Romans 3:21

Righteousness Through Faith

21 But now apart from the law the righteousness of God has been made known, to which the Law and the Prophets testify.

Romans 3:21 in Other Translations

KJV
21 But now the righteousness of God without the law is manifested, being witnessed by the law and the prophets;
ESV
21 But now the righteousness of God has been manifested apart from the law, although the Law and the Prophets bear witness to it--
NLT
21 But now God has shown us a way to be made right with him without keeping the requirements of the law, as was promised in the writings of Moses and the prophets long ago.
MSG
21 But in our time something new has been added. What Moses and the prophets witnessed to all those years has happened.
CSB
21 But now, apart from the law, God's righteousness has been revealed-attested by the Law and the Prophets

Romans 3:21 In-Context

19 Now we know that whatever the law says, it says to those who are under the law, so that every mouth may be silenced and the whole world held accountable to God.
20 Therefore no one will be declared righteous in God’s sight by the works of the law; rather, through the law we become conscious of our sin.
21 But now apart from the law the righteousness of God has been made known, to which the Law and the Prophets testify.
22 This righteousness is given through faith in Jesus Christ to all who believe. There is no difference between Jew and Gentile,
23 for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God,

Cross References 2

  • 1. Isaiah 46:13; Jeremiah 23:6; Romans 1:17; Romans 9:30
  • 2. Acts 10:43; Romans 1:2
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