God forbid: yea, let God be true, but every man a liar; as it is written, That thou mightest be justified … Not at all. So, as much as is in me, to you also that are at Rome, I am ready to preach the gospel. Dead to Sin, Alive in Christ. Romans 3:1-2. But now, apart from law, the righteousness of God has been disclosed, and is attested by the law and the prophets, 22. Home >> Bible Studies >> Romans Studies >> Romans 3:1-20 These small group studies of Romans contain outlines, cross-references, Bible study discussion questions, and applications. Hormes, Patrobas, Hermas is the order of the best authorities. 3 What advantage, then, is there in being a Jew, or what value is there in circumcision? Do we have any advantage? 3 Or don’t you know that all of us who were baptized(D) into Christ Jesus were baptized into his death? or what profit is there of circumcision? (O) 10 As it is written: “There is no one righteous, not even one;11     there is no one who understands;    there is no one who seeks God.12 All have turned away,    they have together become worthless;there is no one who does good,    not even one.”[b](P)13 “Their throats are open graves;    their tongues practice deceit.”[c](Q)“The poison of vipers is on their lips.”[d](R)14     “Their mouths are full of cursing and bitterness.”[e](S)15 “Their feet are swift to shed blood;16     ruin and misery mark their ways,17 and the way of peace they do not know.”[f](T)18     “There is no fear of God before their eyes.”[g](U), 19 Now we know that whatever the law says,(V) it says to those who are under the law,(W) so that every mouth may be silenced(X) and the whole world held accountable to God. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. ... 14 “Their mouths are full of cursing and bitterness. Romans 14:13 Chapter Parallel Compare 13 Therefore let us not judge one another anymore, but rather determine this -not to put an obstacle or a stumbling block in a brother's way. 4 We were therefore buried with him through baptism into death(E) in order that, just as Christ was raised from the dead(F) through the glory of the Father, we too may live a new life. Romans 3:1-4 New International Version (NIV) God’s Faithfulness. The authorities that exist have been established by God.2 Consequently, whoever rebels against the authority is rebelling against what God has instituted,and those who do so will bring judgment on themselves.3 For rulers hold no terror for those who do right, but for those who do wrong. (I am using a human argument. First of all, they have been entrusted with the very words of God. (B) 2 By no means! Visit our library of inductive Bible studies for more in depth inductive studies on this and other books of the Bible you can use in your small group. He did this to demonstrate his righteousness, because in his forbearance he had left … New International Version (NIV), “So that you may be proved right when you speak. Not at all! Due to Adam's single transgression all mankind was placed under condemnation, and death, which became the just reward for all - Adam's sin caused the fall of humanity and sin and death was imputed to mankind. Such a man's praise does not come from men, but from God. 14 “Their mouths are full of cursing and bitterness.”[ e] ( S) 15 “Their feet are swift to shed blood; 16 ruin and misery mark their ways, 17 and the way of peace they do not know.”[ f] ( T) 18 “There is no fear of God before their eyes.”[ g] ( U) Read full chapter. shall their unbelief make the faith of God without effect? 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Romans 3:2 Much in every way. 11 In the same way, count yourselves dead to sin(S) but alive to God in Christ Jesus. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. 14 We know that the law is spiritual; but I am unspiritual, sold as a slave to sin. 2 Much in every way! First of all, the Jews have been entrusted with the very words of God. If that were so, how could God judge the world? ( X) and the whole world held accountable to God. 4 Anyone who speaks in a tongue edifies themselves, but the one who prophesies edifies the church. We are to believe God’s truth if nobody else believes it. (A) First of all, the Jews have been entrusted with the very words of God.(B). God’s Faithfulness. 