4 Anyone who speaks in a tongue edifies themselves, but the one who prophesies edifies the church. Romans 2:29 No, a man is a Jew because he is one inwardly, and circumcision is a matter of the heart, by the Spirit, not by the written code. 2 Much in every way! Read the Scripture: Romans 3:1-20 Now we know that whatever the law says, it says to those who are under the law, so that every mouth may be silenced and the whole world held accountable to God. All rights reserved worldwide. As it is written: “So that you may be proved … That God is unjust in bringing his wrath on us? or what profit is there of circumcision? NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. First of all, they have been entrusted with the very words of God. 14 We know that the law is spiritual; but I am unspiritual, sold as a slave to sin. Learn More About King James Version Explore Romans 13 by Verse Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. As two statesmen of equal desert, and equally in favour, take higher and lower positions on account of their different capacities, so those who receive equally the King's commendation, "Well done, good and faithful servant," shall yet differ, as one star differeth from another, in glory. The law that requires works? 21. Romans 14 encourages us to consider everything we do as if we are doing it for the Lord. 12 Therefore do not let sin reign(T) in your mortal body so that you obey its evil desires. )(I) 6 Certainly not! Hormes, Patrobas, Hermas is the order of the best authorities. Romans 14:1-14. 28 For we maintain that a person is justified by faith apart from the works of the law. As it is written: “So that you may be proved … He did this to demonstrate his righteousness, because in his forbearance he had left the sins committed beforehand unpunished(AO)— 26 he did it to demonstrate his righteousness at the present time, so as to be just and the one who justifies those who have faith in Jesus. ( Y) 20 Therefore no one will be declared righteous in God’s sight by the works of the law; ( Z) rather, through the law we become conscious of our sin. All rights reserved worldwide. (2) Could not, therefore, believe in Christ. 14 “Their mouths are full of cursing and bitterness.”[ e] ( S) 15 “Their feet are swift to shed blood; 16 ruin and misery mark their ways, 17 and the way of peace they do not know.”[ f] ( T) 18 “There is no fear of God before their eyes.”[ g] ( U) Read full chapter. Romans 16:14. He believes God’s word, and he thinks … The content of the message includes the entire Law. Not at all! Because of what law? First of all, the Jews have been entrusted with the very words of God. Let God be true, and every human being a liar. 3 What if some were unfaithful? New International Version (NIV), S ver 6; ver 10, 11; S ver 18; Ro 8:13; Col 3:3, 5; 1Pe 2:24, Ro 7:6; S 2Co 5:17; Eph 4:22-24; Col 3:10, ver 4, 8; Ro 8:11; 2Co 4:10; Eph 2:6; Php 3:10, 11; Col 2:12; 3:1; 2Ti 2:11, S ver 2; ver 3-8; 2Co 4:10; Gal 2:20; 5:24; 6:14; Php 3:10; Col 2:12, 20; 3:3, NIV, Story of Jesus: Experience the Life of Jesus as One Seamless Story, NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture, NIV, Biblical Theology Study Bible, Comfort Print: Follow God’s Redemptive Plan as It Unfolds throughout Scripture, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Acts, Comfort Print, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Luke, Comfort Print. Romans 3:9 What then? 1 What advantage then hath the Jew? 5 But if our unrighteousness brings out God’s righteousness more clearly,(H) what shall we say? Romans 3:1-8 Delivered 02/20/2011. Dead to Sin, Alive in Christ. Also, at Col 4:10-14, Paul first speaks of “those circumcised” and later mentions Luke. (Y) 20 Therefore no one will be declared righteous in God’s sight by the works of the law;(Z) rather, through the law we become conscious of our sin.(AA). Because of his Greek name and his style of writing, some have claimed that Luke was not a Jew. 13 Let every person pbe subject to the governing authorities. 2 Much in every way! Such a man's praise does not come from men, but from God. Rom 3:25 God presented Christ as a sacrifice of atonement, [fn] through the shedding of his blood—to be received by faith. Due to Adam's single transgression all mankind was placed under condemnation, and death, which became the just reward for all - Adam's sin caused the fall of humanity and sin and death was imputed to mankind. 3 Or don’t you know that all of us who were baptized(D) into Christ Jesus were baptized into his death? 3 For rulers hold no terror for those who do right, but for those who do wrong. Romans 3:1-4 New International Version (NIV) God’s Faithfulness. 21 But now apart from the law the righteousness of God(AB) has been made known, to which the Law and the Prophets testify. 11 In the same way, count yourselves dead to sin(S) but alive to God in Christ Jesus. (G), 5 For if we have been united with him in a death like his, we will certainly also be united with him in a resurrection like his. (A) First of all, the Jews have been entrusted with the very words of God.(B). 