Introduction to the book of Romans
Updated: Jul 9
What do experienced commentators say about the book of Romans? Watch this video to find out that and a lot more.
Here are some scripture references discussed in the video:
Habakkuk 2:4 Amplified Bible (AMP) 4 “Look at the proud one, His soul is not right within him, But the righteous will live by his faith [in the true God]. Galatians 3:11 Amplified Bible (AMP) 11 Now it is clear that no one is justified [that is, declared free of the guilt of sin and its penalty, and placed in right standing] before God by the Law, for “The righteous (the just, the upright) shall live by faith.” 1 Corinthians 12 Amplified Bible (AMP) The Use of Spiritual Gifts 12 Now about the spiritual gifts [the special endowments given by the Holy Spirit], brothers and sisters, I do not want you to be uninformed. 2 You know that when you were pagans, you were led off after speechless idols; however you were led off [whether by impulse or habit]. 3 Therefore I want you to know that no one speaking by the [power and influence of the] Spirit of God can say, “Jesus be cursed,” and no one can say, “Jesus Hebrews 10:38 Amplified Bible (AMP) 38 But My righteous one [the one justified by faith] shall live by faith [respecting man’s relationship to God and trusting Him]; And if he draws back [shrinking in fear], My soul has no delight in him. Hebrews 11 Amplified Bible (AMP) The Triumphs of Faith 11 Now faith is the assurance (title deed, confirmation) of things hoped for (divinely guaranteed), and the evidence of things not seen [the conviction of their reality—faith comprehends as fact what cannot be experienced by the physical senses]. 2 For by this [kind of] faith the [a]men of old gained [divine] approval.