The former was translated and published in France in 1841, and the latter republished in England in 1838. Prosperous journey—He journeyed to Rome at last, but by what few would call a prosperous trip. In his epistle to the Romans, Paul said he was “called to be an apostle” - Ro 1:1 a. These were kept according to the election of grace. The Church is made up of Gentiles and Jews, and in the first century there was a good deal of tension about how this was to work—the Jerusalem Council in Acts 15 being one sample of the tension. 9:1; Heb. He regarded himself as called to both his master’s side and to the promulgation of the good news—news inextricably bound up with the death, resurrection, and exaltation of his Lord and God’s richest blessing upon sinful, erring human beings. As he sat, he heard children playing a game and they called out to each other these words: “Take up and read! * [1:10–12] Paul lays the groundwork for his more detailed statement in Rom 15:22–24 about his projected visit to Rome. Romans 10:1-21 Israel's Unbelief. ὡς τῷ κλεομενεϊ εὐωδώθη τὸ ἐς τὸν δημάρητον πρῆγμα. Romans 10:1-10. I.e., he was summoned to be an apostle, one sent by Jesus for a special purpose b. This is a proper model of a prayer; and is in accordance with the direction of the Bible; see James 4:14-15. Commentary on Romans 13:8-10 (Read Romans 13:8-10) Christians must avoid useless expense, and be careful not to contract any debts they have not the power to discharge. More literally, the good will of my heart. Romans 1:12. 5 Outlines . Yet the journey might in this way have a more deep effect on the Romans, than if he had gone in any other way. Now at length - He had purposed it a long time, but had been hindered. See on 3 John 1:2. Romans 8:1-10 New International Version (NIV) Life Through the Spirit. He knew his life of sin and rebellion against God left him empty and feeling dead; but he just couldn’t find the strength to make a final, real decision for Jesus Christ. WHAT ABOUT ISRAEL?. 1:1 called to be an apostle, # See Acts 13:2 set apart for the gospel of God, 2 which # Titus 1:2 he promised beforehand # ch. a. His prayers for them were twofold: for their spiritual prosperity, and for divine permission to visit them. If the Christian is not to seek personal vengeance, it does not take away the government’s authority to punish wrongdoers. 1 Being therefore justified (Greek: dikaiothentes—from dikaioo) by faith, we have peace (Greek: eirenen) with God through our Lord Jesus Christ; 2 through whom we also have our access (Greek: prosagogen) by faith into this grace in which we stand. Romans 9-11 emphasizes again and again the mercy of God and the rebellion of fallen mankind. BIBLE STUDY COMMENTARY ON ROMANS - CHAPTER 10 PREVIOUS CHAPTER - NEXT CHAPTER - HELP - FB - TWITTER - GR VIDEOS - GR FORUMS - GR YOUTUBE . 5:4]; See 2 Cor. Paul was not writing to an individual but to the community of Chris­tians in Rome, and his constant concern is their life together—with a special emphasis on their work. God is faithful, humans are faithless. Sometimes the thanksgiving is blended into the body of the letter, especially in 1 Thessalonians. Romans 1:10. An abridged edition appeared in 1836. Romans 1:11. We have all met stubborn people like the little boy who insisted on standing up in the car. Romans 1:10, ESV : "always in my prayers, asking that somehow by God’s will I may now at last succeed in coming to you." Commentary on Romans 11:1-10 (Read Romans 11:1-10) There was a chosen remnant of believing Jews, who had righteousness and life by faith in Jesus Christ. PRAYER FOR ISRAEL – Vs. 1 – For their salvation. Let every soul be subject to the governing authorities. I might have a prosperous journey by the will of God, to come unto you; see James 4:13. In so mysterious a manner does God often hear the prayers of his people; and though their prayers are answered, yet it is in his own time and way; see the last chapters of the Acts . Undoubtedly, he could think of n… In Romans it is stated briefly. Making request, if by any means now at length. 8 Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus, 2 because through Christ Jesus the law of the Spirit who gives life has set you [] free from the law of sin and death. 