All that he is, and has, and does, is for his people. GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select an Ending Point The Old Testament “But when you glorify God as God, and are thankful for everything – when you can take up a bit of bread and a cup of cold water, and say with the poor Puritan, ‘What, all this, and Christ too?’ – then are you happy, and you make others happy. We must not forget that the wrath of God is completely righteous in character. By examining what we mind, the things of the flesh or the things of the spirit. i. Paul uses the definite article – it is not a lie, but the lie. In these words the apostle describes a fourth illustrious branch of the happiness of believers, namely, a title to the future glory. Printed from the Blue Letter Bible. In general, he here makes a challenge, throws down the gauntlet, as it were, dares all the enemies of the saints to do their worst: If God be for us, who can be against us? range of evangelical traditions, all of the ideas and principles conveyed Minor Prophets When Paul was brought before Nero all men forsook him, but then the Lord stood by him. As well, many scholars (Bruce and Barclay among them) believe that an edited version of Romans – without the personal references in Romans 16 – was distributed widely among early churches as a summary of apostolic doctrine. A variety of commentators pick the date of writing anywhere from 53 to 58 a.d. ii. More particularly. By enquiring whether we have the Spirit of God and Christ, or not (. 2020. As the reward of the saints' present sufferings; and it is a rich reward: 2. Having largely set forth the mystery of God's love to us in Christ, and the exceedingly great and precious privileges we enjoy by him, he concludes like an orator: What shall we then say to these things? -------------------- We have good assurance of our preservation and continuance in this blessed state. (3.) That which is herein chiefly designed is the honour of Jesus Christ, that he might be the, I. He perhaps thought this was a good time to write ahead to the Christians in Rome, a church he planned to visit after the trip to Jerusalem. Who exchanged the truth of God for the lie: In every rebellion and disobedience against God we exchange the truth of God for the lie of our own choosing, and set the creature before the Creator. Epictetus called his lecture room “the hospital for the sick soul.” Epicurus called his teaching “the medicine of salvation.” Seneca said that because men were so conscious of “their weakness and their inefficiency in necessary things” that all men were looking “towards salvation.” Epictetus said that men were looking for a peace “not of Caesar’s proclamation, but of God’s.” (Cited in Barclay). Against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men, who suppress the truth in unrighteousness, because what may be known of God is manifest in them, for God has shown it to them. “Talk of your brave men, your great men, O world! In modern culture, homosexual practice reflects the abandonment of giving them up to uncleanness, in the lusts of their hearts, to dishonor their bodies among themselves. Nevertheless, Paul lived in a culture that openly approved of homosexuality. of Scripture. Now this description of the character of those to whom belongs this first privilege of freedom from condemnation is to be applied to all the other privileges that follow. “Some think he alludes to the name of Pharisee, which is from separating: when he was a Pharisee, he was separated to the law of God; and now, being a Christian, he was separated to the gospel of God.” (Poole), d. The gospel of God: Other New Testament letters focus more on the church and its challenges and problems; Romans focuses more on God. The Gospels It is essential to understand exactly what the righteousness of God revealed by the gospel is. By looking to our minds. In our concern to understand what the apostle is saying about righteousness, justification, and the like we ought not to overlook his tremendous concentration on God.” (Morris). The New Testament This great truth, thus laid down, he illustrates in the following verses; and shows how we come by this great privilege, and how we may answer this character. That Jesus Christ, the purchaser, might not labour in vain, nor spend his strength and life for nought and in vain, there is a remnant given him, a seed that he shall see, so that the good pleasure of the Lord shall prosper in his hands. The help of the Spirit in prayer. "Sermon Notes for Romans 1:16." ... Commentary on Paul's Letter to Romans (Cincinnati, Ohio: Christian Board of Publication, 1914), p. 291. This grace and peace is not the kind wish of a man; they are gifts, coming from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select an Ending Point But the spirit, the precious soul, that is life; it is now spiritually alive, nay, it is life. No topic is treated with anything like the frequency of God. Almost the first words out of his mouth when he was saved were, “Lord, what do you want me to do?” (Acts 9:6). All that God hath from eternity foreknown with favour he hath predestinated to this conformity. A verification email has been sent to the address you provided. Carnal pleasure, worldly profit and honour, the things of sense and time, are the things of the flesh, which unregenerate people mind. Likewise also the men, leaving the natural use of the