Romans 1:8-15 CSB

The Apostle's Desire to Visit Rome

8 First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for all of you because the news of your faitha is being reported in all the world.

References for Romans 1:8

    • g 1:8 - Or because your faith
      9 For God, whom I serve with my spirit in [telling] the good news about His Son, is my witness that I constantly mention you,
      10 always asking in my prayers that if it is somehow in God's will, I may now at last succeed in coming to you.
      11 For I want very much to see you, that I may impart to you some spiritual gift to strengthen you,
      12 that is, to be mutually encouraged by each other's faith, both yours and mine.
      13 Now I want you to know,b brothers, that I often planned to come to you (but was prevented until now) in order that I might have a fruitful ministryc among you, just as among the rest of the Gentiles.

      References for Romans 1:13

        • h 1:13 - Lit I don't want you to be unaware
        • i 1:13 - Lit have some fruit
          14 I am obligated both to Greeks and barbarians,d both to the wise and the foolish.

          References for Romans 1:14

            • j 1:14 - Or non-Greeks
              15 So I am eager to preach the good news to you also who are in Rome.