1 Therefore there is now no condemnation [no guilty verdict, no punishment] for those who are in Christ Jesus [who believe in Him as personal Lord and Savior]. All the churches of Christ (the Messiah) wish to be remembered to you. Sin is the master. She may have held a recognized position within the church. the church that meets in their house. Greet those who belong to the. in the estimation of the apostles, and who were [believers] in Christ before me. Amen.]. This seems so obvious that it need not be said, but God includes it in His Word because Christians within the church do not hold in check some of the very things that cause so much disunity in this world.The apostle entreats us to lay aside the causes of contention so we can live in harmony. 20 The God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet. 3 Greet Prisca and Aquila, my fellow workers in Christ Jesus, 4 who risked their own necks [endangering their very lives] for my life. Self-denial on Behalf of Others. Amen. choice man in the Lord, also his mother [who has been] a mother to me as well. Junias, my kinsmen and [once] my fellow prisoners, who are held in high esteem. 9 Greet Urbanus, our fellow worker in Christ, and my beloved Stachys. The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all. Romans 1. Paul’s helper, who wrote this letter as Paul dictated it, inserted a personal greeting, undoubtedly with Paul’s permission. Phoebe, a deaconess (servant) of the church at. that you may receive her in the Lord [with love and hospitality], as. 19 For the report of your obedience has reached everyone, so that I rejoice over you, but I want you to be wise in what is good and innocent in what is evil. Romans 16:1 Cenchrea, a few miles east of Corinth, served as Corinth’s port and was probably visited by Paul during both his second and third missionary journeys. Paul’s helper, who wrote this letter as Paul dictated it, inserted a personal greeting, undoubtedly with Paul’s permission. The Amplified Bible Romans 16:12. 3 For even Christ did not please Himself; but as it is written [in Scripture], “The reproaches of those who … who risked their own necks [endangering their very lives] for my life. Now I introduce and commend to you our sister Phoebe, a deaconess (servant) of the church at Cenchrea, that you may receive her in the Lord [with love and hospitality], as God’s people ought to. In the context of this verse, if one serves sin, then he is sin's slave. Greet those workers in the Lord, Tryphaena and Tryphosa. Romans 6 New American Standard Bible ... 16 Do you not know that when you present yourselves to someone as slaves for obedience, you are slaves of the one whom you obey, either of sin resulting in death, or of obedience resulting in righteousness? Erastus, the city treasurer, and our brother Quartus, greet you. Early mss do not contain this verse; it was taken from the Latin Vulgate. 25 Now to Him who is able to establish and strengthen you [in the faith] according to my gospel and the preaching of Jesus Christ, according to the revelation of the mystery [of the plan of salvation] which has been kept secret for long ages past, 26 but now has been disclosed and through the prophetic Scriptures has been made known to all the nations, according to the commandment of the eternal God, leading them to obedience to the faith, 27 to the only wise God, through Jesus Christ, be the glory forevermore! Tertius, the writer (scribe) of this letter, greet you in the Lord. The "Amplified" trademark is registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office by The Lockman Foundation. 2 Let each one of us [make it a practice to] please his [ a]neighbor for his good, to build him up spiritually. All rights reserved. 2 Therefore whoever. The Greek and larger context favor this understanding; Andronicus and Junia are not identified as apostles here. Greet Asyncritus, Phlegon, Hermes, Patrobas, Hermas, and the brothers who are with them. Greet Prisca and Aquila, my fellow workers in Christ Jesus. Romans 16: I commend to you our sister Phoebe, a deaconOr "servant"The word "deacon" refers here to a Christian designated to serve with the overseers/elders of the church in a variety of ways; similarly in Phil. 17I urge you, brothers and sisters, to keep your eyes on those who cause dissensions and create obstacles or introduce temptations [for others] to commit sin, [acting in ways] contrary to the … 16 Destruction and misery are in their paths, 17 And they have not known the path of peace.” 18 “ There is no fear of God [and His awesome power] before their eyes.” The Gospel Exalted. 