woman, burned in their lust for one another, men with men committing what is shameful, and receiving in themselves the penalty of their error which was due. Because of all this, Romans is different than many of the other letters Paul wrote churches. iii. -------------------- Romans 15 – Living to Bless Your Brother A. General Epistles Historical Books For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ, for it is the power of God to salvation for everyone who believes, for the Jew first and also for the Greek. Professing to be wise, they became fools, and changed the glory of the incorruptible God into an image made like corruptible man; and birds and four-footed animals and creeping things. Every truth revealed to man by God has been fought against, disregarded, and deliberately obscured. Homosexuals often seem to specialize in anonymous sex with no emotional commitment. Minor Prophets The apostle's triumph herein, in the name of all the saints (. i. As to the matter of our requests, we know not what to ask. Romans is a book about God. born of the seed of David according to the flesh, Through Him we have received grace and apostleship for obedience to the faith, from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for you all, that your faith is spoken of throughout the whole world, Without ceasing I make mention of you always in my prayers, I may find a way in the will of God to come to you, I may impart to you... that I may be encouraged, I often planned to come to you (but was hindered until now), I am a debtor both to Greeks and to barbarians, both to wise and to unwise, I am ready to preach the gospel to you who are in Rome also, For it is the power of God to salvation for everyone who believes, For in it the righteousness of God is revealed, Who suppress the truth in unrighteousness, His invisible attributes are clearly seen, Although they knew God, they did not glorify Him as God, Who exchanged the truth of God for the lie, For this reason God gave them up to vile passions, For even their women exchanged the natural use, them up to uncleanness, in the lusts of their hearts, to dishonor their bodies among themselves, Receiving in themselves the penalty of their error which was due, receiving in themselves the penalty of their error, David Guzik :: Génesis 14 – Abram Rescata a Lot y Conoce a Melquisedec, G1 - alpha - Strong's Greek Lexicon (KJV), David Guzik :: Hechos 9 – La Conversión de Saulo de Tarso, David Guzik :: 1 Corintios 7 – Principios Sobre el Matrimonio y la Soltería, A Summary of Each Bible Book - Study Resources, Chuck Smith :: Sermon Notes for Matthew 7:6, David Guzik :: Génesis 3 – La tentación y caída del hombre, Jehovah's Witnesses, Jesus and the Holy Trinity (Walter Martin), The Flying Scroll & Ephah (Chuck Missler), Nehemiah 8-13 (1979-82 Audio) (Chuck Smith). When our hearts are set on a thing, and we pray for it, God may grant us the blessing; but, it may be, in a way that we never looked for. He is there, not unconcerned about us, not forgetful of us, but. Johannine Writings Poetical Books h. I am ready: Spurgeon wondered if Paul didn’t use the words “I am ready” as his motto. i. C. Why man must be justified by faith: the guilt of the human race in general. 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Which He promised before through His prophets in the Holy Scriptures, concerning His Son Jesus Christ our Lord, who was born of the seed of David according to the flesh, and declared to be the Son of God with power according to the Spirit of holiness, by the resurrection from the dead. 4:1, 2. i. Ironically – in the mystery of God’s irony – when Paul did eventually get to Rome, he came as a shipwrecked prisoner. 1. As he sat, he heard children playing a game and they called out to each other these words: “Take up and read! 1 May, 2005. He performs all things for them. Through the power of God’s Word, Augustine gained the faith to give his whole life to Jesus Christ at that moment. At one time, London AIDS clinics defined a woman as promiscuous if she had more than six partners in her lifetime. General Epistles Guzik Bible Commentary © 2013 David Guzik - No distribution beyond personal use without permission - For more information and resources visit EnduringWord.com We can also be guilty of worshipping a self-made God. 1. I felt I did trust in Christ, Christ alone, for my salvation, and an assurance was given me that he had taken my sins away, even mine.” John Wesley was saved that night in London. Therefore God also gave them up: In His righteous wrath and judgment, God gives man up to the sin our evil hearts desire, allowing us to experience the self-destructive result of sin. For salvation: In the Roman world of Paul’s day, men looked for salvation. conservative Christian faith, which includes a firm belief in the inerrancy Mr. Hugh Kennedy, an eminent Christian of Ayr, in Scotland, when he was dying, called for a Bible; but, finding his sight gone, he said, "Turn me to the eighty of the Romans, and set my finger at these words, I am persuaded that neither death nor life,' etc. As the accomplishment of the saints' present hopes and expectations. When the body dies, and returns to the dust. Observe how we may answer to this character. The Blue Letter Bible ministry and the BLB Institute hold to the historical, The inability of all these things to separate us from the love of Christ. CHAPTER 16. John 3:16, Jesus