Revised Standard Version (NRSV), Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about with our new, NRSV Comfort Print XL Edition Holy Bible--soft leather-look, brown, NRSV Catholic Bible, Gift Edition, Comfort Print, Leathersoft, Brown, NRSV Audio Bible - Catholic Edition on MP3, NRSV, Premium Gift Bible, Leathersoft, Purple, Comfort Print, NRSV Catholic Women's Devotional Bible, Hardcover. Romans 13 (NRSV) Lyrics 1 Let every person be subject to the governing authorities; for there is no authority except from God, and those authorities that exist have been instituted by God. Used by permission. Was it before or after he had been circumcised? as good as dead (for he was about a hundred years old), or when he considered the barrenness of Sarah's womb. It was not after, but before he was circumcised. as it is written, “I have made you the father of many nations”)—in the presence of the God in whom he believed, who gives life to the dead and calls into existence the things that do not exist. 4 For whatever was written in former days was written for our instruction, so that by steadfastness and by the encouragement of the scriptures we might have hope. 11 He received the sign of circumcision as a seal of the righteousness that he had by faith while he was still uncircumcised. For if Abraham was justified by works, he has something to boast about, but not before God. Read verse in New Revised It will be reckoned to us who believe in him who raised Jesus our Lord from the dead, 25 who was handed over to death for our trespasses and was raised for our justification. 2 For if Abraham was justified by works, he has something to boast about, but not before God. being fully convinced that God was able to do what he had promised. The purpose was to make him the ancestor of all who believe without being circumcised and who thus have righteousness reckoned to them, 12 and likewise the ancestor of the circumcised who are not only circumcised but who also follow the example of the faith that our ancestor Abraham had before he was circumcised. All rights reserved. 3 For rulers are not a terror to good conduct, but to bad. and likewise the ancestor of the circumcised who are not only circumcised but who also follow the example of the faith that our ancestor Abraham had before he was circumcised. As was the case with Romans 13 last week, so also this week’s text from Romans 15 draws us into the double- or even triple-exposure of time that happens as the old year hands off to the new in the church calendar. but for ours also. For the law brings wrath; but where there is no law, neither is there violation. The Bible Gateway: NRSV… Romans 4 What then are we to say was gained by Abraham, our ancestor according to the flesh? The purpose was to make him the ancestor of all who believe without being circumcised and who thus have righteousness reckoned to them. For the promise that he would inherit the world did not come to Abraham or to his descendants through the law but through the righteousness of faith. Read more Share Copy A service / . “The word is near you, on your lips and in your heart” (that is, the word of faith that we proclaim); 9 because if you confess with your lips that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. Romans 5:1–8 Results of Justification 5 Therefore, since we are justified by faith, we a have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, 2 through whom we have obtained access b to this grace in which we stand; and we c boast in our hope of sharing the glory of God. 2 Chronicles 7:14 NRSV Isaiah 55:6-7 NRSV John 14:23 NRSV Psalm 63:3 NRSV 1 Samuel 16:7b NIV 1 John 4:19 NRSV 2 Corinthians 10:17-18 NRSV Psalm 28:7 NRSV Micah 6:8 NRSV Romans 5:5 NRSV 1 John 4:18 NRSV Learn More About New Revised Standard Version. 6 So also David speaks of the blessedness of those to whom God reckons righteousness apart from works: 7 “Blessed are those whose iniquities are forgiven,    and whose sins are covered;8 blessed is the one against whom the Lord will not reckon sin.”. Romans 4 (NRSV) Lyrics 1 What then are we to say was gained by Abraham, our ancestor according to the flesh? who was handed over to death for our trespasses and was raised for our justification. But if you do what is wrong, you should be afraid, for the authority # 13.4 Gk it does not bear the sword in vain! Romans 1 (NRSV) Lyrics 1 Paul, a servant of Jesus Christ, called to be an apostle, set apart for the gospel of God, 2 which he promised beforehand through his prophets in the holy scriptures, “Abraham believed God, and it was reckoned to him as righteousness.” 4 Now to one who works, wages are not reckoned as a gift but as something due. Then do what is good, and you will receive its approval; 4 for it is God's servant for your good. 5 For if we have been united with him in a death like his, we will certainly be united with him in a resurrection like his. Romans 8 (NRSV) Lyrics 1 There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus. 5 But to one who without works trusts him who justifies the ungodly, such faith is reckoned as righteousness. So also David speaks of the blessedness of those to whom God reckons righteousness apart from works: “Blessed are those whose iniquities are forgiven, blessed is the one against whom the Lord will not reckon sin.”, Is this blessedness, then, pronounced only on the circumcised, or also on the uncircumcised? 5 But to one who without works trusts him who justifies the ungodly, such faith is reckoned as righteousness. If it is the adherents of the law who are to be the heirs, faith is null and the promise is void. 2 For the law of the Spirit[a] of life in Christ Jesus has set you[b] free from the law of sin and of death. The NRSV Bible Translation Committee consists of thirty men and women who are … Read texts from Romans (NRSV) and join the Genius community of scholars to learn the meaning behind the words. 