Romans 1:15-25 CSB

15 So I am eager to preach the good news to you also who are in Rome.

The Righteous Will Live by Faith

16 For I am not ashamed of the gospel,a because it is God's power for salvation to everyone who believes, first to the Jew, and also to the Greek.

References for Romans 1:16

    • k 1:16 - Other mss add of Christ
      17 For in it God's righteousness is revealed from faith to faith,b just as it is written: The righteous will live by faith. c d

      References for Romans 1:17

        • l 1:17 - Or revealed out of faith into faith
        • m 1:17 - Or The one who is righteous by faith will live
        • n 1:17 - Hab 2:4

          The Guilt of the Gentile World

          18 For God's wrath is revealed from heaven against all godlessness and unrighteousness of people who by their unrighteousness suppress the truth,

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              19 since what can be knowne about God is evident among them, because God has shown it to them.

              References for Romans 1:19

                • o 1:19 - Or what is known
                  20 From the creation of the world His invisible attributes, that is, His eternal power and divine nature, have been clearly seen, being understood through what He has made. As a result, peoplef are without excuse.

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                      21 For though they knew God, they did not glorify Him as God or show gratitude. Instead, their thinking became nonsense, and their senseless mindsg were darkened.

                      References for Romans 1:21

                        • q 1:21 - Lit hearts
                          22 Claiming to be wise, they became fools
                          23 and exchanged the glory of the immortal God for images resembling mortal man, birds, four-footed animals, and reptiles.h

                          References for Romans 1:23

                            • r 1:23 - Ps 106:20; Jr 2:11
                              24 Therefore God delivered them over in the cravings of their hearts to sexual impurity, so that their bodies were degraded among themselves.
                              25 They exchanged the truth of God for a lie, and worshiped and served something created instead of the Creator, who is blessed forever. Amen.