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Yes, of Gentiles too,(AR) 30 since there is only one God, who will justify the circumcised by faith and the uncircumcised through that same faith. (C) Will their unfaithfulness nullify God’s faithfulness? Romans 3:2 Much in every way. it says to those who are under the law, ( W) so that every mouth may be silenced. Let God be true, and every human being a liar. The authorities that exist have been established by God.2 Consequently, whoever rebels against the authority is rebelling against what God has instituted,and those who do so will bring judgment on themselves.3 For rulers hold no terror for those who do right, but for those who do wrong. 14 But put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make not provision for the flesh, to fulfil the lusts thereof. Not at all. shall their unbelief make the faith of God without effect? Romans 3:2 Much in every way. 5 I would like every one of you to speak in tongues, [ a ] but I would rather have you prophesy. 3 What advantage, then, is there in being a Jew, or what value is there in circumcision? So, as much as is in me, to you also that are at Rome, I am ready to preach the gospel. Therefore no one will be declared righteous in God's sight by the works of the law; rather, through the law we become conscious of our sin. 13 Do not offer any part of yourself to sin as an instrument of wickedness,(U) but rather offer yourselves to God as those who have been brought from death to life; and offer every part of yourself to him as an instrument of righteousness. Home >> Bible Studies >> Romans Studies >> Romans 3:1-20 These small group studies of Romans contain outlines, cross-references, Bible study discussion questions, and applications. For “no human being will be justified in his sight” by deeds prescribed by the law, for through the law comes the knowledge of sin. (3) Could not, of course, be happy. (V) 14 For sin shall no longer be your master,(W) because you are not under the law,(X) but under grace.(Y). Visit our library of inductive Bible studies for more in depth inductive studies on this and other books of the Bible you can use in your small group. For what I want to do I do not do, but what I hate I do. 25 God presented Christ as a sacrifice of atonement,[i](AM) through the shedding of his blood(AN)—to be received by faith. Let God be true,(E) and every human being a liar. Not at all! It is a call to do what leads to peace and mutual edification within the body of Christ. Hence they derived no spiritual benefit from His mediation; they had no hope of being with Him for ever. Not at all. (H) 6 For we know that our old self(I) was crucified with him(J) so that the body ruled by sin(K) might be done away with,[a] that we should no longer be slaves to sin(L)— 7 because anyone who has died has been set free from sin.(M). Romans 3:1-2. Rather, we uphold the law. - Both to Greeks and Barbarians, both to wise and unwise, I am debtor. (N) 9 For we know that since Christ was raised from the dead,(O) he cannot die again; death no longer has mastery over him. Then what advantage has the Jew? 13 Let everyone be subject to the governing authorities,for there is no authority except that which God has established. Is he not the God of Gentiles too? (J) 7 Someone might argue, “If my falsehood enhances God’s truthfulness and so increases his glory,(K) why am I still condemned as a sinner?”(L) 8 Why not say—as some slanderously claim that we say—“Let us do evil that good may result”? 18 For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men, who hold the truth in unrighteousness; Romans 1:18 27 Where, then, is boasting? Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. The numerous group here referred to was probably intimately associated, and less known to the Apostle. 4 Not at all! Let God be true, and every human being a liar. 1 What advantage, then, is there in being a Jew, or what value is there in circumcision? shall their unbelief make the faith of God without effect? Romans 12:2 Chapter Parallel Compare 2 And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God. (M) Their condemnation is just! (O) 10 As it is written: “There is no one righteous, not even one;11     there is no one who understands;    there is no one who seeks God.12 All have turned away,    they have together become worthless;there is no one who does good,    not even one.”[b](P)13 “Their throats are open graves;    their tongues practice deceit.”[c](Q)“The poison of vipers is on their lips.”[d](R)14     “Their mouths are full of cursing and bitterness.”[e](S)15 “Their feet are swift to shed blood;16     ruin and misery mark their ways,17 and the way of peace they do not know.”[f](T)18     “There is no fear of God before their eyes.”[g](U), 19 Now we know that whatever the law says,(V) it says to those who are under the law,(W) so that every mouth may be silenced(X) and the whole world held accountable to God. (B) 2 By no means! (D) 4 Not at all! God’s Faithfulness. 16 And if I do what I do not want to do, I agree that the law is good. Verses 14, 15. (AS) 31 Do we, then, nullify the law by this faith? 14 But put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make not provision for the flesh, to fulfil the lusts thereof. First of all, the Jews have been entrusted with the very words of God. Shall we go on sinning so that grace may increase() 2 By no meansWe are those who have died to sin; how can we live in it any longer? 