16 Greet one another with a [h]holy kiss. Romans 16:1 Phoebe (“bright,” “pure”) was chosen by Paul as his emissary to deliver this letter to Rome. Greet my beloved Epaenetus, who is the first convert to Christ from [the west coast province of] Asia [Minor]. your obedience has reached everyone, so that I rejoice over you, but I want you to be wise in what is good and innocent in what is evil. a. I commend to you Phoebe our sister: Paul certainly knew the value of what women could do in serving the church. This does not mean making an occasional mistake, falling short of the mark, or wandering from the way. Cenchrea, a few miles east of Corinth, served as Corinth’s port and was probably visited by Paul during both his second and third missionary journeys. Any kind of deception will cause division. Amplified Bible (AMP) Copyright © 2015 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, CA 90631. Amen. holy kiss. 16 Now I introduce and commend to you our sister Phoebe, a deaconess (servant) of the church at Cenchrea, 2 that you may receive her in the Lord [with love and hospitality], as God’s people ought to receive one another. Cenchrea, a few miles east of Corinth, served as Corinth’s port and was probably visited by Paul during both his second and third missionary journeys. And that you may help her in whatever matter she may require assistance from you, for she has been a helper of many, including myself. This letter was written from Corinth near the end of the third journey. I urge you, brothers and sisters, to keep your eyes on those who cause dissensions and create obstacles. And help her in whatever matter she may require assistance from you, for she has been a helper of many including myself [shielding us from suffering]. 16 I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation [from His wrath and punishment] to everyone who believes [in Christ as Savior], to the Jew first and also to the Greek. Amplified Bible (AMP). 1:1 and 1 Tim. Romans 16:1 Phoebe (“bright,” “pure”) was chosen by Paul as his emissary to deliver this letter to Rome. Copyright © 2015 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, CA 90631. His generation was like the days of Elijah, when only a portion of Israel believed the Lord. Apparently Phoebe was on her way to Rome (probably entrusted with this precious letter) and Paul sends an advance recommendatio… 2 For the law of the Spirit of life [which is] in Christ Jesus [the law of our new being] has freed me from the law of sin and of death. By smooth and flattering speech they deceive the hearts of the unsuspecting [the innocent and the naive]. Greet my beloved Epaenetus, who is the first convert to Christ from [the west coast province of] Asia [Minor]. 11 Greet my kinsman Herodion. Verses 1, 2. 1 THEREFORE, [there is] now no condemnation (no adjudging guilty of wrong) for those who are in Christ Jesus, who live [and] walk not after the dictates of the flesh, but after the dictates of the Spirit. All the churches of Christ greet you. The Amplified Bible Romans 11:16 Now if the first handful of dough offered as the firstfruits [Abraham and the patriarchs] is consecrated (holy), so is the whole mass [the nation of Israel]; and if the root [Abraham] is consecrated (holy), so are the branches. Turn away from them. To them not only do I give thanks, but also all the churches of the Gentiles. The "Amplified" trademark is registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office by The Lockman Foundation. the apostles, and who were [believers] in Christ before me. introduce temptations [for others] to commit sin, [acting in ways] contrary to the doctrine which you have learned. 21 Timothy, my fellow worker, sends his greetings to you, as do Lucius, Jason and Sosipater, my kinsmen. Verses 1-20. but now has been disclosed and through the prophetic Scriptures has been made known to all the nations, according to the commandment of the eternal God. Amen. Timothy, my fellow worker, sends his greetings to you, as do Lucius, Jason and Sosipater, my kinsmen. Results Of Justification. Turn away from them. to the only wise God, through Jesus Christ, be the glory forevermore! Believed by some scholars to be the brother of Herod Agrippa I and grandson of Herod the Great. Obedience is submission. 8 Greet Ampliatus, my beloved in the Lord. 22 I, [i]Tertius, the writer (scribe) of this letter, greet you in the Lord. Romans 16:17 (Amplified® Bible) A.F.V A.S.V. 12 Greet those workers in the Lord, Tryphaena and Tryphosa. Now I introduce and commend to you our sister Phoebe, a deaconess (servant) of the church at Cenchrea, that you may receive her in the Lord. Romans 1:16. And that you may help her in whatever matter she may require assistance from you, for she has been a helper of many, including … A traditional act of salutation in the early church. 23 Gaius, who is host to me and to the whole church here, greets you. Greet my kinsman Herodion. 3:8,12. of the church in Cenchreae. Believed by some scholars to be the brother of Herod Agrippa I and grandson of Herod the Great. Romans 8:16 in all English translations. Gaius, who is host to me and to the whole church here, greets you. Romans 16 1 NOW I introduce and commend to you our sister Phoebe, a deaconess of the church at Cenchreae, 2 That you may receive her in the Lord [with a Christian welcome], as saints (God's people) ought to receive one another. This letter was written from Corinth near the end of the third journey. The Amplified Bible Romans 1:16 For I am not ashamed of the Gospel (good news) of Christ, for it is God's power working unto salvation [for deliverance from eternal death] to everyone who believes with a personal trust and a confident surrender and firm reliance, to the Jew first and also to the Greek, Romans 8 Life in the Spirit. I commend to you Phoebe our sister, who is a servant of the church in Cenchrea, that you may receive her in the Lord in a manner worthy of the saints, and assist her in whatever business she has need of you; for indeed she has been a helper of many and of myself also. The God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet. ... Romans 16:17-20. 5 Also greet the church that meets in their house. Phoebe (“bright,” “pure”) was chosen by Paul as his emissary to deliver this letter to Rome. 13 Greet Rufus, an eminent and choice man in the Lord, also his mother [who has been] a mother to me as well. Use of this trademark requires the permission of The Lockman Foundation. 15 Now we who are strong [in our convictions and faith] ought to [patiently] put up with the weaknesses of those who are not strong, and not just please ourselves. Use of this trademark requires the permission of The Lockman Foundation. All the churches of Christ (the Messiah) wish to be remembered to you. 9 Greet Urbanus, our fellow worker in Christ, and my beloved Stachys. 16 Now I introduce and commend to you our sister [a]Phoebe, a deaconess (servant) of the church at [b]Cenchrea, 2 that you may receive her in the Lord [with love and hospitality], as [c]God’s people ought to receive one another. 8 Greet Ampliatus, my beloved in the Lord. 17 I appeal to you, brethren, to be on your guard concerning those who create dissensions and difficulties and cause divisions, in opposition to the doctrine (the teaching) which you have been taught. 16Greet one another with a holy kiss. The [wonderful] grace of our Lord Jesus be with you. 6 Greet Mary, who has worked so hard for you. 1 NOW I introduce and commend to you our sister Phoebe, a deaconess of the church at Cenchreae, 2 That you may receive her in the Lord [with a Christian welcome], as saints (God's people) ought to receive one another. 17 I urge you, brothers and sisters, to keep your eyes on those who cause dissensions and create obstacles or introduce temptations [for others] to commit sin, [acting in ways] contrary to the doctrine which you have learned. All rights reserved. God’s people ought to receive one another. The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, CA 90631, All rights reserved. 18 For such people do not serve our Lord Christ, but their own appetites and base desires. Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about with our new, Amplified Study Bible, Large Print, Imitation Leather, Brown, Amplified Thinline Holy Bible--bonded leather, burgundy, Amplified Compact Holy Bible--soft leather-look, camel/burgundy, Amplified Large-Print Bible--bonded leather, burgundy, Amplified Holy Bible: Captures the Full Meaning Behind the Original Greek and Hebrew - eBook. Greet Mary, who has worked so hard for you. To them not only do I give thanks, but also all the churches of the Gentiles. strengthen you [in the faith] according to my gospel and the preaching of Jesus Christ, according to the revelation of the mystery [of the plan of salvation] which has been kept secret for long ages past. For such people do not serve our Lord Christ, but their own appetites and base desires. Greet Urbanus, our fellow worker in Christ, and my beloved Stachys. 1 Let every person be subject to the governing authorities. 10 Greet Apelles, the one tested and approved in Christ. 3 For what the Law could not do [that is, overcome sin and remove its penalty, its power] being weakened by the flesh … he [wonderful] grace of our Lord Jesus be with you. Early mss do not contain this verse; it was taken from the Latin Vulgate. Erastus, the city treasurer, and our brother Quartus, greet you. Greet my dear Persis, who has worked so hard in the Lord. Greet those of the. - K. Commendation of Phoebe, and salutations to Christians at Rome. By smooth and flattering speech they deceive the hearts of the unsuspecting [the innocent and the naive]. Be Subject to Government. Romans 6:15-16. Salute those workers in the Lord, Tryphaena and Tryphosa. http://www.lockman.org. We often speak of disfellowshipping those who cause division. 