Romans 1:7; Romans 11:28; Romans 12:19; Romans 16:5; Romans 16:8-9; Romans 16:12
to all who are beloved of God in Rome, called as saints: Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
From the standpoint of the gospel they are enemies for your sake, but from the standpoint of God's choice they are beloved for the sake of the fathers;
Never take your own revenge, beloved, but leave room for the wrath of God, for it is written, "VENGEANCE IS MINE, I WILL REPAY," says the Lord .
also greet the church that is in their house. Greet Epaenetus, my beloved, who is the first convert to Christ from Asia.
Greet Ampliatus, my beloved in the Lord .
Greet Urbanus, our fellow worker in Christ, and Stachys my beloved.
Greet Tryphaena and Tryphosa, workers in the Lord . Greet Persis the beloved, who has worked hard in the Lord .