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Romans 9:8 NIV

8 In other words, it is not the children by physical descent who are God’s children, but it is the children of the promise who are regarded as Abraham’s offspring.

References for Romans 9:8

Study tools for Romans 9:8

  • a 9:5 - Or "Messiah, who is over all. God be forever praised!" Or "Messiah. God who is over all be forever praised!"
  • b 9:7 - Gen. 21:12
  • c 9:9 - Gen. 18:10,14
  • d 9:12 - Gen. 25:23
  • e 9:13 - Mal. 1:2,3
  • f 9:15 - Exodus 33:19
  • g 9:17 - Exodus 9:16
  • h 9:20 - Isaiah 29:16; 45:9
  • i 9:25 - Hosea 2:23
  • j 9:26 - Hosea 1:10
  • k 9:28 - Isaiah 10:22,23 (see Septuagint)
  • l 9:29 - Isaiah 1:9
  • m 9:33 - Isaiah 8:14; 28:16