Romans 16:1-6 CSB

Paul's Commendation of Phoebe

1 I commend to you our sister Phoebe, who is a servanta of the church in Cenchreae.

References for Romans 16:1

    • a 16:1 - Others interpret this term in a technical sense: deacon, or deaconess, or minister
      2 So you should welcome her in the Lord in a manner worthy of the saints, and assist her in whatever matter she may require your help. For indeed she has been a benefactor of many-and of me also.

      Greeting to Roman Christians

      3 Give my greetings to Priscab and Aquila, my co-workers in Christ Jesus,

      References for Romans 16:3

        • b 16:3 - Traditionally, Priscilla, as in Ac 18:2,18,26
          4 who risked their own necks for my life. Not only do I thank them, but so do all the Gentile churches.
          5 Greet also the church that meets in their home. Greet my dear friend Epaenetus, who is the first convertc to Christ from Asia.d

          References for Romans 16:5

            • c 16:5 - Lit the firstfruits
            • d 16:5 - Other mss read Achaia
              6 Greet Mary,e who has worked very hard for you.f

              References for Romans 16:6

                • e 16:6 - Or Maria
                • f 16:6 - Other mss read us