15 I do not understand what I do. 6 What shall we say, then? 14 But put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make not provision for the flesh, to fulfil the lusts thereof. For “no human being will be justified in his sight” by deeds prescribed by the law, for through the law comes the knowledge of sin. He believes God’s word, and he thinks … Romans 12:2 Chapter Parallel Compare 2 And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God. “There is no one righteous, not even one; ver 19, 23; 1Ki 8:46; 2Ch 6:36; Ps 106:6; Ro 5:12; 11:32; Gal 3:22, Jn 1:14, 16, 17; Ro 4:16; 5:21; 6:14; 11:5; 2Co 12:9; Eph 2:8; 4:7; Tit 2:11; Heb 4:16, Ps 130:7; 1Co 1:30; Gal 4:5; Eph 1:7, 14; Col 1:14; Heb 9:12, Ex 25:17; Lev 16:10; Ps 65:3; Heb 2:17; 9:28; 1Jn 4:10, Ac 20:28; Ro 5:9; Eph 1:7; Heb 9:12, 14; 13:12; 1Pe 1:19; Rev 1:5, ver 20, 21; Ac 13:39; Gal 2:16; 3:11; Eph 2:9; Jas 2:20, 24, 26, Ac 10:34, 35; Ro 9:24; 10:12; 15:9; Gal 3:28, NIV, Story of Jesus: Experience the Life of Jesus as One Seamless Story, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Luke, Comfort Print, NIV, Biblical Theology Study Bible, Comfort Print: Follow God’s Redemptive Plan as It Unfolds throughout Scripture, NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Personal Size, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Acts, Comfort Print. 13 Do not offer any part of yourself to sin as an instrument of wickedness,(U) but rather offer yourselves to God as those who have been brought from death to life; and offer every part of yourself to him as an instrument of righteousness. (G), 5 For if we have been united with him in a death like his, we will certainly also be united with him in a resurrection like his. Learn More About King James Version Explore Romans 13 by Verse 2Much every way: chiefly, because that unto them were committed the oracles of God. Such a man's praise does not come from men, but from God. Rather, we uphold the law. ( Y) 20 Therefore no one will be declared righteous in God’s sight by the works of the law; ( Z) rather, through the law we become conscious of our sin. For what I want to do I do not do, but what I hate I do. Is he not the God of Gentiles too? 13 Let everyone be subject to the governing authorities,p for there is no authority except that which God has established.q The authorities that exist have been established by God. 1 What advantage then hath the Jew? 2 Much every way: chiefly, because that unto them were committed the oracles of God. Romans 14:3 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Romans 14:3, NIV: "The one who eats everything must not treat with contempt the one who does not, and the one who does not eat everything must not judge the one who does, for God has accepted them." God speaks the truth, and cannot lie. For qthere is no authority except from God, and those that exist have been instituted by God. "Where Christ was not named." (A) Shall we go on sinning so that grace may increase? 28 For we maintain that a person is justified by faith apart from the works of the law. 2 Consequently, whoever rebels against the authority is rebelling against what God has instituted,r and those who do so will bring judgment on themselves. 8 Now if we died with Christ, we believe that we will also live with him. Let God be true, and every human being a liar. The last named person can scarcely be the author of the Shepherd of Hermas, since that work was probably not written before the middle of the second century. 18 For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men, who hold the truth in unrighteousness; Romans 1:18 It is a call to do what leads to peace and mutual edification within the body of Christ. Because of his Greek name and his style of writing, some have claimed that Luke was not a Jew. Are we any better? Romans 3:9 What then? Adam was the federal head of the whole human race, and death prevailed because of his one sin. (H) 6 For we know that our old self(I) was crucified with him(J) so that the body ruled by sin(K) might be done away with,[a] that we should no longer be slaves to sin(L)— 7 because anyone who has died has been set free from sin.(M). All rights reserved worldwide. Verses 14, 15. Romans 3:9 What then? 17 As it is, it is no longer I myself who do it, but it is sin living in me. (AQ) 29 Or is God the God of Jews only? 1 Corinthians 14:3-5 New International Version (NIV) 3 But the one who prophesies speaks to people for their strengthening, encouraging and comfort. Not at all! Paul extends the meaning of oracles here in two ways—in content and audience:. 2 Much in every way! (AS) 31 Do we, then, nullify the law by this faith? (V) 14 For sin shall no longer be your master,(W) because you are not under the law,(X) but under grace.(Y). (3) Could not, of course, be happy. As two statesmen of equal desert, and equally in favour, take higher and lower positions on account of their different capacities, so those who receive equally the King's commendation, "Well done, good and faithful servant," shall yet differ, as one star differeth from another, in glory. No, because of the law that requires faith. 