Again I ask: Did they stumble so as to fall beyond recovery? Not at all!1 Rather, because of their transgression, salvation has come to the Gentiles2 to make Israel envious.3
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But if their transgression means riches for the world, and their loss means riches for the Gentiles,4 how much greater riches will their fullness bring!
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I am talking to you Gentiles. Inasmuch as I am the apostle to the Gentiles,5 I make much of my ministry
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in the hope that I may somehow arouse my own people to envy6 and save7 some of them.
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For if their rejection is the reconciliation8 of the world, what will their acceptance be but life from the dead?9
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If the part of the dough offered as firstfruits10 is holy, then the whole batch is holy; if the root is holy, so are the branches.
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If some of the branches have been broken off,11 and you, though a wild olive shoot, have been grafted in among the others12 and now share in the nourishing sap from the olive root,
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do not boast over those branches. If you do, consider this: You do not support the root, but the root supports you.13
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You will say then, "Branches were broken off so that I could be grafted in."
Granted. But they were broken off because of unbelief, and you stand by faith.14 Do not be arrogant,15 but be afraid.16
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For if God did not spare the natural branches, he will not spare you either.