Romans 1:10

10 in my prayers at all times; and I pray that now at last by God’s will the way may be opened for me to come to you.

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Romans 1:10 in Other Translations

KJV
10 Making request, if by any means now at length I might have a prosperous journey by the will of God to come unto you.
ESV
10 always in my prayers, asking that somehow by God's will I may now at last succeed in coming to you.
NLT
10 One of the things I always pray for is the opportunity, God willing, to come at last to see you.
MSG
10 in my prayers, which is practically all the time, I ask him to clear the way for me to come and see you.
CSB
10 always asking in my prayers that if it is somehow in God's will, I may now at last succeed in coming to you.

Romans 1:10 Meaning and Commentary

Romans 1:10

Making request, if by any means now at length
A principal thing, which be incessantly and importunately requested at the throne of grace, was, that he might have an opportunity of coming to them; that God in his providence would open a way for him; and that he might have a safe and comfortable journey in a very little time; all which he submits to the will of God, as a good man ought to do; and which he thus expresses,

I might have a prosperous journey by the will of God, to come unto
you;
see ( James 4:13 James 4:14 ) .

Romans 1:10 In-Context

8 First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for all of you, because your faith is being reported all over the world.
9 God, whom I serve in my spirit in preaching the gospel of his Son, is my witness how constantly I remember you
10 in my prayers at all times; and I pray that now at last by God’s will the way may be opened for me to come to you.
11 I long to see you so that I may impart to you some spiritual gift to make you strong—
12 that is, that you and I may be mutually encouraged by each other’s faith.

Cross References 3

  • 1. 1 Samuel 12:23; S Luke 18:1; S Acts 1:14; Ephesians 1:16; Philippians 1:4; Colossians 1:9; 2 Thessalonians 1:11; 2 Timothy 1:3; Philemon 4
  • 2. S Acts 18:21
  • 3. ver 13; Romans 15:32
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