Romans 1:1-7 LEB


1 Paul, a slave of Christ Jesus, called [to be] an apostle, set apart for the gospel of God,

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      2 which he promised previously through his prophets in the holy scriptures,
      3 concerning his Son, who was born {a descendant}a of David according to the flesh,

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        • a 1:3 - Literally "of the seed"
          4 who was declared Son of God in power according to {the Holy Spirit}b by the resurrection from the dead of Jesus Christ our Lord,

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            • b 1:4 - Literally "the Spirit of holiness"
              5 through whom we have received grace and apostleship for the obedience of faith among all the Gentilesc on behalf of his name,

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                • c 1:5 - Or "nations"; the same Greek word can be translated "nations" or "Gentiles" depending on the context
                  6 among whom you also are [the] called of Jesus Christ.
                  7 To all those in Rome who are loved by God, called [to be] saints. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.