8 Now if we died with Christ, we believe that we will also live with him. 3 Or don’t you know that all of us who were baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into his death? Not at all! He did this to demonstrate his righteousness, because in his forbearance he had left … Do we have any advantage? (F) As it is written: “So that you may be proved right when you speak    and prevail when you judge.”[a](G). 2 Much every way: chiefly, because that unto them were committed the oracles of God. Romans 2:29 No, a man is a Jew because he is one inwardly, and circumcision is a matter of the heart, by the Spirit, not by the written code. 3 What advantage, then, is there in being a Jew, or what value is there in circumcision? 9 What shall we conclude then? Romans 3:9 What then? We are those who have died to sin;(C) how can we live in it any longer? (AC) 22 This righteousness(AD) is given through faith(AE) in[h] Jesus Christ(AF) to all who believe. 3For what if some did not believe? Such a man's praise does not come from men, but from God. 2Much every way: chiefly, because that unto them were committed the oracles of God. God cannot change; his word, like himself, is immutable. 13 Let everyone be subject to the governing authorities,p for there is no authority except that which God has established.q The authorities that exist have been established by God. God speaks the truth, and cannot lie. No, because of the law that requires faith. 6 What shall we say, then? Such a people — (1) Were, of course, ignorant of Christ, of His character, relations, salvation. ( X) and the whole world held accountable to God. The last named person can scarcely be the author of the Shepherd of Hermas, since that work was probably not written before the middle of the second century. We are still in the second section of Romans that runs from 1:18-3:20; the common reading of this passage is to say that all human beings are sinful, and they certainly are! Much in every way. New International Version (NIV), “So that you may be proved right when you speak. But what we must see is that this passage is tied in to … Are we any better? NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. If that were so, how could God judge the world? ... 14 “Their mouths are full of cursing and bitterness. 6 What shall we say, then? Romans 5:14(NASB) Verse Thoughts. The general consensus of opinion is nothing to a Christian. 4 We were therefore buried with him through baptism into death(E) in order that, just as Christ was raised from the dead(F) through the glory of the Father, we too may live a new life. Are we any better? Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. Will their unfaithfulness nullify God’s faithfulness? (N) Not at all! Paul extends the meaning of oracles here in two ways—in content and audience:. God forbid: yea, let God be true, but every man a liar; as it is written, That thou mightest be justified … But now, apart from law, the righteousness of God has been disclosed, and is attested by the law and the prophets, 22. II. (AQ) 29 Or is God the God of Jews only? (A) Shall we go on sinning so that grace may increase? First of all, they have been entrusted with the very words of God. (AP) It is excluded. 3 What if some were unfaithful? For qthere is no authority except from God, and those that exist have been instituted by God. Since the general context is circumcision (see chapter 2), we can conclude that the oracles given to the fathers included the covenants and hence the promises that attended them. For we have already made the charge that Jews and Gentiles alike are all under the power of sin. 2 Much in every way! Romans Chapter 3 1What advantage then hath the Jew? Romans 3:1-31. Romans 2; Romans 3:1-8; 1 Samuel 10:17-27; 1 Samuel 11; Psalm 56 Bible / Bible ... “No one will be put to death today, for this day the LORD has rescued Israel.” 14 Then Samuel said to the people, “Come, let us go to Gilgal and there renew the kingship. We are to believe God’s truth if nobody else believes it. 2 Consequently, whoever rebels against the authority is rebelling against what God has instituted,r and those who do so will bring judgment on themselves. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. (AG) There is no difference between Jew and Gentile,(AH) 23 for all have sinned(AI) and fall short of the glory of God, 24 and all are justified(AJ) freely by his grace(AK) through the redemption(AL) that came by Christ Jesus. (P) 10 The death he died, he died to sin(Q) once for all;(R) but the life he lives, he lives to God. 3 For what if some did not believe? (I am using a human argument. 1. Adam was the federal head of the whole human race, and death prevailed because of his one sin. Romans 14:13 Chapter Parallel Compare 13 Therefore let us not judge one another anymore, but rather determine this -not to put an obstacle or a stumbling block in a brother's way. 1 Corinthians 14:3-5 New International Version (NIV) 3 But the one who prophesies speaks to people for their strengthening, encouraging and comfort. 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