Romans 8:19-23 NIV

19 The creation waits in eager expectation for the sons of God1 to be revealed.

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    • 40 8:19 - S ver 14
      20 For the creation was subjected to frustration, not by its own choice, but by the will of the one who subjected it,2 in hope

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      21 thata the creation itself will be liberated from its bondage to decay3 and brought into the glorious freedom of the children of God.4

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        • i 8:21 - ,21 Or "subjected it in hope. 21 For"
          22 We know that the whole creation has been groaning5 as in the pains of childbirth right up to the present time.

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          23 Not only so, but we ourselves, who have the firstfruits of the Spirit,6 groan7 inwardly as we wait eagerly8 for our adoption as sons, the redemption of our bodies.9

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