Parallel Bible results for Romans 3:21-26

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Romans 3:21-26

NRS 21 But now, apart from law, the righteousness of God has been disclosed, and is attested by the law and the prophets, NIV 21 But now a righteousness from God, apart from law, has been made known, to which the Law and the Prophets testify. NRS 22 the righteousness of God through faith in Jesus Christ for all who believe. For there is no distinction, NIV 22 This righteousness from God comes through faith in Jesus Christ to all who believe. There is no difference, NRS 23 since all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God; NIV 23 for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, NRS 24 they are now justified by his grace as a gift, through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus, NIV 24 and are justified freely by his grace through the redemption that came by Christ Jesus. NRS 25 whom God put forward as a sacrifice of atonement by his blood, effective through faith. He did this to show his righteousness, because in his divine forbearance he had passed over the sins previously committed; NIV 25 God presented him as a sacrifice of atonement, through faith in his blood. He did this to demonstrate his justice, because in his forbearance he had left the sins committed beforehand unpunished-- NRS 26 it was to prove at the present time that he himself is righteous and that he justifies the one who has faith in Jesus. NIV 26 he did it to demonstrate his justice at the present time, so as to be just and the one who justifies those who have faith in Jesus.