Paul’s Letters to the Romans Part 3

This entry is part 3 of 15 in the series Paul's Letter to the Romans

“And they that are Christ’s have crucified the flesh with the affections and lusts. If we live in the Spirit, let us also walk in the Spirit. Let us not be desirous of vain glory, provoking one another, envying one another” (Galatians 5:24-26). Part 3 “First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for you […]

Paul’s Letter to the Romans Part 6

This entry is part 6 of 15 in the series Paul's Letter to the Romans

They (the Romans) were thus puffed up, but Paul was going to preach Jesus, who was thought to be the carpenter’s son, who was brought up in Judea, who had no body guards, who was not encircled in wealth, but even died as a culprit with robbers, and endured many other shameful things; for this reason he says, “I am not […]

Paul’s Letter to the Romans Part 7

This entry is part 7 of 15 in the series Paul's Letter to the Romans

Therefore, he begins this way, but afterwards he introduces the subject of Christ’s judgment. “Against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men who hold the truth in unrighteousness.” Here he shows that the ways of ungodliness are many, and that of truth, one.   Part 7 “Because that which may be known of God is manifest in them; […]

Paul’s Letter to the Romans Part 8

This entry is part 8 of 15 in the series Paul's Letter to the Romans

“And changed the glory of the uncorruptible God into an image made like to corruptible man, and to birds, and fourfooted beasts, and creeping things” (v. 23).  Part 8 The Romans made many errors in not intuitively knowing God. They did not think to know the creator, although they seemed to be wise and had worldly knowledge, […]

Paul’s Letter to the Romans Part 9

This entry is part 9 of 15 in the series Paul's Letter to the Romans

Even Paul grew brighter out of those that thwarted him and plotted against him, Job out of the many scourges, Jeremiah out of the miry pit, Noah out of the flood, Abel out of the treachery, Moses out of the bloodthirsty Jews, and Elisha, each of the worthies of old, not out of relaxedness and softness, but […]