faith love), The Whole Bible Paul does not say that the gospel brings power, but that it is power, and God’s power at that.” (Morris), ii. Those who either practice or approve of these things are worthy of death; they are the worthy targets of the wrath of God. i. Paul was a tireless evangelist, working all over the world because he believed he had a debt to pay, and he owed it to the whole world. Blue Letter Bible study tools make reading, searching and studying the Bible easy and rewarding. ... Smith, Chuck. The Old Testament Pauline Epistles Many of the people of God have, accordingly, found this chapter a well-spring of comfort to their souls, living and dying, and have sucked and been satisfied from these breasts of consolation, and with joy drawn water out of these wells of salvation. Greece might have its philosophy, but Rome had its power” (Wiersbe). i. For some 200 years, the men who ruled the Roman Empire openly practiced homosexuality often with young boys. The lie is essentially idolatry – which puts us in the place of God. I am a debtor both to Greeks and to barbarians, both to wise and to unwise. As the failed missionary said later: “While he was describing the change which God works in the heart through faith in Christ, I felt my heart strangely warmed. “It was the happiest day in Luther’s life when he discovered that ‘God’s Righteousness’ as used in Romans means God’s verdict of righteousness upon the believer.” (Lenski), iv. ii. GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation. The Letter to the Romans focuses more on God and His great plan of redemption. Wisdom Literature In large numbers, then, they became the victims of the imperial malevolence – and it is this persecution of Christians under Nero that traditionally forms the setting for Paul’s martyrdom.” (Bruce), ii. Major Prophets I grasped the truth that the righteousness of God is that righteousness whereby, through grace and sheer mercy, he justifies us by faith. The Gospels It does not speak of the holy righteousness of God that condemns the guilty sinner, but of the God-kind of righteousness that is given to the sinner who puts their trust in Jesus Christ. 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But then it will be complete, when the Captain of our salvation shall bring the many sons to glory. In particular, the city of Rome thought it knew all about power: “Power is the one thing that Rome boasted of the most. Wisdom Literature -------------------- Prior Section Sermon Notes for Acts 28:23, 24. Romans 9 Commentary, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary, by the leading authority in the Church of Christ, presents a verse level look at the Bible. The wrath of God is not revealed in the gospel, but in the facts of human experience. We make a mistake when we think that it is God’s mercy or kindness that allows man to continue in sin. They gave up trying to apply a workable definition to male homosexuals when it became clear that they saw almost no homosexual men who had less than six sexual partners a year. Called to be saints: “You notice that the words ‘to be’ are put in by the translators; but though they are supplied, they are not really necessary to the sense. Nevertheless, Paul didn’t bring something new, but something very old in the plan of God. As Paul endeavored to go to Rome, the Holy Spirit warned him about the peril awaiting him in Jerusalem (Acts 21:10-14). Everything Paul touches in this letter he relates to God. b. The man is as the mind is. The sure success of these intercessions: II. It is the will of God that his people should be a comforted people. A verification email has been sent to the address you provided. In Romans 1:16, Paul spoke of salvation – but what are we saved from? None can know their election but by their conformity to the image of Christ; for all that are chosen are chosen to sanctification (, 3. Prophets v. We know the Letter to the Romans was prized by the Christians in Rome; Clement of Rome’s letter in 96 a.d. shows great familiarity with Paul’s letter. Guzik Bible Commentary © 2013 David Guzik - No distribution beyond personal use without permission - For more information and resources visit EnduringWord.com This speaks of the generally self-destructive nature of sin; it often carries within itself it’s own penalty. This passage of Paul became to me a gateway into heaven.” Martin Luther was born again, and the Reformation began in his heart. i. Prophets For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus has made me free from the law of sin and death. Part of His judgment against us is allowing us to suffer the damage our sinful course leads to. Individual instructors or editors may still require the use of URLs. 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It is God’s righteousness. When Paul was whipped, and beaten, and imprisoned, and stoned, did Christ love him ever the less? 1. This isn’t a gospel Paul made up; he simply is a messenger of God’s gospel. -------------------- c. I thank my God through Jesus Christ for you all, that your faith is spoken of throughout the whole world: Paul was thankful for the good reputation of the church in Rome. You shall go to Rome, Paul; but you shall go in chains.” (Spurgeon). As he sat, he heard children playing a game and they called out to each other these words: “Take up and read! 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