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Romans 1:1-15 CSB/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 Paul, a slave of Christ Jesus, called as an apostle and singled out for God's good news- 1 Paul, a servant of Christ Jesus, called to be an apostle and set apart for the gospel of God--
2 which He promised long ago through His prophets in the Holy Scriptures- 2 the gospel he promised beforehand through his prophets in the Holy Scriptures
3 concerning His Son, Jesus Christ our Lord, who was a descendant of David according to the flesh 3 regarding his Son, who as to his human nature was a descendant of David,
4 and was established as the powerful Son of God by the resurrection from the dead according to the Spirit of holiness. 4 and who through the Spirit of holiness was declared with power to be the Son of God by his resurrection from the dead: Jesus Christ our Lord.
5 We have received grace and apostleship through Him to bring about the obedience of faith among all the nations, on behalf of His name, 5 Through him and for his name's sake, we received grace and apostleship to call people from among all the Gentiles to the obedience that comes from faith.
6 including yourselves who are also Jesus Christ's by calling: 6 And you also are among those who are called to belong to Jesus Christ.
7 To all who are in Rome, loved by God, called as saints. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. 7 To all in Rome who are loved by God and called to be saints: Grace and peace to you from God our Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ.
8 First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for all of you because the news of your faith is being reported in all the world. 8 First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for all of you, because your faith is being reported all over the world.
9 For God, whom I serve with my spirit in [telling] the good news about His Son, is my witness that I constantly mention you, 9 God, whom I serve with my whole heart in preaching the gospel of his Son, is my witness how constantly I remember you
10 always asking in my prayers that if it is somehow in God's will, I may now at last succeed in coming to you. 10 in my prayers at all times; and I pray that now at last by God's will the way may be opened for me to come to you.
11 For I want very much to see you, that I may impart to you some spiritual gift to strengthen you, 11 I long to see you so that I may impart to you some spiritual gift to make you strong--
12 that is, to be mutually encouraged by each other's faith, both yours and mine. 12 that is, that you and I may be mutually encouraged by each other's faith.
13 Now I want you to know, brothers, that I often planned to come to you (but was prevented until now) in order that I might have a fruitful ministry among you, just as among the rest of the Gentiles. 13 I do not want you to be unaware, brothers, that I planned many times to come to you (but have been prevented from doing so until now) in order that I might have a harvest among you, just as I have had among the other Gentiles.
14 I am obligated both to Greeks and barbarians, both to the wise and the foolish. 14 I am obligated both to Greeks and non-Greeks, both to the wise and the foolish.
15 So I am eager to preach the good news to you also who are in Rome. 15 That is why I am so eager to preach the gospel also to you who are at Rome.