Parallel Bible results for Romans 4:1-9

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Romans 4:1-9

NIV 1 What then shall we say that Abraham, our forefather, discovered in this matter? NIV 1 What then shall we say that Abraham, our forefather, discovered in this matter? NIV 2 If, in fact, Abraham was justified by works, he had something to boast about--but not before God. NIV 2 If, in fact, Abraham was justified by works, he had something to boast about--but not before God. NIV 3 What does the Scripture say? "Abraham believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness." NIV 3 What does the Scripture say? "Abraham believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness." NIV 4 Now when a man works, his wages are not credited to him as a gift, but as an obligation. NIV 4 Now when a man works, his wages are not credited to him as a gift, but as an obligation. NIV 5 However, to the man who does not work but trusts God who justifies the wicked, his faith is credited as righteousness. NIV 5 However, to the man who does not work but trusts God who justifies the wicked, his faith is credited as righteousness. NIV 6 David says the same thing when he speaks of the blessedness of the man to whom God credits righteousness apart from works: NIV 6 David says the same thing when he speaks of the blessedness of the man to whom God credits righteousness apart from works: NIV 7 "Blessed are they whose transgressions are forgiven, whose sins are covered. NIV 7 "Blessed are they whose transgressions are forgiven, whose sins are covered. NIV 8 Blessed is the man whose sin the Lord will never count against him." NIV 8 Blessed is the man whose sin the Lord will never count against him." NIV 9 Is this blessedness only for the circumcised, or also for the uncircumcised? We have been saying that Abraham's faith was credited to him as righteousness. NIV 9 Is this blessedness only for the circumcised, or also for the uncircumcised? We have been saying that Abraham's faith was credited to him as righteousness.