Romans 12:1-10 DBY

1 I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the compassions of God, to present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable to God, [which is] your intelligent service.
2 And be not conformed a to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of [your] mind, that ye may prove b what [is] the good and acceptable and perfect will of God.

References for Romans 12:2

    • Ē 12:2 - As 1Pet. 1.14: 'world' as 1Cor. 1.20.
    • ē 12:2 - Lit. 'to your proving.'
      3 For I say, through the grace which has been given to me, to every one that is among you, not to have high thoughts above what he should think; but to think so as to be wise, c as God has dealt to each a measure of faith.

      References for Romans 12:3

        • Ĕ 12:3 - So as to have a sober judgment, 'to think soberly,' as 'sensible,' Luke 8.35.
          4 For, as in one body we have many members, but all the members have not the same office;
          5 thus we, [being] many, are one body in Christ, and each one members one of the other.
          6 But having different gifts, according to the grace which has been given to us, whether [it be] prophecy, [let us prophesy] according to the proportion of faith;
          7 or service, [let us occupy ourselves] in service; or he that teaches, in teaching;
          8 or he that exhorts, in exhortation; he that gives, in simplicity; d he that leads, with diligence; he that shews mercy, with cheerfulness.

          References for Romans 12:8

            • ĕ 12:8 - Or 'with liberality;' from 'giving without hesitation,' or 'not avoiding to give on false excuses,' it has come to mean 'readily and liberally.'
              9 Let love be unfeigned; abhorring evil; cleaving to good:
              10 as to brotherly love, kindly affectioned towards one another: as to honour, each taking the lead in paying it e to the other:

              References for Romans 12:10

                • Ė 12:10 - 'Taking the lead in paying it' is a paraphrase, but I know not how to present the sense more briefly.