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Romans 2:1-6 NIV

God’s Righteous Judgment

1 You, therefore, have no excuse, you who pass judgment on someone else, for at whatever point you judge another, you are condemning yourself, because you who pass judgment do the same things.

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2 Now we know that God’s judgment against those who do such things is based on truth.
3 So when you, a mere human being, pass judgment on them and yet do the same things, do you think you will escape God’s judgment?
4 Or do you show contempt for the riches of his kindness, forbearance and patience, not realizing that God’s kindness is intended to lead you to repentance?

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5 But because of your stubbornness and your unrepentant heart, you are storing up wrath against yourself for the day of God’s wrath, when his righteous judgment will be revealed.

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6 God “will repay each person according to what they have done.”a

References for Romans 2:6

    • g 2:6 - Psalm 62:12; Prov. 24:12

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      • a 2:6 - Psalm 62:12; Prov. 24:12
      • b 2:24 - Isaiah 52:5 (see Septuagint); Ezek. 36:20,22
      • c 2:27 - Or "who, by means of a"