Romans 4:1-7 NRS

1 What then are we to say was gained by a Abraham, our ancestor according to the flesh?

References for Romans 4:1

    • n 4:1 - Other ancient authorities read [say about]
      2 For if Abraham was justified by works, he has something to boast about, but not before God.
      3 For what does the scripture say? "Abraham believed God, and it was reckoned to him as righteousness."
      4 Now to one who works, wages are not reckoned as a gift but as something due.
      5 But to one who without works trusts him who justifies the ungodly, such faith is reckoned as righteousness.
      6 So also David speaks of the blessedness of those to whom God reckons righteousness apart from works:
      7 "Blessed are those whose iniquities are forgiven, and whose sins are covered;