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 Romans 1:18 - 3:19
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   Book of Romans
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1:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
For the R36 wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men who suppress R37 the truth in F12 unrighteousness,
 
1:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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because that R38 which is known about God is evident within F13 them; for God made it evident to them.
 
1:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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For since R39 the creation of the world His invisible attributes, His eternal power and divine nature, have been clearly seen, being R40 understood through what has been made, so that they are without excuse.
 
1:21 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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For even though they knew God, they did not honor F14 Him as God or give thanks, but they became futile R41 in their speculations, and their foolish heart was darkened.
 
1:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Professing R42 to be wise, they became fools,
 
1:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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and exchanged R43 the glory of the incorruptible God for an image in the form of corruptible man and of birds and four-footed animals and crawling F15 creatures.
 
1:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Therefore God R44 gave them over in the lusts of their hearts to impurity, so that their bodies would be dishonored R45 among them.
 
1:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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For they exchanged the truth of God for a F16 lie, R46 and worshiped and served the creature rather than the Creator, who R47 is blessed forever. F17 Amen.
 
1:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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For this reason God R48 gave them over to degrading R49 passions; for their women exchanged the natural function for that which is unnatural, F18
 
1:27 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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and in the same way also the men abandoned the natural function of the woman and burned in their desire toward one another, men R50 with men committing indecent F19 acts and receiving in their F20 own persons the due penalty of their error.
 
1:28 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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And just as they did not see fit to F21 acknowledge God any longer, God R51 gave them over to a depraved mind, to do those things which are not proper,
 
1:29 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
being filled with all unrighteousness, wickedness, greed, evil; full of envy, murder, strife, deceit, malice; they are gossips, R52
 
1:30 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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slanderers, haters R53 F22 of God, insolent, arrogant, boastful, inventors of evil, disobedient R54 to parents,
 
1:31 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
without understanding, untrustworthy, unloving, R55 unmerciful;
 
1:32 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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and although they know the ordinance of God, that those who practice such things are worthy of death, R56 they not only do the same, but also give R57 hearty approval to those who practice them.
 
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2:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Therefore you have no R58 excuse, everyone R59 F23 of you who passes judgment, for in that which you R60 judge another, you condemn yourself; for you who judge practice the same things.
 
2:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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And we know that the judgment of God rightly F24 falls upon those who practice such things.
 
2:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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But do you suppose this, O R61 man, when F25 you pass judgment on those who practice such things and do the same yourself, that you will escape the judgment of God?
 
2:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Or do you think lightly of the R62 riches of His kindness R63 and tolerance R64 and patience, R65 not knowing that the kindness of God leads you to repentance?
 
2:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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But because F26 of your stubbornness and unrepentant heart you R66 are storing up wrath for yourself in R67 the day of wrath and revelation of the righteous judgment of God,
 
2:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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who R68 WILL RENDER TO EACH PERSON ACCORDING TO HIS DEEDS:
 
2:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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to those who by perseverance R69 in doing good seek for glory R70 and honor and immortality, R71 eternal R72 life;
 
2:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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but to those who are selfishly R73 ambitious and do R74 not obey the truth, but obey unrighteousness, wrath and indignation.
 
2:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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There will be tribulation R75 and distress for F27 every soul of man who does evil, of the Jew first R76 and also of the Greek,
 
2:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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but glory R77 and honor and peace to everyone who does good, to the Jew first R78 and also to the Greek.
 
2:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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For there R79 is no partiality with God.
 
2:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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For all who have sinned without R80 F28 the Law will also perish without F28 the Law, and all who have sinned under F29 the Law will be judged by F30 the Law;
 
2:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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for it is not R81 the hearers of F31 the Law who are just F32 before God, but the doers of F31 the Law will be justified.
 
2:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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For when Gentiles who do not have the F33 Law do instinctively R82 F34 the things of the Law, these, not having the F33 Law, are a law to themselves,
 
2:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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in that they show the R83 work of the Law written in their hearts, their conscience bearing witness and their thoughts alternately accusing or else defending them,
 
2:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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on the day when, according R84 to my gospel, God R85 will judge the secrets of men through Christ Jesus.
 
2:17 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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But if you bear the name "Jew" and rely R86 upon F35 the Law and boast in God,
 
2:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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and know His will and approve R87 F36 the things that are essential, being instructed out of the Law,
 
2:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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and are confident that you yourself are a guide to the blind, a light to those who are in darkness,
 
2:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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a corrector F37 of the foolish, a teacher of the F38 immature, having in the Law the R88 embodiment of knowledge and of the truth,
 
2:21 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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you, therefore, who R89 teach another, do you not teach yourself? You who preach F39 that one shall not steal, do you steal?
 
2:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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You who say that one should not commit adultery, do you commit adultery? You who abhor idols, do you rob R90 temples?
 
2:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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You who boast R91 in F40 the Law, through your breaking the Law, do you dishonor God?
 
2:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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For "THE NAME OF GOD IS BLASPHEMED AMONG THE GENTILES BECAUSE OF YOU," just as it is written.
 
2:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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For indeed circumcision is of value if you practice R94 the F41 Law; but if you are a transgressor of F42 the Law, your R95 circumcision has become uncircumcision.
 
2:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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So R96 if the R97 uncircumcised F43 man keeps R98 the requirements of the Law, will not his uncircumcision be regarded as circumcision?
 
2:27 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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And he R99 who is physically uncircumcised, if he keeps the Law, will he not judge R100 you who though F44 having the letter of the Law and circumcision are a transgressor of F45 the Law?
 
2:28 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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For he R101 is not a Jew who is one outwardly, nor is circumcision that which is outward in the flesh.
 
2:29 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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But he R102 is a Jew who is one inwardly; and circumcision R103 is that which is of the heart, by the Spirit, R104 not by the letter; and R105 his praise is not from men, but from God.
 
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3:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Then what advantage F46 has the Jew? Or what is the benefit of circumcision?
 
3:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Great in every respect. First of all, that they R106 were entrusted with the oracles R107 of God.
 
3:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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What then? If some R108 did F47 not believe, their unbelief F48 will not nullify the faithfulness of God, will it?
 
3:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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May R109 it never be! Rather, let God be found true, though every man be found a R110 liar, as it is written, "THAT YOU MAY BE JUSTIFIED IN YOUR WORDS, AND PREVAIL WHEN YOU ARE JUDGED."
 
3:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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But if our unrighteousness demonstrates R112 F50 the righteousness of God, what R113 shall we say? The God who inflicts wrath is not unrighteous, is He? (I R114 am speaking in human terms.)
 
3:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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May R115 it never be! For otherwise, how will God R116 judge the world?
 
3:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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But if through my lie the R117 truth of God abounded to His glory, why R118 am I also still being judged as a sinner?
 
3:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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And why not say (as we are slanderously reported and as some claim that we say), "Let R119 us do evil that good may come"? Their F51 condemnation is just.
 
3:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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What then? Are R120 F52 we better than they? Not at all; for we have already charged that both Jews R121 and Greeks R122 are all R123 under sin;
 
3:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
as it is written, "THERE IS NONE RIGHTEOUS, NOT EVEN ONE;
 
3:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
THERE IS NONE WHO UNDERSTANDS, THERE IS NONE WHO SEEKS FOR GOD;
 
3:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
ALL HAVE TURNED ASIDE, TOGETHER THEY HAVE BECOME USELESS; THERE IS NONE WHO DOES GOOD, THERE IS NOT EVEN ONE."
 
3:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"THEIR THROAT IS AN OPEN GRAVE, WITH THEIR TONGUES THEY KEEP DECEIVING," "THE POISON OF ASPS IS UNDER THEIR LIPS";
 
3:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"WHOSE MOUTH IS FULL OF CURSING AND BITTERNESS";
 
3:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"THEIR FEET ARE SWIFT TO SHED BLOOD,
 
3:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
DESTRUCTION AND MISERY ARE IN THEIR PATHS,
 
3:17 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
AND THE PATH OF PEACE THEY HAVE NOT KNOWN."
 
3:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"THERE IS NO FEAR OF GOD BEFORE THEIR EYES."
 
3:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Now we know that whatever the Law R130 says, it speaks to those R131 who are under F53 the Law, so that every mouth may be closed and all R132 the world may become accountable to God;
 

FOOTNOTES:
F12 Or by
F13 Or among
F14 Lit glorify
F15 Or reptiles
F16 Lit the lie
F17 Lit unto the ages
F18 Lit against nature
F19 Lit the shameless deed
F20 Lit themselves
F21 Lit to have God in knowledge
F22 Or hateful to God
F23 Lit O man, everyone who
F24 Lit is according to truth against
F25 Lit who passes judgment
F26 Or in accordance with
F27 Lit upon
F28 Or without law
F29 Or under law
F30 Or by law
F31 Or of law
F32 Or righteous
F33 Or law
F34 Lit by nature
F35 Or upon law
F36 Or distinguish between the things which differ
F37 Or instructor
F38 Lit infants
F39 Or proclaim
F40 Or in law
F41 Or law
F42 Or of law
F43 Lit uncircumcision
F44 Lit through the letter
F45 Or of law
F46 Lit is the advantage of the Jew
F47 Or were unfaithful
F48 Or unfaithfulness
F49 Lit in Your judging
F50 Or commends
F51 Lit Whose
F52 Or Are we worse
F53 Lit in

 

