Romans 8:15-17 NIV

15 For you did not receive a spirit1 that makes you a slave again to fear,2 but you received the Spirit of sonship.a And by him we cry, ""Abba,"b Father."3

References for Romans 8:15

    • g 8:15 - Or "adoption"
    • h 8:15 - Aramaic for "Father"
      16 The Spirit himself testifies with our spirit4 that we are God's children.5

      References for Romans 8:16

      17 Now if we are children, then we are heirs6--heirs of God and co-heirs with Christ, if indeed we share in his sufferings7 in order that we may also share in his glory.8

      References for Romans 8:17