16 For this reason it depends on faith, in order that the promise may rest on grace and be guaranteed to all his descendants, not only to the adherents of the law but also to those who share the faith of Abraham (for he is the father of all of us, 17 as it is written, “I have made you the father of many nations”)—in the presence of the God in whom he believed, who gives life to the dead and calls into existence the things that do not exist. How then was it reckoned to him? But to one who without works trusts him who justifies the ungodly, such faith is reckoned as righteousness. 8 There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus. 6 So also David speaks of the blessedness of those to whom God reckons righteousness apart from works: 2 Therefore whoever resists authority resists what God has appointed, and those who resist will incur judgment. 14 If it is the adherents of the law who are to be the heirs, faith is null and the promise is void. Romans 4:1-17 Reading the Text: NRSV (with link to Anglicized NRSV) at Oremus Bible Browser. Romans 12:1–8 The New Life in Christ 12 I appeal to you therefore, brothers and sisters, a by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual b worship. He received the sign of circumcision as a seal of the righteousness that he had by faith while he was still uncircumcised. Hoping against hope, he believed that he would become “the father of many nations,” according to what was said, “So numerous shall your descendants be.”, He did not weaken in faith when he considered his own body, which was already. The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) first appeared in 1989, and has received wide acclaim and broad support from academics and church leaders as a Bible for all Christians. 2 Therefore you have no excuse, whoever you are, when you judge others; for in passing judgment on another you condemn yourself, because you, the judge, are doing the very same things. Romans 15:13 NRSV Recent Romans 15:13 NRSV December 19th, 2020 May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that you may abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit. Greek Interlinear Bible, ScrTR, ScrTR t, Strong, Parsing, CGTS, CGES id, AV. 4 What then are we to say was gained by[a] Abraham, our ancestor according to the flesh? Romans 6:4 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) 4 Therefore we have been buried with him by baptism into death, so that, just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, so we too might walk in newness of life. For if Abraham was justified by works, he has something to boast about, but not before God. 3 For by the grace given to me I say to everyone among you not to think of yourself more highly than you ought to think, but to think with sober judgment, each according to the measure of faith that God has assigned. 12 All have turned aside, together they have become worthless; there is no one who shows kindness, there is not even one.”. All rights reserved. 11 The scripture says, “No one who believes in him will be put to … 5 But to one who without works trusts him who justifies the ungodly, such faith is reckoned as righteousness. Romans 4:20–21 20 No distrust made him waver concerning the promise of God, but he grew strong in his faith as he gave glory to God, 21 being fully convinced that God was able to do what he had promised. 3 For what does the Scripture say? [d] 5 For those who live according t… Abraham, our ancestor according to the flesh? Now to one who works, wages are not reckoned as a gift but as something due. 18 For such people do not serve our Lord Christ, but their own appetites, # 16.18 Gk their own belly and by smooth talk and flattery they deceive the hearts of the simple-minded. ‘Abraham believed God, and it was reckoned to him as righteousness.’ 4 Now to one who works, wages are not reckoned as a gift but as something due. 15 For the law brings wrath; but where there is no law, neither is there violation. “Abraham believed God, and it was reckoned to him as righteousness.”. Romans 9:1-5 9 I am speaking the truth in Christ—I am not lying; my conscience confirms it by the Holy Spirit— 2 I have great sorrow and unceasing anguish in my heart. 5 But to one who without works trusts him who justifies the ungodly, such faith is reckoned as righteousness. Romans 3:21-31 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Righteousness through Faith 21 But now, apart from law, the righteousness of God has been disclosed, and is attested by the law and the prophets, 22 the righteousness of God through faith in Jesus Christ [] for all who believe. 3 For what does the scripture say? A chapter by chapter and verse by verse study of Romans taught by Pastor Paul LeBoutillier of Calvary Chapel Ontario, Oregon. v “ , it 22 Therefore his faith[c] “was reckoned to him as righteousness.” 23 Now the words, “it was reckoned to him,” were written not for his sake alone, 24 but for ours also. “Abraham believed God, and it was reckoned to him as righteousness.” 4 Now to one who works, wages are not reckoned as a gift but as something due. Romans 6:4 4 Therefore we have been buried with him by baptism into death, so that, just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, so we too might walk in newness of life . 4 What then shall we say was gained by Abraham, t our forefather according to the flesh? 20 No distrust made him waver concerning the promise of God, but he grew strong in his faith as he gave glory to God, 21 being fully convinced that God was able to do what he had promised. 13 “Their throats are opened graves; they use their tongues … 11 there is no one who has understanding, there is no one who seeks God. Now the words, “it was reckoned to him,” were written not for his sake alone. 6 So also David speaks of the blessedness of those to whom God reckons righteousness apart from works: 7 “Blessed are those whose iniquities are … , CGES id, AV before God faith as he gave glory to God was to him. 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