Paul, a slave of Christ Jesus, called as an apostle and singled out for God's good news-
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which He promised long ago through His prophets in the Holy Scriptures-
concerning His Son, Jesus Christ our Lord, who was a descendant of David according to the flesh
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and was established as the powerful Son of God by the resurrection from the dead according to the Spirit of holiness.
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We have received grace and apostleship through Him to bring about the obedience of faith among all the nations, on behalf of His name,
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including yourselves who are also Jesus Christ's by calling:
To all who are in Rome, loved by God, called as saints. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.