1 Paul, a servant of Christ Jesus, called to be an apostle and set apart for the gospel of God—
2 the gospel he promised beforehand through his prophets in the Holy Scriptures
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3 regarding his Son, who as to his earthly lifea was a descendant of David,
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    • a 1:3 - Or "who according to the flesh"
      4 and who through the Spirit of holiness was appointed the Son of God in powerb by his resurrection from the dead: Jesus Christ our Lord.
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        • b 1:4 - Or "was declared with power to be the Son of God"
          5 Through him we received grace and apostleship to call all the Gentiles to the obedience that comes fromc faith for his name’s sake.
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          6 And you also are among those Gentiles who are called to belong to Jesus Christ.
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          7 To all in Rome who are loved by God and called to be his holy people: Grace and peace to you from God our Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ.