Romans 1:20 KJV. For ever since the creation of the world His invisible nature and attributes, that is, His eternal power and divinity, have been made intelligible and clearly discernible in and through the things that have been made (His handiworks). I don't know any letter that is more fundamental and foundational than Paul's letter to the Romans. Open almost any commentary on Romans and you will find the suggestion that the thesis of the letter is found in 1:16-17. Nevertheless Romans 8:21, where it is said that "the creature itself shall be liberated from the bondage of corruption into the freedom of the glory of the children of God"; and the antithesis, Romans 8:23, "not only they, but ourselves also," show that the apostle is speaking, not of the brute and animate creation, but of mankind, and of their earnest desire of immortality. Commentary on Romans 8:32-39 (Read Romans 8:32-39 ) All things whatever, in heaven and earth, are not so great a display of God's free love, as the gift of his coequal Son to be the atonement on the cross for the sin of man; and all the rest follows upon union with him, and interest in him. Philo The Sacrifices of Abel and Cain 22; 32. As a result, people are without excuse. Holman Christian Standard Bible For His invisible attributes, that is, His eternal power and divine nature, have been clearly seen since the creation of the world, being understood through what He has made. Romans 5:2.; by faith we continue in it, chap. The answer is too obvious to require expression. Search the world's information, including webpages, images, videos and more. It is unquestionably the greatest of all of Paul's letters and the widest in its scope. The Righteous Shall Live by Faith 16 For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek. On his way to Jerusalem, he had three months in Corinth without any pressing duties. Romans 1:4 Or was declared with power to be the Son of God; Romans 1:5 Or that is; Romans 1:13 The Greek word for brothers and sisters (adelphoi) refers here to believers, both men and women, as part of God’s family; also in 7:1, 4; 8:12, 29; 10:1; 11:25; 12:1; 15:14, 30; 16:14, 17. Romans 3:20 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Romans 3:20, NIV: "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." Albert Barnes' Notes on the Whole Bible. 15 So I am eager to preach the gospel to you also who are in Rome. Let the thought be … So they are without excuse." Colossians 1:20; Ephesians 1:11)? “Because that when they knew God — The writings of Plato, Xenophon, Plutarch, Cicero, and other philosophers, which still remain, together with the quotations made by Just. This is based on Romans 16:1 and 16:23 along with 1 Corinthians 1:14. Romans 1 New International Version << Acts 28 | Romans 1 | Romans 2 >> Salutation. Romans 11:20.; by faith we duly improve it, Jude, Romans 1:20.; and the faithful are kept by the power of God, through faith unto salvation, 1 Peter 1:5. 26 Notice the irony in Paul’s use of immortal (ἀφθάρτου) and mortal (φθαρτου`).. 27 The verb used in the LXX means "to have sex with," but the fact that they passed up Lot’s two daughters and instead demanded to have sex with the two angelic men reminds one of the very thing Paul is saying here in Romans 1:27.. 28 Cf. 10. In the New Testament, the Apostle Paul also mentions general revelation in Romans 1:20, "For his invisible attributes, namely, his eternal power and divine nature, have been clearly perceived, ever since the creation of the world, in the things that have been made. ; Romans 1:13 Lit brethren, includes all born-again believers: men, women, and children. Martyr and Clem. By faith we are admitted into our present state of grace and favour, chap. Google has many special features to help you find exactly what you're looking for. For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even his … While the argument of the letter to the Romans opened with a preoccupation regarding God’s anger (1:18-32), this section of the letter opens with an embrace of God’s mercies. 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