Category Archives: Romans

Romans 6:1b-11 – The life he lives, he lives to God

Romans 6:1b-11 1bShould we continue in sin in order that grace may abound?2By no means! How can we who died to sin go on living in it?3Do you not know that all of us who have been baptized into Christ … Continue reading

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Romans 5:1-8 – While we still were sinners Christ died for us

Romans 5:1-8 1Therefore, since we are justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ,2through whom we have obtained access to this grace in which we stand; and we boast in our hope of sharing the … Continue reading

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Holy Saturday: Romans 6:3-11 – A new baptism

During Holy Saturday, Readings and Responses will be posted on the hour from  7 am to 6 pm Romans 6:3-11 3Do you not know that all of us who have been baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into his death? 4Therefore … Continue reading

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Romans 8:6-11 – To set the mind on the Spirit is life and peace

Romans 8:6-11 6To set the mind on the flesh is death, but to set the mind on the Spirit is life and peace. 7For this reason the mind that is set on the flesh is hostile to God; it does … Continue reading

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Romans 5:1-11 – Christ died for the ungodly…while we were still sinners

Romans 5:1-11 1Therefore, since we are justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, 2through whom we have obtained access to this grace in which we stand; and we boast in our hope of sharing … Continue reading

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Romans 4:1-5, 13-17 – Righteousness of Faith

Romans 4:1-5, 13-17 1What then are we to say was gained by Abraham, our ancestor according to the flesh? 2For if Abraham was justified by works, he has something to boast about, but not before God. 3For what does the … Continue reading

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Romans 5:12-19 – Receive the abundance of grace

Romans 5:12-19 12Therefore, just as sin came into the world through one man, and death came through sin, and so death spread to all because all have sinned — 13sin was indeed in the world before the law, but sin … Continue reading

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Romans 8:22-27 – The Spirit helps us in our weakness

ROMANS 8:22-27 22We know that the whole creation has been groaning in labor pains until now; 23and not only the creation, but we ourselves, who have the first fruits of the Spirit, groan inwardly while we wait for adoption, the redemption … Continue reading

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Romans 4:13-25 He did not weaken in faith when he considered his own body

ROMANS 4:13-25 13For the promise that he would inherit the world did not come to Abraham or to his descendants through the law but through the righteousness of faith. 14If it is the adherents of the law who are to be … Continue reading

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Advent – Romans 16:25-27 – Joy in the prophecy fulfilled through Jesus Christ

ROMANS 16:25-27 25Now to God who is able to strengthen you according to my gospel and the proclamation of Jesus Christ, according to the revelation of the mystery that was kept secret for long ages 26but is now disclosed, and through … Continue reading

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