Romans 1:3

3 regarding his Son, who as to his earthly life[a] was a descendant of David,

Romans 1:3 in Other Translations

KJV
3 Concerning his Son Jesus Christ our Lord, which was made of the seed of David according to the flesh;
ESV
3 concerning his Son, who was descended from Davidaccording to the flesh
NLT
3 The Good News is about his Son. In his earthly life he was born into King David’s family line,
MSG
3 on God's Son. His descent from David roots him in history;
CSB
3 concerning His Son, Jesus Christ our Lord, who was a descendant of David according to the flesh

Romans 1:3 In-Context

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
3 regarding his Son, who as to his earthly life was a descendant of David,
4 and who through the Spirit of holiness was appointed the Son of God in power by his resurrection from the dead: Jesus Christ our Lord.
5 Through him we received grace and apostleship to call all the Gentiles to the obedience that comes from faith for his name’s sake.

Cross References 2

  • 1. S John 1:14; Romans 9:5
  • 2. S Matthew 1:1

Footnotes 1

  • [a]. Or "who according to the flesh"
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