Romans 10

Chapter 10

10:1  Brethren, my heart's desire and prayer to God for Israel is, that they might be saved.

saved

(See Scofield "Romans 1:16") .

10:3  For they being ignorant of God's righteousness, and going about to establish their own righteousness, have not submitted themselves unto the righteousness of God.

righteousness

The word "righteousness" here, and in the passages having marginal references to this, means legal, or self-righteousness; the futile effort of man to work out under law a character which God can approve.

(See Scofield "Revelation 19:8") .

righteousness Cf. (See Scofield "Romans 3:21") .

10:9  That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved.

saved

(See Scofield "Romans 1:16") .

10:10  For with the heart man believeth unto righteousness; and with the mouth confession is made unto salvation.

righteousness

Righteousness here, and in the passages which refer to Romans 10:10, means that righteousness of God which is judicially reckoned to all who believe on the Lord Jesus Christ; believers are the righteous.

(See Scofield "Romans 3:21") .

10:13  For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.

saved

(See Scofield "Romans 1:16") .

10:18  But I say, Have they not heard? Yes verily, their sound went into all the earth, and their words unto the ends of the world.

world

oikoumene = inhabited earth.

(See Scofield "Luke 2:1") .

Read Romans 10