3concerning His Son, who was born1of a adescendant of David2according to the flesh,
who was declared3the Son of God with powerbby the resurrection from the dead, according to the cSpirit of holiness, JesusChrist our Lord,
5throughwhom we have receivedgrace and 4apostleshipdto bringabout the 5obedience of faithamong6all the Gentiles for His name'ssake,
6amongwhom you also are the 7called of JesusChrist;
to all who are 8beloved of God in Rome, called as e9saints: 10Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the LordJesusChrist.
8First, 11I thank my GodthroughJesusChristffor you all, because12your faith is being proclaimedthroughout the wholeworld.
For 13God, whom I 14serve in my spirit in the preaching of the gospel of His Son, is my witness as to howunceasingly15I makemention of you,
10always in my prayersmakingrequest, ifperhapsnow at last by 16the will of God I may succeed in coming to you.
For 17I long to see you so that I may impartsomespiritualgift to you, that you may be gestablished;
that is, that I may be encouragedtogether with you while among you, each of us by the other'sfaith, bothyours and mine.
1318I do not want you to be unaware, 19brethren, that often I 20have planned to come to you (and have been preventedsofar ) so that I may obtainsome21fruitamong you also, even as among the rest of the Gentiles.