3 For rulers hold no terror for those who do right, but for those who do wrong. (P) 10 The death he died, he died to sin(Q) once for all;(R) but the life he lives, he lives to God. The content of the message includes the entire Law. 3 Or don’t you know that all of us who were baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into his death? Let God be true, and every human being a liar. Romans 16:14. II. Not at all. Romans Chapter 3 1What advantage then hath the Jew? For we have already made the charge that Jews and Gentiles alike are all under the power of sin. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. or what profit [is there] of circumcision? We are those who have died to sin;(C) how can we live in it any longer? (2) Could not, therefore, believe in Christ. Romans 3:2 Much in every way. Then what advantage has the Jew? Romans 3:1-31. The numerous group here referred to was probably intimately associated, and less known to the Apostle. Will their unfaithfulness nullify God’s faithfulness? Romans 2; Romans 3:1-8; 1 Samuel 10:17-27; 1 Samuel 11; Psalm 56 Bible / Bible ... “No one will be put to death today, for this day the LORD has rescued Israel.” 14 Then Samuel said to the people, “Come, let us go to Gilgal and there renew the kingship. Hence they derived no spiritual benefit from His mediation; they had no hope of being with Him for ever. Much in every way. God cannot change; his word, like himself, is immutable. (C) Will their unfaithfulness nullify God’s faithfulness? 13 Let everyone be subject to the governing authorities,for there is no authority except that which God has established. 21. The law that requires works? 3 What advantage, then, is there in being a Jew, or what value is there in circumcision? Romans 2:29 No, a man is a Jew because he is one inwardly, and circumcision is a matter of the heart, by the Spirit, not by the written code. 2 Much in every way! The general consensus of opinion is nothing to a Christian. We are still in the second section of Romans that runs from 1:18-3:20; the common reading of this passage is to say that all human beings are sinful, and they certainly are! Such a people — (1) Were, of course, ignorant of Christ, of His character, relations, salvation. - Both to Greeks and Barbarians, both to wise and unwise, I am debtor. 3For what if some did not believe? (AC) 22 This righteousness(AD) is given through faith(AE) in[h] Jesus Christ(AF) to all who believe. 14 But put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make not provision for the flesh, to fulfil the lusts thereof. Read the Scripture: Romans 3:1-20 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. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. 4 Not at all! )(I) 6 Certainly not! 3 What if some were unfaithful? (Y) 20 Therefore no one will be declared righteous in God’s sight by the works of the law;(Z) rather, through the law we become conscious of our sin.(AA). 13 Let every person pbe subject to the governing authorities. (D) 4 Not at all! it says to those who are under the law, ( W) so that every mouth may be silenced. shall their unbelief make the faith of God without effect? 6 What shall we say, then? 1. (AG) There is no difference between Jew and Gentile,(AH) 23 for all have sinned(AI) and fall short of the glory of God, 24 and all are justified(AJ) freely by his grace(AK) through the redemption(AL) that came by Christ Jesus. First of all, they have been entrusted with the very words of God. 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. Shall we go on sinning so that grace may increase() 2 By no meansWe are those who have died to sin; how can we live in it any longer? Are we any better? First of all, the Jews have been entrusted with the very words of God. Let God be true, and every human being a liar. 5 But if our unrighteousness brings out God’s righteousness more clearly,(H) what shall we say? As it is written: “So that you may be proved … Let God be true,(E) and every human being a liar. 12 Therefore do not let sin reign(T) in your mortal body so that you obey its evil desires. (J) 7 Someone might argue, “If my falsehood enhances God’s truthfulness and so increases his glory,(K) why am I still condemned as a sinner?”(L) 8 Why not say—as some slanderously claim that we say—“Let us do evil that good may result”? 3 What if some were unfaithful? (M) Their condemnation is just! (N) Not at all! Because of what law? (N) 9 For we know that since Christ was raised from the dead,(O) he cannot die again; death no longer has mastery over him. All rights reserved worldwide. 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