CROSS REFERENCES:
R36 Romans 5:9; Ephesians 5:6; Colossians 3:6
R37 2 Thessalonians 2:6f
R38 Acts 14:17; 17:24ff
R39 Mark 10:6
R40 Job 12:7-9; Psalms 19:1-6; Jeremiah 5:21f
R41 2 Kings 17:15; Jeremiah 2:5; Ephesians 4:17f
R42 Jeremiah 10:14; 1 Corinthians 1:20
R43 Deuteronomy 4:16-18; Psalms 106:20; Jeremiah 2:11; Acts 17:29
R44 Romans 1:26,28; Ephesians 4:19
R45 Ephesians 2:3
R46 Isaiah 44:20; Jeremiah 10:14; 13:25;
R47 Romans 9:5; 2 Corinthians 11:31
R48 Romans 1:24
R49 1 Thessalonians 4:5
R50 Leviticus 18:22; 20:13; 1 Corinthians 6:9
R51 Romans 1:24
R52 2 Corinthians 12:20
R53 Psalms 5:5
R54 2 Timothy 3:2
R55 2 Timothy 3:3
R56 Romans 6:21
R57 Luke 11:48; Acts 8:1; 22:20
R58 Romans 1:20
R59 Luke 12:14; Romans 2:3;
R60 2 Samuel 12:5-7; Matthew 7:1; Luke 6:37; Romans 14:22
R61 Luke 12:14; Romans 2:1; 9:20
R62 Romans 9:23; 11:33; 2 Corinthians 8:2; Ephesians 1:7,18; 2:7; Philippians 4:19; Colossians 1:27; 2:2; Titus 3:6
R63 Romans 11:22
R64 Romans 3:25
R65 Exodus 34:6; Romans 9:22; 1 Timothy 1:16; 1 Peter 3:20; 2 Peter 3:9,15
R66 Deuteronomy 32:34f; Proverbs 1:18
R67 Psalms 110:5; 2 Corinthians 5:10; 2 Thessalonians 1:5; Jude 6
R68 Psalms 62:12; Proverbs 24:12; Matthew 16:27
R69 Luke 8:15; Hebrews 10:36
R70 Romans 2:10; Hebrews 2:7; 1 Peter 1:7
R71 1 Corinthians 15:42,50,53f; Ephesians 6:24; 2 Timothy 1:10
R72 Matthew 25:46
R73 2 Corinthians 12:20; Galatians 5:20; Philippians 1:17; 2:3; James 3:14,16
R74 2 Thessalonians 2:12
R75 Romans 8:35
R76 Acts 3:26; Romans 1:16; 1 Peter 4:17
R77 Romans 2:7; Hebrews 2:7; 1 Peter 1:7
R78 Romans 2:9
R79 Deuteronomy 10:17; Acts 10:34
R80 Acts 2:23; 1 Corinthians 9:21
R81 Matthew 7:21,24ff; John 13:17; James 1:22f,25
R82 Acts 10:35; Romans 1:19; 2:15
R83 Romans 2:14,27
R84 Romans 16:25; 1 Corinthians 15:1; Galatians 1:11; 1 Timothy 1:11; 2 Timothy 2:8
R85 Acts 10:42; 17:31; Romans 3:6; 14:10
R86 Micah 3:11; John 5:45; Romans 2:23; 9:4
R87 Philippians 1:10
R88 Romans 3:31; 2 Timothy 1:13
R89 Matthew 23:3ff
R90 Acts 19:37
R91 Micah 3:11; John 5:45; Romans 2:17; 9:4
R92 Isaiah 52:5; Ezekiel 36:20ff
R93 2 Peter 2:2
R94 Romans 2:13f,27
R95 Jeremiah 4:4; 9:25f
R96 1 Corinthians 7:19
R97 Romans 3:30; Ephesians 2:11
R98 Romans 2:25,27; 8:4
R99 Romans 3:30; Ephesians 2:11
R100 Matthew 12:41
R101 John 8:39; Romans 2:17; 9:6; Galatians 6:15
R102 Philippians 3:3; Colossians 2:11
R103 Deuteronomy 30:6
R104 Romans 2:27; 7:6; 2 Corinthians 3:6
R105 John 5:44; 12:43; 1 Corinthians 4:5; 2 Corinthians 10:18
R106 Deuteronomy 4:8; Psalms 147:19; Romans 9:4
R107 Acts 7:38
R108 Romans 10:16; Hebrews 4:2
R109 Luke 20:16; Romans 3:6,31
R110 Psalms 116:11; Romans 3:7
R111 Psalms 51:4
R112 Romans 5:8; 2 Corinthians 6:4;
R113 Romans 4:1; 7:7; 8:31;
R114 Romans 6:19; 1 Corinthians 9:8; 15:32; Galatians 3:15
R115 Luke 20:16; Romans 3:4,31
R116 Romans 2:16
R117 Romans 3:4
R118 Romans 9:19
R119 Romans 6:1
R120 Romans 3:1
R121 Romans 2:1-29
R122 Romans 1:18-32
R123 Romans 3:19,23; 11:32; Galatians 3:22
R124 Psalms 14:1-3; 53:1-3
R125 Psalms 5:9
R126 Psalms 140:3
R127 Psalms 10:7
R128 Isaiah 59:7f
R129 Psalms 36:1
R130 John 10:34
R131 Romans 2:12
R132 Romans 3:9

 
 

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