16 Greet one another with a holy (consecrated) kiss. Romans 16:23 Amplified Bible (AMP) 23 Gaius, who is host to me and to the whole church here, greets you. approved in Christ. Greet Philologus and Julia, Nereus and his sister, and Olympas, and all. Romans 16:7 Or Junia (feminine). And that you may help her in whatever matter she may require assistance from you, for she has been a helper of many, … Romans 16:1-16 Amplified Bible (AMP) Greetings and Love Expressed. Romans 8:16 Amplified Bible (AMP) 16 The Spirit Himself testifies and confirms together with our spirit [assuring us] that we [believers] are children of God. This section begins with disfellowshipping because it is a biblical means of dealing with brethren who are trying to deceive others. This letter was written from Corinth near the end of the third journey. Greet my beloved Persis, who has worked hard in the Lord. Romans 16 Amplified Bible (AMP) Greetings and Love Expressed. The Greek and larger context favor this understanding; Andronicus and Junia are not identified as apostles here. Greet those who belong to the household of. 2 For the law of the Spirit of life [which is] in Christ Jesus [the law of our new being] has set you free from the law of sin and of death. She may have held a recognized position within the church. Romans 16:2 Lit the saints. She may have held a recognized position within the church. 24 [j][The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all. She may have held a recognized position within the church. Romans 16 Personal Greetings. 10 Greet Apelles, the one tested and approved in Christ. And that you may help her in whatever matter she may require assistance from you, for she has been a helper of many, including myself. 17 For in the gospel the righteousness of God is revealed, both springing from faith and leading to faith [disclosed in a way that awakens more faith]. Paul is referring to sin that is dominating the life, that is lived in as a way of life. Greet those who belong to the household of [f]Aristobulus. This letter was written from Corinth near the end of the third journey. 14 Greet Asyncritus, Phlegon, Hermes, Patrobas, Hermas, and the brothers who are with them. Paul, an Israelite, is proof of that. 7 Greet Andronicus and [d]Junias, my kinsmen and [once] my fellow prisoners, who are held in high esteem [e]in the estimation of the apostles, and who were [believers] in Christ before me. Romans 14:16 (Amplified® Bible) A.F.V ... Verse Comparison: Romans 14:16. 14 For sin will no longer be a master over you, since you are not under Law [as slaves], but under [unmerited] grace [as recipients of God’s favor and mercy]. Romans 16:1 Cenchrea, a few miles east of Corinth, served as Corinth’s port and was probably visited by Paul during both his second and third missionary journeys. I am not ashamed of the Gospel of Christ - This text is best illustrated by Isaiah 28:16; Isaiah 49:23, quoted by the apostle, Romans 10:11: For the Scripture saith, Whosoever believeth on him, shall not be ashamed; i.e. - I commend unto you Phoebe our sister (i.e. 15 Greet Philologus and Julia, Nereus and his sister, and Olympas, and all [g]God’s people who are with them. For there is no authority except from God [granted by His permission and sanction], and those which exist have been put in place by God. Amplified outline. Erastus, the city treasurer, and our brother Quartus, greet you. Greet those of the household of Narcissus, who are in the Lord. Greet my beloved Persis, who has worked hard in the Lord. 16 Now I introduce and commend to you our sister Phoebe, a deaconess (servant) of the church at Cenchrea, 2 that you may receive her in the Lord [with love and hospitality], as God’s people ought to receive one another. Phoebe (“bright,” “pure”) was chosen by Paul as his emissary to deliver this letter to Rome. A traditional act of salutation in the early church. Romans 5. She may have held a recognized position within the church. Romans 16 AMP - Romans 16 AMP | Biblica. Romans 14:19. God always preserves a grace remnant of Israel, a small number of people who understand grace and accept salvation through faith. All the churches of Christ greet you. But offer yourselves to God [in a decisive act] as those alive [raised] from the dead [to a new life], and your members [all of your abilities—sanctified, set apart] as instruments of righteousness [yielded] to God. All the churches of Christ greet you. Romans 11:1-10. Romans 14:15 : Romans 14:17 >> American Standard Version Let not then your good be evil spoken of: Amplified® Bible Do not therefore let what seems good to you be considered an evil thing [by someone else]. 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