2 For I bear them witness a that they have a zeal for God, but not according to knowledge. b. Romans 10:1-4. Take up and read!”b. a. Mark Dunagan Commentary on the Bible. If by any means - This shows the earnest desire which he had to see them, and implies that be had designed it, and had been hindered; see Romans 1:13. "Heart"s desire"-"the longing of my heart" (Mon); "my heart"s good will goes out for them" (Wms). The prayer of Paul that be might see the Romans was granted, but in a remarkable way. 1 Paul, # [Gal. always in my prayers making request, if perhaps now at last by the will of God I may succeed in coming to you. Let’s mute those voices for a few minutes. As it is not probable that we from the heart study his benefit, whom we are not ready to assist by our labors, he now adds, after having said that he was anxious for their welfare, that he showed by another proof his love to them, as before God, even by requesting that he might be able to advance their interest. 451101 > ROMANS 11:1-36 IN this chapter the Apostle first denies that the whole of the nation of Israel was indiscriminately rejected, for, as he had already intimated, there was to be a remnant saved, and of that remnant he holds himself forth as a noted example.He then brings again into view the sovereignty of God, in reserving this ‘remnant according to the election of grace.’ through Romans 16:27, then several appendices on subjects relating to Romans. Coffman Commentaries on the Bible. ‘Praying continually, that, if it be the will of God, I may be prospered to come unto you.'. Yet all such prayers are not answered according to the letter of the petition. In the present case, as Paul had neither commenced his journey, nor formed any immediate purpose to undertake it, see Romans 15:25-29, his prayer was not that his journey might be prosperous, but that he might be permitted to undertake it; that his circumstances should be so favorably ordered that he might be able to execute his long cherished purpose of visiting Rome. Knowing, however, that all things are ordered of God, and feeling that his own wishes should be subordinated to the Divine will, he adds, by the will of God; which is equivalent to, If it be the will of God. Paul begins Romans 14 by speaking of the “weak in faith” and in 15:1 he urges “we who are strong” to “put up with the failings of the weak.” Arland Hultgren is probably right to conclude that Paul does not use “strong” and “weak” to define particular groups of people in Rome. If then this election was of grace, it could not be of works, either performed or foreseen. Прося..., чтобы (прося о том, не откроется ли...). No entry exists in Forerunner Commentary for Romans 1:10. Paul’s letter to the *Romans. He was persecuted by the Jews, and arraigned before King Agrippa. For there is no authority except from God, and the authorities that exist are appointed by God. In the summer of 386, a young man wept in the backyard of a friend. Bible commentary on the Book of Romans, chapter 13, by Dr. Bob Utley, retired professor of hermeneutics. Purpose of Writing: As with all Paul’s epistles to the churches, his purpose in writing was to proclaim the glory of the Lord Jesus Christ by teaching … Hilda Bright and Keith Simons. Paul here in Romans likewise is talking about a true remnant of Jews, true believers, followers of the Christian faith (or completed Jews since the Messiah was their Messiah). Commentary on Romans Rosscup : This is a much-respected 746-pp. If then this election was of grace, it could not be of works, either performed or foreseen. Another indication that the Church in Rome had existed for some time … It is right to regard all success in traveling as depending on God, and to pray for success and safety from danger. Every soul: This c… 2 And embarking in a ship of Adramyttium , which was about to sail to the ports along the coast of Asia , we put to sea , accompanied by d Aristarchus , a Macedonian from Thessalonica . At this point in Romans, it is customary for commentators to interrupt their exegesis and build a wall of separation between this chapter and the fifth, Moule, for example, expending some 200 lines of text for that purpose. 1:1; [1 Cor. Making request, if by any means now at length I might have a prosperous journey by the will of God to come unto you. (Acts 28. Rev., I may be prospered. 