Romans 5:1-11 LEB

Reconciliation with God through Faith in Christ

1 Therefore, [because we]a have been declared righteous by faith, we haveb peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ,

References for Romans 5:1

    • š 5:1 - *Here "[because]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("have been declared righteous") which is understood as causal
    • › 5:1 - Although a number of important manuscripts read the subjunctive mood here ("let us have"), almost all English versions prefer the indicative mood ("we have") which is supported by many other manuscripts
      2 through whom also we have [obtained] access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and we boast in the hope of the glory of God.
      3 And not only [this], but we also boast in our afflictions, [because we]c know that affliction produces patient endurance,

      References for Romans 5:3

        • œ 5:3 - *Here "[because]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("know") which is understood as causal
          4 and patient endurance, proven character, and proven character, hope,
          5 and hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out in our hearts through the Holy Spirit who was given to us.
          6 For [while]d we were still helpless, yet at the proper time Christ died for the ungodly.

          References for Romans 5:6

            •  5:6 - *Here "[while]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("were") which is understood as temporal
              7 For only rarely will someone die on behalf of a righteous person (for on behalf of a good person possibly someone might even dare to die),
              8 but God demonstrates his own love for us, [in] that [while]e we were still sinners, Christ died for us.

              References for Romans 5:8

                • ž 5:8 - *Here "[while]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("were") which is understood as temporal
                  9 Therefore, by much more, [because we]f have been declared righteous now by his blood, we will be saved through him from the wrath.

                  References for Romans 5:9

                    • Ÿ 5:9 - *Here "[because]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("have been declared righteous") which is understood as causal
                      10 For if, [while we]g were enemies, we were reconciled to God through the death of his Son, by much more, having been reconciled, we will be saved by his life.

                      References for Romans 5:10

                        •   5:10 - *Here "[while]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("were") which is understood as temporal
                          11 And not only [this], but also [we are] boasting in God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have now received the reconciliation.