4-10 – Faith brings salvation . Romans 16:22 indicates that Paul used a man named Tertius to transcribe his words. To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use the convenient, Baker Evangelical Dictionary of Biblical Theology, Hastings' Dictionary of the New Testament, International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Making request, if by any means now at length, I might have a prosperous journey by the will of God, to come unto you, Making request, if by any means now at length I may have a prosperous journey by the will of God, to come to you. WE HAVE PEACE WITH GOD. The apostle Paul was unreservedly committed to Christ and to the ministry of the gospel. brings out the etymological force of the word. This commentary has been through Advanced Checking.. Date of Writing: The Book of Romans was likely written A.D. 56-58. Instead, Paul is … Continue reading "Commentary on Romans 14:1-12" Romans 1 Paul Sails for Rome 27 And when it was decided a that b we should sail for Italy , they delivered Paul and some other prisoners to a centurion of the Augustan c Cohort named Julius . via recta incedere, expeditum iter habere, without ceasing I make mention of you, always in my prayers making request, if by any means, might be prospered, might have the way smoothed, in my prayers making request, if by any means now at length, Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers. Words in boxes are from the Bible. Romans 1:10. That you may, therefore, perceive the full meaning, read the words as though the word also were inserted, requesting also, if by any means, etc. 2-3 – Zeal without knowledge. He appealed to the Roman emperor, and was taken there in chains as a prisoner. STUBBORN ISRAEL. The A.V. His “Commentary on Romans” was first published in 1835. Romans 1:10 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Romans 1:10, NIV : "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." PROMISE FOR ISRAEL – Vss. An EasyEnglish Bible Version and Commentary (2800 word vocabulary) on the Book of Romans. 10.Request—His prayers for them were twofold: for their spiritual prosperity, and for divine permission to visit them. By the will of God - If God shall grant it; if God will by his mercy grant me the great favor of my coming to you. Romans 1:9 : Romans 1:11 >> The Berean: Daily Verse and Comment Sign up for the Berean: Daily Verse and Comment, and have Biblical truth delivered to your inbox. For many of us, Romans 6 is scripture we have turned to as we have developed a theology of baptism, debated the merits of immersion versus sprinkling based on the imagery of burial and resurrection, and to whom it should be applied. Though hampered by lack of any outline to relate things, the work has much gold if one has time and is willing to read voluminously to dig out the many nuggets. 1:10] a servant # 1:1 For the contextual rendering of the Greek word doulos, see Preface of Christ Jesus, # 1 Cor. In short, his self-construal was—and always will be—since the Damascus road anyway, one who was a free and willing slaveof the Lord Jesus Christ. For I long to see you. These were kept according to the election of grace. In the passive voice, it is, to be prospered, successful, favored. He doubtless cherished this purpose for years. ποτέ, now at last, as though he had long looked forward with desire to what there was now a prospect of his seeing accomplished. The Epistle To The Romans 3 Called To Be Saints Romans 1:7 INTRODUCTION 1. Biblical Commentary (Bible study) Romans 5:1-11 EXEGESIS: ROMANS 5:1-2. Romans 1:10 always in my prayers making request, if perhaps now at last by the will of God I may succeed in coming to you. Author: Romans 1:1 identifies the author of the Book of Romans as the apostle Paul. It is this It is not so much a lack of the availability of true knowledge as it is a lackadaisical, careless, "it really does not matter all that much," "any way is as good as any other," "sin is not really all that bad" approach.It at first might seem to be a gentle form of stubbornness, but the real problem here is two major spiritual sins: pride and covetousness. work (668 pp. ROMANS 10. —He journeyed to Rome at last, but by what few would call a prosperous trip. ), John Gill's Exposition of the Whole Bible, Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible, Robertson's Word Pictures in the New Testament, Frédéric Louis Godet - Commentary on Selected Books, Greek Testament Critical Exegetical Commentary, Heinrich Meyer's Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament, Johann Albrecht Bengel's Gnomon of the New Testament, Matthew Poole's English Annotations on the Holy Bible, Alexander MacLaren's Expositions of Holy Scripture, Justin Edwards' Family Bible New Testament, William Godbey's Commentary on the New Testament, Haldane's Exposition on the Epistle to the Romans and Hebrews, Schaff's Popular Commentary on the New Testament, Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible - Unabridged, Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, Hodge's Commentary on Romans, Ephesians and First Corintians. —Note this accumulation of particles, denoting the earnestness of his desire. 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